It's humorous to read Weil's warning not to 'fall under the spell' of the (anti-carb) Atkins diet, while he promotes the magical healing qualities of dark chocolate, Quinoa and Turmeric. He is the master of the food-trend spin! Now some of these recipes are good, but I'm frightened at the thought of anyone taking his advice to heart as based in medical science.
Weil has a habit of making grand, sweeping declarations of what is "bad" and unhealthy and what is not, but never gives background or research for where he got that information - much of it which is wrong, as anyone with a little nutritional common sense will know.
Both Rosie Daley and Oprah should know better than to… Read more