Why Is the Federal Government Afraid of Fat? – The New York Times

Despite a growing body of evidence in favor of fat in our diets, government policy continues to press against it.

Source: Why Is the Federal Government Afraid of Fat? – The New York Times

Dariush Mozaffarian is dean ­of the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University. David S. Ludwig is the director of the Obesity Prevention Center at Boston Children’s Hospital and the author of the forthcoming book “Always Hungry? Conquer Cravings, Retrain Your Fat Cells, and Lose Weight Permanently.”