The International Network of Cholesterol Skeptics





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Here you will find links to material that has been added to this site during the last year. Authors who are members of THINCS are marked with an asterisk. 

David Diamond* How Bad Science and Big Business created the Obesity Epidemic A brilliant lecture (two videos) 

A follow-up of David Diamond*s lecture (see above)

ZoŽ Harcombe' Because Everything You Think About Obesity is Wrong

Justin Smith: Statin Nation. A film exposing the over-prescription of cholesterol-lowering medications and the misrepresentation of medicaL evidence. With interviews of several members of THINCS. Listen also to an interview with the producer and director Justin Smith (starts at 8.05)

Duane Graveline.* Adverse drug reports for Lipitor

Stephanie Seneff*, G*lyn Wainwright*, Luca Mascitelli*. Alzheimer: Nutrition and Alzheimer's disease: The detrimental role of a high carbohydrate diet

CBN: Starving cancer: Ketogenic diet a key to recovery including an interview with our member Domonique dīAgostino

ZoŽ Harcombe*: The Britiush Heart Foundtion & Flora pro.activan unhealthy relationship

ZoŽ Harcombe* High ntake of saturated fat & sperm quality in Danish men

JÝrgen Vesti Nelsen* A lowcarb diet is effective in type 1 diabetes as well

ZoŽ Harcombe*: How to solve the obesity crisis.

Anne Crignon: Interview with Professor Philippe Eden in  Le Nouvel Observateur (in French): "Et si le cholesterol n'etait pas dangeroux?"

Anne Crignon: Interview with Uffe Ravnskov in Le Nouvel Observateur (in French): "Cholestťrol: La recherche est aux mains du lobby pharmaceutique"

Uffe Ravnskov*: The cholesterol campaign and its misleading dietary advices. Talk in Oslo at a conference organized by The Norwegian Heart and Lung Patient Organisation. Video.

ZoŽ Harcombe* Food for thought. Have we been giving the wrong dietary advice? (Second paper from above)

Justin Smith: Statin Nation. First 13 minutes

Glen D. Lawrence. Dietary fats and health: dietary recommendations in the context of scientific evidence  

Stephanie Seneff* Statins, Pregnancy, Sepsis, Cancer, Heart Failure: a Critical Analysis.

Sherif Sultan, Niamh Hynes. The Ugly Side of Statins. Systemic Appraisal of the Contemporary Un-Known Unknowns

Uffe Ravnskov*: Guideline insanity

Peter GÝtzsche, director of Nordic Cochrane, has published a revealing book: Deadly Medicine and Organized Crime. No, he had not been acused by the drug ndustry because he has documented his accusations with more than 900 references.

Two revealing TV-shows from ABC TV Australia by Mariann Demasi. Here is part one and here is part 2. Donīt miss them!

Dr. Mercola: The Ugly Side of Statins: Systemic Appraisal of the Contemporary Unknown Unknown

James and Hannahīs new book: How statin drugs really lower cholesterol & kill you one cell at a time.  ZoŽ Harcombe* has reviewed the book here and there is a short review on Youtube







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