The money behind the fight over healthy eating

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When Nina Teicholz called out the authors of the federal dietary recommendations for shoddy science and conflicts of interest in a prominent medical journal late last month, she left out some key details about herself.

While she presents herself as a journalist, her approach is more crusading than impartial. Her most recent book is a take-down of the nutrition establishment called, The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet, which advocates the health benefits of a high-fat diet