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“FDA Bans Hydrogenated Trans Fats”

In order to understand why Trans Fats are bad for us, first we must define and relate to what it is, how it got into our food and how to identify it. Unlike other dietary fats Trans fats are not essential to the diet and more harmful to health then most consumers realize. The FDA has recently mandated all foods must be free of hydrogenated Trans Fats within the next couple of years. Learn why this ban won’t keep Trans Fats out of the diet. Continue reading

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The Thyroid a Powerful Weight Regulating Gland

The thyroid is a small gland in the neck no bigger than a buckeye butterfly. But this glands hormone also influences other hormone producing glands which have much to do with our weight and other important metabolic interactions and bodily functions. Just because these glands are small, does not mean they are insignificant.

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