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The Wrongheadedness of the Food Pyramid and Its Disciples


#1

After several decades and studies that guided professors to recommend wrong dietary guidelines that may have harmed people. Here is a article about their folly.http://www.Washingtonpost.com/news/WP/2015/02/10/feds-poised-to-withdraw-longstanding-warnings-about-dietary-cholesterol/?utm_term=.5db705b42298


#2

Yeah definitely designed for american farmers, grains first in pyramid, i remember when Reagan voted on letting them call ketchup ( corn syrup ) a vegetable, in school lunches.
If you ate by the food pyramid you could live on frozen pizza.


#3

Yeah, total garbage like the study decades ago from Ancell Keys which shaped our thinking about heart disease with devastating affect.