Conflict of interest, anyone? The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics offers a $5,000 PepsiCo Healthy Lifestyles Innovation Research Grant.
“This grant is given to recognize and encourage innovative approaches to promote healthy living through nutrition and physical activity. A topic will be selected annually.”
This is known as the food industry co-opting health organizations under the guise of “research”. We wonder if this grant can be used to research the adverse health effects of soda consumption?