The Low-Fat Diet ‘Indoctrination’ Was Difficult To Overcome, Nurse Says

Filed under: Health — @ June 10, 2007

I received a rather enlightening comment in response to Episode 58 yesterday to my latest podcast at “The Livin’ La Vida Low-Carb Show with Jimmy Moore.”

Nothing thrills me more than to see someone who has finally been able to overcome the low-fat/low-calorie dogma that dominates our culture while sugar, high fructose corn syrup, and other such garbage carbs keep getting a free pass by our health establishment. Such is the case with a nurse from North Carolina named Peg Hatley.

As you will see from her comment below, Peg thought there was something wrong with her because she couldn’t lose weight and improve her health on the highly-touted, government-indoctrinated high-carb, low-fat diet.

Peg kept banging her head against a brick wall trying to figure out what the deal was until she was finally convinced by a doctor who was “low-carb friendly” to start livin’ la vida low-carb in March. The results thus far have been stunning to say the least.

Here’s a portion of what Peg Hatley wrote at my podcast web site:

“I have only been low carbing for 3 months; it took me a long time to get over the


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