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Non-Profit Organizations Receiving Corporate Funding 
Index of Non-Profit Organizations Receiving Corporate Funding
“The National Fiber Council (NFC) was created in the fall of 2004 to serve as a primary resource for credible information about the benefits of dietary fiber for consumers and health care professionals. The NFC was established to raise awareness of the growing fiber deficit. Members of the NFC include noted experts in the fields of Metabolic Studies, Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Pharmacy, diet and nutrition and personal fitness.” ( ; accessed 11/9/04) According to the Wall Street Journal, the National Fiber Council receives funding from Procter & Gamble, maker of Metamucil, a fiber supplement. (Rose, Josée, “Low-Carb Diets Aggravate U.S.’s Fiber Deficit,” Wall Street Journal, 09/28/04, p. D8)

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