145: Denise Minger's Low-fat History Lesson

Special guest Denise Minger joins me to discuss her latest, epic blog post titled, IN DEFENSE OF LOW FAT: A CALL FOR SOME EVOLUTION OF THOUGHT. Topics include: the history of the low-fat diet, the Kempner Rice Diet, Lester Morrison, Roy Swank, Nathan Pritikin, Ancel Keys, whole foods diet vs. low-fat, Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn’s cardiovascular disease studies, the reversal of heart disease, the dietary guidelines, holism vs. reductionism, “carbosis,” as well as Denise’s new consulting offering. There are Moment of Paleo and After the Bell segments, too.

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