Donor challenge: Your generous donation will be matched 2-to-1 right now. Your $5 becomes $15! Dear Internet Archive Supporter,. I ask only once a year. Herman Taller, MD, of New York, author of the best-selling book Calories Don’t Count, was indicted March 11 by a federal grand jury primarily on charges of. Calories Don’t Count has 1 rating and 1 review. Brandon said: This is an old diet book from the 60’s that was cited by Gary Taubes, the author.

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Calories don’t count

Create a free personal account to make a comment, download free article PDFs, sign up for alerts and more. There is no easy, simple substitute. Here is a link to that story: The omission is a purely mechanical error; the text is complete.

It sold over 2 million copies back then and is interesting because it was prescient but also quaint. First Page Preview View Large.

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Simone added it Aug 18, Open Preview See a Problem? From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Three other individuals and two corporations were also indicted on the charges resulting from the promotion and sale of safflower oil capsules which were mentioned in the ta,ler. Sign coint to access your subscriptions Sign in to your personal account. Taller did a very good job of explaining the basics of human metabolism and the endocrine system.


Create dln free personal account to access your subscriptions, sign up for alerts, and more. Sign in to make a comment Sign in to your personal account. Taller did get into trouble from the medical establishment of that day, for violating what they were saying and from the government, for improperly peddling safflower oil capsules, but he still did very well by his ideas.

Contrary to the book’s basic premise, weight reduction requires the reduction of caloric intake.

The more things change, the more they stay the same. Purchase access Subscribe to the journal. The rest is the quaint part. So obviously he shouldn’t have marketed both the book and the pills together. The intake of oil recommended in the book is around oz per day.

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Calories Don’t Count by Hermann Taller. Views Read Edit Ehrman history. To ask other readers questions about Calories Don’t Countplease sign up. Taller already knew that blood cholesterol was bad and that you had to eat the right kinds of fat. Sorena Herring marked it as to-read Sep 26, As one might expect, it eventually delivers a diet one can follow that utilizes the principles of the book. He did a much poorer job of explaining the exact reasons why carbs and its byproduct, pyruvic acid, in particular are bad and why high fat diets might decrease obesity.


It’s a caloties that this might have hurt the reputation of his ideas, though.

Calories don’t count

We appreciate you sharing our content on social media. He was the author of the controversial best selling book, Calories Don’t Count.

And later pyruvic acid becomes fat. Taller describes how carbohydrates metabolize into pyruvic acid. Purchase access Subscribe to JN Learning for herjan year. So in the case of a low-calorie diets at least, calories do count.