Has Sweden adopted low-carb dietary guidelines?

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In this Q&A session, Dr. Andreas Eenfeldt answers questions about the work we do at Diet Doctor, the dietary guidelines and low-carb as treatment for different conditions.

Watch a part of the Q&A session above, where he answers whether Sweden has adopted low-carb dietary guidelines (transcript). The full Q&A session is available (with captions and transcript) with a free trial or membership:


The flawed viral post can be found here. The biggest flaw is in the first sentence where it refers to “national dietary guidelines”, implying that we’re discussing something far more general than recommendations for dietary treatment of obesity:

Health Impact News: Sweden Becomes First Western Nation to Reject Low-fat Diet Dogma in Favor of Low-carb High-fat Nutrition

For comparison, here’s our post on the same topic:

Swedish expert committee: A low-carb diet most effective for weight loss

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