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3 Ways Banned Trans Fats are Still Lurking in Your Food
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Last month, the FDA ruled that trans fats are not “generally recognized as safe” for use in human food and gave manufacturers three years to remove them. Companies have been required to list trans fat content on their products since 2006, and while many consumers are happy to see “Trans fats 0 grams per serving” on food labels, that doesn’t mean the product doesn’t contain any partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs). This is one way trans fats are still lurking in your food. [1] Compa [...]
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FDA outlawed dangerous trans fats, but not until 2018 – Here's how to avoid these poisons now
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(NaturalNews) In 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) declared that trans fats weren't fit for human consumption, but they refused to prohibit their use. Two years later, the agency finally got around to banning them, but that ban won't come into effect for another three... [...]
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FDA now concedes that Natural News was right all along about trans fats: Deadly modified fats to be banned from human foods within 3 years
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(NaturalNews) The federal government is finally acknowledging that industrially processed trans fats are damaging to human health and don't belong in the food supply. But they're more than a decade late on this, as Natural News has been warning readers since at least 2004 that trans... [...]
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Chemical food companies secretly funneling money to keep trans fats in U.S. food supply
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(NaturalNews) The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has met fierce opposition from a conservative think tank group that is upset about the agency's recent decision to ban trans fats. The National Center for Public Policy Research (NCPPR) believes that the solution to trans fats... [...]
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Trans fats in junk food impair brain function, cause memory loss
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(NaturalNews) It's no secret that eating junk foods contributes to weight gain and can lead to health complications, but new information about dietary trans fats (dTFA) -- which exist in most junk foods -- shows that consumption of such items is also destroying people's minds. Specifically... [...]
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FDA Phasing Out Trans Fats Due to Health Concerns
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While the Food and Drug Administration ignores some of the biggest health threats faced by the nation, we can at least be reminded that the organization is finally paying attention to consumer complaints about trans fats. In an uncommon show of good sense, the FDA is requiring that companies phase out the artery-clogging, heart disease-igniting ingredient. As reported by CNN: “The FDA on Tuesday ruled that trans fat is not ‘generally recognized as safe’ for use in human f [...]
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FDA Phasing Out Trans Fats Due to Health Concerns
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While the Food and Drug Administration ignores some of the biggest health threats faced by the nation, we can at least be reminded that the organization is finally paying attention to consumer complaints about trans fats. In an uncommon show of good sense, the FDA is requiring that companies phase out the artery-clogging, heart disease-igniting ingredient. As reported by CNN: “The FDA on Tuesday ruled that trans fat is not ‘generally recognized as safe’ for use in human f [...]
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Analysis reveals more than one-quarter of all supermarket food contains toxic trans fats
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(NaturalNews) It is not a big secret that the processed food industry thrives on selling people junk foods made from cheap, addictive and often synthetic ingredients. However, a major loophole in the regulatory system has made it easier than ever for junk food manufacturers to also... [...]
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Get the proven facts on saturated fats
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(NaturalNews) The desire to become healthy has become dangerously associated with our physical appearance. As a result of this obsession to be thinner, we have unscrupulously pinned the blame on fat consumption and have become label scanners instead of responsible consumers. This... [...]
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The many uses of animal fats
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(NaturalNews) If you're a hunter, a prepper, a homesteader, a chef or a crafter, you probably know at least a few uses for animal fats. (Story by Theresa Crouse, republished from Survivopedia.com)If you're prepping, knowing which fats are best for certain projects will give you... [...]
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Why Eating Fats Really Doesn’t Make You Fat
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Does eating fat really make you fat? Is butter bad for you? Store shelves are still loaded with low-fat and-fat free products, so it seems that many people are on board with this notion. But recent evidence is showing that we’ve been told a big fat lie, and that eating fat does not cause weight gain or disease anymore than eating chicken can turn you into a bird. Dr. Mark Hyman, the physician called in to help President Clinton recover from his bypass surgery, warns that it isn’t [...]
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Pasture-fed red meat is richer in healthy fats, study proves
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(NaturalNews) Concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs) might be the most efficient and profitable ways to raise meat from an economic standpoint, but these methods drain the life, energy and health out of animals. The harsh conditions these animals suffer through don't end in... [...]
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Research links processed trans fats to memory impairment
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(NaturalNews) Working-age men who eat a diet high in trans fats have worse memories than their counterparts who eat less of the artificial fats, according to a study conducted by researchers from the University of California-San Diego and presented at the American Heart Association's... [...]
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Polyunsaturated fats reduce heart disease risk – find out how to add them to your diet
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(NaturalNews) Perhaps the most confusing aspect of diet and nutrition revolves around fats and fatty acids. There are many disagreements with what fats are healthy and unhealthy, and very few of the different types of fats have a solid consensus on health.So far, there seems to... [...]
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Study: Fats More Complex Than Previously Thought – Essential to Good Health
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Throughout most of the history of human nutrition, fats and oils (lipids) have been considered healthy and desirable. In the Bible, the most ancient writings known to man and the world's best-selling book, oil is always mentioned in a positive light, whether it be aromatic anointing oils or dietary oils: "He will love you and bless you and multiply you; He will also bless the fruit of your womb and the fruit of your ground, your grain and your new wine and your oil..." (Deuteronomy 7:13) "When [...]
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Does your peanut butter contain poison? How to identify hidden trans fats in popular brands
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(NaturalNews) Consider the lowly peanut. Almost any way you look at them -- unless you're allergic -- peanuts are a near-perfect food. They come straight from Mother Nature already wrapped in a handy, no-mess, biodegradable package. They're easy to carry, easy to store. They're also... [...]
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Time Magazine: We Were Wrong About Saturated Fats
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Reversing over 50 years of negative press on the "dangers" of saturated fats, Time Magazine has finally admitted that the war on saturated fats was based on bad science and was wrong. Why this sudden change of heart, and can we expect other mainstream media sources to follow suit? Will the USDA dietary guidelines now finally change? Don't count on it. There is much more at stake here than just butter verses margarine. At stake is a multi-billion dollar stain drug industry to lower cholesterol. [...]
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Study Indicates ‘Healthy Trans Fats’ in Animal Products may Cut Diabetes Risk
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It’s been pounded into our heads that trans fats are bad, bad, bad -and in most cases, that is true. There is no value in the hydrogenates vegetable oils packed into junk food like cookies and chips. But emerging research suggests we can’t lump all trans fats together, that some may actually be good for us. In fact, certain trans fats may help reduce the risk of diabetes. According to researchers with Harvard School of Public Health, trans fats naturally occurring in dairy products could put [...]
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Abandoning Traditional Fats for Processed Vegetable Oils Has Led to Declining Health
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Three decades ago, the food available was mostly fresh and grown locally. Today, the majority of foods served, whether at home, in school or in restaurants, are highly processed foods, filled with sugars, harmful processed fats, and chemical additives. During that same time, obesity rates have skyrocketed, and one in five American deaths are now associated with obesity. Obesity-related deaths include those from type 2 diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, liver disease, cancer, dementia, and d [...]
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Big Pharma Study: USDA Dietary Guidelines on Fats are Wrong
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A study just published in the Annals of Internal Medicine made waves through the mainstream media yesterday. In a stunning meta-analysis of the relationship between dietary fats and heart disease that included over 600,000 people, the researchers came to the following conclusion: "Current evidence does not clearly support cardiovascular guidelines that encourage high consumption of polyunsaturated fatty acids and low consumption of total saturated fats." This conclusion flies in direct contras [...]
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The Deadly Consequences of Replacing Saturated Fats with Polyunsaturated Fats in the American Diet
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Our #1 top read news story from 2013 was: Sweden Becomes First Western Nation to Reject Low-fat Diet Dogma in Favor of Low-carb High-fat Nutrition. As we reported last year, Sweden became the first Western nation to develop national dietary guidelines that reject the popular low-fat diet dogma in favor of low-carb high-fat nutrition advice. The switch in dietary advice followed the publication of a two year study by the independent Swedish Council on Health Technology Assessment. The committee [...]
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Ep 516 – Fitness Prep – Cooking With Real Fats & Giving Up Diet Soft Drinks(3-6-2014)…
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Show Notes/Topics And Links: Try cooking with real fats, like olive oil, coconut oil and butter(not margarine) – you get healthy omega 3 fatty acids, better taste and you are not consuming margarine I have given up on diet sodas because of Aspartame, even though the U.S. and European governments say that it safe – [...] [...]
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