Tuesday, May 13, 2014

ABC failing on fat facts

From The Australian...

ABC admits Catalyst health show erred on fat facts.


A BELATED admission by the ABC that popular television science program Catalyst had demonstrated bias against mainstream medicine has been welcomed by health groups.
Catalyst sparked controversy seven months ago with a two-part special that described the link between saturated fats, cholesterol and heart disease as “the biggest myth in medical history’’ and downplayed the benefits of anti-cholesterol drugs known as statins.


1 comment:

  1. The BMJ has retracted parts of papers regarding statins:

    http://retractionwatch.com/2014/05/14/bmj-authors-take-back-inaccurate-statin-safety-statements/

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