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The AHA “heart Mafia” had “supported the dogma” and hoarded research funds.

January 1, 1978

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AHA
Heart Disease
Diet-Heart Hypothesis

As George Mann wrote at the end of his career in 1978, a “heart Mafia” had “supported the dogma” and hoarded research funds. “For a generation, research on heart disease has been more political than scientific,” he declared.