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Dr. Walter Willett

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  • Does Coconut Oil Clog Arteries?
    Does Coconut Oil Clog Arteries?
    Sellers of coconut oil use a beef industry tactic to downplay the risks associated with the saturated fat in their products.
  • Harvard’s Meat and Mortality Studies
    Harvard’s Meat and Mortality Studies
    Monday, March 12, 2012, the Harvard Health Professionals Follow-up Study and the Harvard Nurses' Health Study concluded that red meat consumption was associated with living a significantly shorter...
  • Plant Protein Preferable
    Plant Protein Preferable
    Since foods are a package deal, Dr. Walter Willet, the Chair of Harvard's nutrition department, recommends we emphasize plant sources of protein rather than animal sources.