Gary Taubes explains the Nutrition Science Initiative

Health journalist Gary Taubes discusses the Nutrition Science Initiative (NuSI), which he co-founded with Peter Attia, M.D. Taubes says some of the research on nutrition is ambiguous, and that NuSI will determine what is still an open question and help organize new experiments.

Former UC Berkeley lecturer challenges conventional diets

Leading science journalist launches campaign against American nutritional guidelines citing faulty science

Gary Taubes whose 2002 New York Times Magazine article on what he calls “the myth of the low-fat diet” became the talk of the nutrition community has launched a new initiative to compel scientists and health officials to re-examine nutrition guidelines.
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