Quote:The point the study made was more general: pasta did not deserve its fattening reputation. So, yes, on balance, more good news to add to the menu, now that a glass of red wine a day has been shown to increase levels of good cholesterol, coffee to guard against Parkinson’s, and chocolate to ward off Alzheimer’s. We are no longer told to stint on the butter, because fat turned out not to cause people to literally “get fat”, but on the other hand we must on no account eat any more poisonous bacon. Food scares and health guidelines now revolve so fast that it can only be a matter of time before the demon sugar gets rehabilitated or somehow kale turns out to be carcinogenic.
Let is be that bacon is necessary for vital bodily functions.
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