Summary of the Lecture - Part Six


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Part One An introduction.

part two Finding a Heart Healthy Diet.

Part Three The Standard American Diet and it's Effects.

Part Four Lipophobia and the Sugar Debate.

Part Five Nutritional Ketosis is Normal.

Part Six: (This Page) The Obesidemic Environment and Commercial Influence.

Part Seven Professionals Oppose the Paradigm.

Part Eight Sources of Expertise and Some Suggestions.

Part Nine Questions and Answers (To be developed).

You can ask a question here if you wish.

We've Known abut Fattening Carbohydrates for a Long Time

William Banting told us that carbohydrates were fattening, in 1886, it was in medical text books in the 1960's, it was common knowledge in women's magazines. Yet the Dietary Guidelines of the 1980's tell us that fat makes us fat.

Childhood obesity is a problem, and the New Zealand Plan to reverse childhood obesity, aims to increase the amount of exercise children do, and to reduce the fat in their diet. The issue of excess sugar and carbohydrate is ignored.

Part Six: The Obesidemic Environment and Commercial Influence. (About 12 Minutes)

He who pays the piper calls the tune.

Framingham Heart Study - Results

Women's Health Initiative

Women's Health Initiative. Failure or Success.

Dr Elizabeth Nabel

NZ Ministry of Health: Childhood Obesity Plan

The Obesidemic Environment

The Influence of Sugar Australia

The British Nutritional Foundation

Weetbix in NZ Schools?

Milo - Energy for NZ Kids?

Part Seven

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