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    The folly of the American Diabetes Association’s dietary recommendations

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    The folly of the American Diabetes Association’s dietary recommendations

    Post by graham64 on Tue Oct 02 2018, 22:17

    An eminent diabetologist, Dr Ralph DeFronzo, described the deterioration into diabetes in the Lilley Lecture of 1987, the pre-eminent forum of accumulated medical wisdom and insight:

    http://www.survivediabetes.com/Essay/Folly.htm

    It's a long read but worth the time  Very Happy


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    Post by chris c on Tue Oct 02 2018, 23:10

    The ADA eventually pulled this page, so some of the low carb antis claimed it had never existed.

    Wayback Machine to the rescue

    https://web.archive.org/web/20040203222331/http://www.diabetes.org/nutrition-and-recipes/nutrition/starches.jsp
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    Post by graham64 on Tue Oct 02 2018, 23:29

    @chris c wrote:The ADA eventually pulled this page, so some of the low carb antis claimed it had never existed.

    Wayback Machine to the rescue

    https://web.archive.org/web/20040203222331/http://www.diabetes.org/nutrition-and-recipes/nutrition/starches.jsp

    Looks similar to DUK advice though they don't try to hide it  Rolling Eyes


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    Re: The folly of the American Diabetes Association’s dietary recommendations

    Post by chris c on Thu Oct 04 2018, 22:08

    That was an excellent read! Took me back in time to when I was on newsgroups. Mary Gannon and Frank Q Nuttall were paid by the ADA and did a load of low carb research - what they called a LoBAG diet - low biologically active glucose. When they kept coming up with the wrong results their grant was terminated and the links to their papers on the ADA site were severed though the papers remained if you knew where to find them.

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    https://www.carbwarscookbooks.com/so-close/

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