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4.02V Junk Science and Our Food. 4.02V Junk Science. Guidelines for selecting food. 4.02V Junk Science. Diet. Webster says: Diet is the food and drink regularly provided or consumed Diet is the kind and amount of food prescribed for a special reason. 4.02V Junk Science.

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Guidelines for selecting food
Guidelines for selecting food

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4 02v junk science and our food
Diet

Webster says:

Diet is the food and drink regularly provided or consumed

Diet is the kind and amount of food prescribed for a special reason

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4 02v junk science and our food

Top Fad Diets in 2009

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4 02v junk science and our food

provides timely and objective food and nutrition information for consumers, and health professionals.

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Red flags for junk science
Red Flags for consumers, and health professionals.for Junk Science

  • Recommendations that promise a quick fix

  • Dire warnings of danger from a single product or regimen

  • Claims that sound too good to be true

  • Simplistic conclusions drawn from a complex study

  • Recommendations based on a single study

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Red flags for junk science1
Red Flags for consumers, and health professionals.for Junk Science

6.Dramatic statements that are refuted by reputable scientific organizations

7. Lists of “good” and “bad” foods

8. Recommendations made to help sell a product

9. Recommendations based on studies published without peer review

10.Recommendations from studies that ignore differences among individuals or groups

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Use media to find
Use media to find: for consumers, and health professionals.

Food supplement and diet advertisements

Determine if the claims raise a red flag

Make a copy of the ad

What statements raise a red flag for you?

Why would you disregard the claim?

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