Inconvenient truth or public health threat?

Chris Bateman


For Tim Noakes, the University of Cape Town’s ‘great centenary debate’ on what constitutes a healthy diet was a ‘kangaroo court’, deliberately set up to discredit the ‘inconvenient and threatening truths’ behind his relatively recent and much-touted high-fat, no sugar, no carbohydrates eating regimen.

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Chris Bateman, HMPG

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High-fat diet, cholesterol, carbohydrates

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South African Medical Journal 2013;103(2):69-71. DOI:10.7196/SAMJ.6663

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Date submitted: 2012-12-31
Date published: 2013-01-17

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