Dr Zoe Harcombe is a researcher, author, blogger and public speaker in the field of diet and health, with a PhD in public health nutrition. Her particular areas of interest/expertise are public health dietary guidelines (especially dietary fat), nutrition and obesity. Here is an article she wrote on cholesterol and, like all of her articles,
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