Coca Cola Research Funding

coke-vintageCoca Cola has spent a huge amount in research in the last five years. The result appears to be that the sugar in Coca Cola isn’t bad for you. This would be just an insane joke were it not for the fact that many will believe these “paid for” results and guzzle untold quantities of soda to their direct and unequivocal detriment.

Red Meat Is Healthy – Says the China Study Data

Recently WHO caused a big stir by announcing that processed meat was carcinogenic, and that red meat “might be.” Here we take a look at the China Study data. (Not the book (aka the vegan bible), but the raw data

By red meat, WHO means mammal meat. Processed meat could be carcinogenic. It depends on how it was processed. Non-processed meat that was raised in unsanitary conditions is not healthy either. Finally, consuming huge quantities of red meat (or anything else) is not healthy.

Death by Committee

The World Health Organization (WHO) takes up a political cudgel with which to kill people.4713747928_cb494a54a3_z

Recently the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), an arm of WHO, met and “assessed more than 800 epidemiological studies that investigated the association of cancer with consumption of red meat or processed meat in many countries, from several continents, with diverse ethnicities and diets.” That sounds good; even science like. By the way “red meat” was understood to be “beef, veal, pork, lamb, mutton, horse, or goat meat.” And…”processed meats contain pork or beef, but might also contain other red meats, poultry, offal (eg, liver), or meat byproducts such as blood.”