The data do not support the idea that the low-fat dietary guidelines caused the obesity epidemic. (A scholarly debate: Dr. Ludwig’s response–Part 2 in the macronutrient trend series.)

Reading Time: 3 minutes In response to my first post, Dr. Ludwig responded with his own. I have recopied it here in full, with his permission. Additionally, for illustration, I have added figures from several of the papers that he references in the appropriate places in the text. (Originally posted January 10, 2018 on Medium: https://medium.com/@davidludwigmd/hi-kevin-appreciate-the-scholarly-debate-58a6b7df1bff. Copied in full, … Continue reading The data do not support the idea that the low-fat dietary guidelines caused the obesity epidemic. (A scholarly debate: Dr. Ludwig’s response–Part 2 in the macronutrient trend series.)