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Dr. Eric Thorn on Saturated Fats and Cardiovascular Disease, Published in Medscape

Dr. Eric Thorn

Medscape published an opinion written by Dr. Eric Thorn with VHC Physician Group – Cardiology with Best-selling author Nina Teicholz on saturated fat and cardiovascular disease, in response to a new Presidential Advisory issued by American Heart Association (AHA). Dr. Thorn and Teicholz disagree with the AHA’s Advisory that saturated fats cause heart disease, stating that ” the AHA paper is an outlier, with at least nine other expert reviews finding weak to nonexistent evidence for this link.”

To read their full response, please click here.


July 23, 2017 – The LA Times posted an Op-Ed authored by Nina Teicholz titled “Don’t believe the American Heart Assn. — butter, steak and coconut oil aren’t likely to kill you” that was based on the full analysis of the AHA advisory written by Teicholz and Dr. Eric Thorn and published on Medscape.

To read the full article, please click here.

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