The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet

Red meat, eggs, and whole milk should never have been vilified and belong in our diet. This thoroughly researched and captivating expose of the dietary guidelines first introduced in the USA and later adopted by the UK flies in the face of the dogma we are subjected to on a daily basis and proves, without …

A Biography of Ancel Keys (1904 – 2004) The Man Behind Our Dietary Debacle

Ancel Keys was born in Colorado Springs USA in 1904. During his youth, he left high school to pursue odd jobs, such as shoveling bat guano in Arizona. He eventually finished his secondary education and was admitted to the University of California at Berkeley in 1922. For a brief time, he took up a job …

What’s The Beef?

Nina Teicholz, the New York Times bestselling investigative science journalist, has played a major role in challenging conventional wisdom on dietary fat. Her groundbreaking book, 'The Big Fat Surprise', looks at whether we have been wrong to assume that fat, causes disease. She has been published in the New York Times, the New Yorker, the British …