Originally Posted by Dreamliner
Followup on red meat scare study. Turns out that subjects in the highest quintile of red meat consumption consumed 800 more calories a day than those in the lowest quintile, were less active, much more likely to smoke and have diabetes and less attendant to health overall. This would serve to suggest that the conclusion being drawn from the study is a damnable lie:
Like I said, causation vs. correlation. That's why I'm not a fundamentalist on this stuff. Too many variables.