95% of Committee Members Advising on U.S. Dietary Guidelines Had Ties to Big Pharma, Big Food

A study released Monday found 95% — 19 of the 20 members — of the U.S. government-run committee responsible for establishing dietary guidelines for Americans have one or more conflicts of interest (COIs) with industry actors in Big Food, Big Ag and Big Pharma. The U.S. Dietary Guidelines for Americans Advisory Committee (DGAC) sets the guidelines used by U.S. policymakers, healthcare providers, nutrition … Continue reading 95% of Committee Members Advising on U.S. Dietary Guidelines Had Ties to Big Pharma, Big Food