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Dr Chris Knobbe - Seed Oils and Diseases of Civilisation

Dr. Chris Knobbe is an ophthalmologist and Associate Clinical Professor Emeritus, formerly of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, in Dallas, Texas. He is also the founder and president of Cure AMD Foundation, a nonprofit organisation dedicated to the prevention of vision loss from age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Dr. Knobbe has a deep interest in general nutrition, particularly as it relates to chronic degenerative disease. Here he discusses the prevalence of seed oils and analyses the data associating them with diseases of civilisation such as cancers, heart disease and diabetes.