Prof. Tim Noakes has published more than 750 scientific books and articles. He has been cited more than 16 000 times in scientific literature, has an h-index of 71 and is rated an A1 scientist by the National Research Foundation of South Africa. After coming across research which denounced current international dietary guidelines as fallacy and being left frustrated by a decline in his own health, Prof. Noakes started researching the effects of carbohydrates, proteins and fats on the human race. His research convinced him that a high-fat, low-carb diet is the healthiest option for many. Marika Sboros, publisher and editor of Foodmed.net, is one of South Africa's top writers on health and well-being. She started her journalistic career at the Rand Daily Mail and has written for major newspapers, including The Star and Business Day, as well as the BizNews website, and has worked in radio. She has a BA degree from the University of the Witwatersrand with an English major and submajors in politics and philosophy.
"Lore of Nutrition gives Noakes's take on the 'code of silence' that he feels pervades the scientific and medical community."--Lose It! Magazine