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The China study : the most comprehensive study of nutrition ever conducted and the startling implications for diet, weight loss and long-term health

Author: T Colin Campbell; Thomas M Campbell, II
Publisher: Dallas, TX : BenBella Books, Inc., [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Deluxe revised and expanded editionView all editions and formats
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This work presents the results of a large study of diet and death rates from cancer in adults across China and Taiwan and explains the study's significance and what it reveals about the implications of poor nutrition. While revealing that proper nutrition can have a dramatic effect on reducing and reversing these ailments as well as obesity, this text calls into question the practices of many of the current dietary  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: T Colin Campbell; Thomas M Campbell, II
ISBN: 1941631568 9781941631560 9781942952831 194295283X
OCLC Number: 1016410003
Description: xxx, 451 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: The China study. Problems we face, solutions we need --
A house of proteins --
Turning off cancer --
Lessons from China --
Diseases of affluence. Broken hearts --
Obesity --
Diabetes --
Common cancers : breast, prostate, large bowel (colon and rectal) --
Autoimmune diseases --
Wide-ranging effects : bone, kidney, eye, and brain diseases --
The good nutrition guide. Eating right : eight principles of food and health --
How to eat --
Why haven't you heard this before? Science, the dark side --
Scientific reductionism --
The "science" of industry --
Government : it is for the people? --
Big medicine : whose health are they protecting? --
Academia --
Repeating histories --
Afterward --
Q & A : protein effect in experimental rat studies --
Experimental design of the China Study --
The "vitamin" D connection.
Responsibility: T. Colin Campbell, PhD, Thomas M. Campbell II, MD.

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"[These] findings from the most comprehensive large study ever undertaken of the relationship between diet and the risk of developing disease are challenging much of American dietary dogma."--The New Read more...

 
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