More Evidence We Don’t Want Government Giving Dietary Guidelines

For years the government’s dietary guidelines scared us away from whole milk—and made us unhealthier! Since the Washington Post is a mainstream media outlet, I am surprised it is willing to admit how unscientific the government’s advice has been: “For decades, the government steered millions away from whole milk. Was that wrong?” U.S. dietary guidelines have long recommended that people steer clear of whole milk, and for decades, Americans have obeyed. Whole milk sales shrunk. It was Read more […]

Food Fight; Food Rebellion! Schools Pushing Against Michelle Obama’s “Healthy” Food Regime

The idea that “whole grain” foods are good for you is taken for granted by our government-health complex. But there are real reasons to question it. The bottom line is that it still all turns into sugar by the time what we eat is absorbed into our blood stream. Maybe you disagree with my assessment. But the Federal Government has decided that the various scientific paradigms being discussed throughout the country don’t matter. They are telling us what to eat. And the kids don’t like Read more […]

Connecticut Bill Mandates Only Unhealthy Milk for Childcare

Back in February I heard a great story on NPR that I wanted to share with as wide an audience as possible. But I didn’t post it here on Political Outcast because this is a political blog. My interest in health research is not really an appropriate topic. The NPR story was about whole milk. “The Full-Fat Paradox: Whole Milk May Keep Us Lean.” The reason we’re told to limit dairy fat seems pretty straightforward. The extra calories packed into the fat are bad for our waistlines — that’s the Read more […]