Category Archives: Wheat Belly counterattacks

Grain Foods Foundation braces for the fight

The Grain Foods Foundation is reorganizing for the fight. Here’s a press release that discusses some of their new direction and initiatives to counter the “wheat is the most rotten thing in the human diet” argument that I and a … Continue reading

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"Anti-Wheat Low-Carb Crazies"

Mr. David Green, 2011-2012 Chairman of the Wheat Foods Council and Director of Quality Control at Archer Daniels Midland, labels followers of the wheat elimination movement “Anti-Wheat Low-Carb Crazies.” He does concede in his presentation that 1% of Americans have … Continue reading

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Flash in the Pan Fad Diet?

Wheat Belly Blog reader, Boundless, left this wonderfully detailed comment on his/her thoughts on how the Wheat Belly message might be handled by various agencies and media. (This is a repost, since we lost the posts of the last 48 … Continue reading

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Bread Art

The Grain Foods Foundation has a program they call The Bread Art Project, in which people make “artwork” out of bread. So I couldn’t resist making a modest submission:                       … Continue reading

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SixServings: The uncensored comments

The comments continue to pound away at SixServings.org from fellow wheat dissenters. If you haven’t seen them yet, they provide some interesting commentary and feedback on the wheat-free experience. I reproduce several of them here. I say the “uncensored” comments, … Continue reading

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More from the "glycemic index is just a number" people . . .

Anyone following the rather entertaining exchange at SixServings.org, the blog for the Grain Foods Foundation, would have seen the recent “withering” criticisms of Wheat Belly posted there. So, in case they censor the comment I left (since they have been … Continue reading

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Hey, kid, wanna ride?

Beware of┬ástockbrokers hawking the next big winner,┬ástrangers offering car rides, and beware of “gluten sensitivity.” Let me explain. The Wheat Lobby has acquiesced to the notion that there is indeed a disease called celiac disease. How else can you explain … Continue reading

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Wheat Spring

The “Arab Spring” movement has toppled dictatorial, oppressive governments in Libya, Egypt, and Tunisia, and sparked popular uprisings in Yemen, Iraq, and Syria. Using little more than Tweets and Facebook posts, people in the Middle East accomplished the previously unthinkable: … Continue reading

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Eat this, SixServings!

The comments (112 in total, as of September 23, 2011) posted on SixServings.com, the blog for the Grain Foods Foundation, provide an incredible cross-section of opinions and experiences. The Grain Foods Foundation is a trade and lobbying group for the … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to the Grain Foods Foundation

Readers: I am reposting this letter in order to help disseminate the arguments. Please feel free to reproduce this letter any way you see fit.   To: Ms. Ashley Reynolds 490 Bear Cub Drive Ridgway, CO 81432 Phone: 617.226.9927 ashley.reynolds@mullen.com … Continue reading

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