The title doesn't do this lecture justice. An unbiased review of the scientific evidence for and against low fat, low GI and low carb diets.
Biochemistry of how liver metabolises glucose vs ethanol vs fructose starts at about 42mins.
"... This creates a strong financial incentive for doctors to lower the cholesterol levels of certain patients..."
A 2 page summary of why we should be asking questions about the NHS and statins.
Main website: http://www.statinnation.net/
Documentary film due Sep 2012.
US-centric, but good news about how European food is safer than US food.
Cholesterol reduction (assumed to be a good thing) is indicated for secondary prevention, but no evidence that those without existing conditions would benefit from taking statins.