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The China Study

Author: T. Colin Campbell & Thomas Campbell

Last Updated: 24 July 2021Published On: 12 August 2015

In The China Study, Dr. T. Colin Campbell details the connection between nutrition and heart disease, diabetes, and cancer.

Blue cover with white lettering

The China Study

Author:T. Colin Campbell & Thomas Campbell

Last Updated: 24 July 2021Published On: 12 August 2015

In The China Study, Dr. T. Colin Campbell details the connection between nutrition and heart disease, diabetes, and cancer.

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The China Study Overview

Even today, as trendy diets and a weight-loss frenzy, sweep the nation, two-thirds of adults are still obese and children are being diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes, typically an “adult” disease, at an alarming rate. If we’re obsessed with being thin more so than ever before, why are Americans stricken with heart disease as much as we were 30 years ago?

In The China Study, Dr. T. Colin Campbell details the connection between nutrition and heart disease, diabetes, and cancer. The report also examines the source of nutritional confusion produced by powerful lobbies, government entities, and opportunistic scientists. The New York Times has recognized the study as the “Grand Prix of epidemiology” and the “most comprehensive large study ever undertaken of the relationship between diet and the risk of developing a disease.”

The China Study is not a diet book. Dr. Campbell cuts through the haze of misinformation and delivers an insightful message to anyone living with cancer, diabetes, heart disease, obesity, and those concerned with the effects of aging.

About the Authors

T. Colin Campbell, PhD, is the project director of the China-Oxford-Cornell Diet and Health Project (the China Study), a 20-year study of nutrition and health. He is a Jacob Gould Schurman Professor Emeritus of nutritional biochemistry at Cornell University. In more than 40 years of research, he has received more than 70 grant years of peer-reviewed research funding and authored more than 300 research papers. He lives in Ithaca, New York. Thomas M. Campbell II lives in Ithaca, New York.

Editorial Reviews

“[These] findings from the most comprehensive large study ever undertaken of the relationship between diet and the risk of developing disease are challenging much of American dietary dogma.” — The New York Times

 

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