Posted on 25/03/2020
UK cardiologist Dr Aseem Malhotra explains his strong opinions on the deleterious health effects of too much sugar in this 10 minute interview filmed in April 2016 .
His comments on the sugar issue are well worth noting, but so are the comments he makes on the ever present problem of research bias.
It is widely acknowledged that when those funding the research have a vested interest in its outcomes (as is often the case in the research climate of the modern era) it is very difficult – and sometimes even dangerous – to take the findings of that research at face value.
Unfortunately, this situation is unlikely to change any time soon, so until it does: caveat emptor.
But, in the meantime, if you’d like a bit of a laugh, check this out.