Report claims sugar industry hid connection to heart disease for decades - The Washington Post The investigators cite newly uncovered documents indicating that the findings of an unfavorable industry-funded study were never released.
50 Years Ago, Sugar Industry Quietly Paid Scientists To Point Blame At Fat
LAST YEAR'S REPORT: HOW THE SUGAR INDUSTRY FUNDED RESEARCH TO DEMONIZE FAT The sugar industry paid prestigious Harvard scientists to publish research saying fat - not sugar - was a key cause of heart disease, newly unveiled documents reveal.
We've long known that many industries work hard to influence federal research and policy, putting profit before the public health. And now, recently uncovered documents show that the sugar industry spent over a decade fighting federal research on too.