Dr. Barry Sears Dr. Sears Comments:

I am wondering why people are shocked about this.  It is the standard practice of drug companies to give far greater sums of money to promote their newest products under the guise of breaking research.  It is just that the Sugar Association did a much better job of covering their tracks for 50 years.

 

Sugar Industry Quashed Link Between Sugar And Heart Disease Over 50 Years Ago, Says Report

In the 1960’s, the sugar industry paid for and influenced research that shifted blame for heart disease away from sugar and onto dietary cholesterol and saturated fat, says a new paper in JAMA Internal Medicine.