Our obsession with fats and carbs means we’re looking at nutrition all wrong

Our obsession with fats and carbs means we’re looking at nutrition all wrong

By David Raubenheimer and Stephen Simpson Updated May 18, 2018 11:32:09 Photo: We demonise fats, carbs and salt by implying that reducing their intake alone will solve the problem of obesity, but it won’t. (iStockPhoto) Related Story: Gene mutation drives compulsion to eat fatty foods Related Story: Are kids’ menus …

WHO wants to strip trans fats from global food supply in five years

WHO wants to strip trans fats from global food supply in five years

Updated May 15, 2018 10:49:20 The World Health Organisation (WHO) wants industrially-produced trans fats — linked with 500,000 deaths worldwide each year — stripped out of the global food supply within five years. Key points: Denmark was the first country to impose strict restrictions on trans fats It saw a …