Really Eat Right Archives

  • Oct 5, 2017 1

    Are Government Nutrition Recommendations Killing Us?

    A brand new study suggests the answer may be yes. The study, published in The Lancet, is the first major study to look at all-cause mortality and cardiovascular disease and nutrition. Here are just two of the major takeaways High carb diets are killing many of us around the world. The study ...

  • Apr 6, 2017 1

    Animal Poop in Your Water?

    Don’t we have a right to at least some information? A recent court case offers mixed results for transparency on factory farms. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the American Farm Bureau Federation, and the National Pork Producers Council have been locked in litigation for years over the ...

  • Mar 28, 2017 3

    Candy Consumption = Weight Loss—Say Candymakers

    Remember the Golden Rule? Whoever has the gold makes the rules! The same can hold true for a “scientific study.” Whoever foots the bill dictates the results! This sad reality was seen recently when the National Confectioner’s Association funded a “scientific” paper which found that kids wh...

  • Mar 21, 2017 19

    Want Alzheimer’s? Keep Consuming Sugar

    A new study shows a strong link between sugar consumption and Alzheimer’s, but cronyism will likely keep many Americans from hearing about it. Action Alert! A study by British researchers has identified a link between a diet high in sugar and the onset of Alzheimer’s disease. High blood sugar le...

  • Feb 21, 2017 14

    Fake Organics Flooding US Market

    The feds are definitely aware of the problem, but they aren’t doing a thing about it. Action Alert! Organic corn exports from Turkey to the US have exploded. Compared to the same six-month time period in 2015, the dollar value of organic corn imports from Turkey during the first six months of 2...

  • Apr 5, 2016 6

    Dissent Silenced in Nutrition Debate

    What are the supporters of the government’s “US Dietary Guidelines for Americans” afraid of? Last week, investigative journalist and author Nina Teicholz was disinvited from participating in a panel discussion at the Consumer Federation of America’s National Food Policy Conference. Other pan...

  • Feb 2, 2016 16

    “Diet Coke Is Healthier than Water!”

    This is according to a bizarre new Coca-Cola-funded study. Here we go again. We’ve reported frequently on the subversion of science at the hands of industry, but this one takes the cake. A new obesity study led by Prof. Peter Rogers, PhD, of the University of Bristol, arrives at the following conc...

  • Jan 12, 2016 4

    Who Will Give Us Trustworthy Diet Advice?

    Not the government. Not most doctors. This is why we need to protect health coaches. Action Alert! The government’s advice is completely tainted by special interest influence, politics, and a refusal to admit mistakes. This was illustrated again by last week’s report from the Departments of Heal...