Tag: "dietary guidelines"

Diabetes Diet: Vested Interests Rig Dietary Guidelines

| October 20, 2015 | Comments (0)

This is my 200th blog post on The Real Diabetes Truth and I have chosen a subject of major importance to us all. Every five years, the US government updates its Dietary Guidelines for Americans. They are intended to provide authoritative advice on diet and nutrition and are described as “the cornerstone of Federal nutrition […]

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The Official Dietary Guidelines For Diabetics Have It All Wrong

| July 3, 2014 | Comments (1)

New figures show that the UK has the third highest rate of obesity in Western Europe, with 67 per cent of men and 57 per cent of women being overweight or obese1. At the same time, the number of people with diabetes in the UK has climbed to almost three million, with 90 per cent […]

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