Great paper in confirming what we already know. 1. Dietary saturated fat does NOT clog the arteries & from some foods may be protective 2. Lowering cholesterol from polyunsaturated fats may be harmful Eat REAL food to beat heart disease!
A focus on total saturated fat might have the unintended consequence of misleading governments, consumers, and industry towards promoting foods low in saturated fat but rich in refined starch and sugar, says this #BMJAnalysis
Another brick in the wall.... a distinguished group of european and US nutrition scientists argue that the WHO 2018 guidelines on reducing #saturatedfat at all costs and replacing with other fats should be revised and are counterproductive.
The WHO draft guidelines on dietary saturated and trans fatty acids recommend reducing intake of saturated fatty acids. Yet will a focus on total saturated fat have unintended consequences? This #BMJAnalysis says it risks reducing intake of important foods
Experts question WHO advice to reduce saturated fat to curb chronic disease in today. Recommendations might reduce intake of important foods for preventing disease and improving health, they argue
Music to my ears.....recognition of the importance of food matrix as well as the different SFA’s when it comes to the effect of SFA on health. Known for a long time....but with little recognition. An area we are researching .
A focus on total saturated fat might have the unintended consequence of misleading governments, consumers, and industry towards promoting foods low in saturated fat but rich in refined starch and sugar, says this #BMJAnalysis
WHO draft guidelines on dietary saturated and trans fatty acids: time for a new approach?
WHO draft guidelines on dietary saturated and trans fatty acids: time for a new approach? #Food #Dairy
Fascinating. “WHO draft guidelines on dietary saturated and trans fatty acids: time for a new approach?” ⁦
WHO draft guidelines on dietary saturated and trans fatty acids: time for a new approach?