Tag: "trans" at medical news
Artificial Trans Fat Banned in Chain Restaurant in King County
...unty Board of Health on Thursday banned artificial trans
fat and required nutrition labeling for menu items... of jurisdictions in the country to ban artificial trans
fats in restaurant meals and becomes only the second to require nutrition labeling on menus. A nutri...
New York Bans Trans Fats in Restaurants
... York on Sunday became the first US city to banish trans
fats from its restaurants, but the city is facing ...shionable Soho district, "Jerry's" diner abandoned trans
fats a long time ago, said chef David Rotter. "The owner is really health-conscious, he cares abou...
Making Change: The Cost of Being Transgender
...ey, director of the Transgender Law Center. "Being trans
affects their economic health and means unemployme...way from places like McDonald's if they're visibly trans
-- the most basic workplaces and most basic jobs," said Ray Carannante, associate director of the Ge...
Very Soon You can Eat to Your Hearts Content
...rdless of the type of fatty acid in the diet, even trans
fat, no atherosclerosis occurs if the ACAT2 enzyme isnt present. Our research in animals tells us that ACAT2 is a potential treatment target to protect people against heart disease," he added. As a part of the study groups of female mice with and w...
Campaign Against Trans Fat Gaining Fruit in US
...Applebees International is the latest to join the trans
fat free club. It has announced that it has stop...ants for cooking, frying, and baking often contain trans
fat, as do many margarines, shortening, and pre-fried foods, baked goods and snack foods. Applebee...
Food Preparation may Play a Bigger Role in Chronic Disease
...actor for heart disease and metabolic disorders as trans
fats. This class of toxins, called advanced gly...ntake in the same way they would think about their trans
fats and salt intake. They should be warned about their AGE levels the way they are about their chol...
Students of Texas A&M University Going Trans-Fat Free
...ide culinary changes- aimed at eliminating harmful trans
fats and providing students and faculty with healt...not hydrogenated- the process that creates harmful trans
fats-which have been shown to play a key role in the development of heart disease, diabetes and stro...
Higher Trans Fat Levels in Blood Associated With Elevated Risk of Heart Disease
Boston, MA -- High consumption of trans
fat, found mainly in partially hydrogenated vegeta...provides the strongest association to date between trans
fat and heart disease. It found that women in the U.S. with the highest levels of trans
fat in their...
Australian Food Industry Plans to Phase Out Trans Fats
... come out with the decision to gradually phase out trans
fats from their products//. The move follows simil...egulatory requirements. This would force levels of trans
fats in foods ,to be spelled out on nutrition information panels. Trans-fats, made by dissolving h...
Simple Solutions to Postpartum Weight Retention
...ounds should add daily walks and limit TV time and trans
fats, according to a new study by Harvard research... pregnancy-related weight. Women who consumed more trans
fats — often found in shortenings, margarines, crackers and fried food — also proved more likely to ...
Spring is Time for Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) Awareness
...it and green leafy vegetables; avoiding foods with trans
fats; exercising and controlling your blood pressure and weight.” Other risk reducers include: ? The National Eye Institute’s (NEI) Age-Related Eye Disease Study found that high levels of antioxidants and zinc can reduce the risk of vision loss b...
Oleic-acid-rich Sunflowers Give Trans-fat Alternative - Study
...ts. Numerous studies in the literature show that trans
fatty acids raise serum levels of LDL-cholesterol, reduce levels of HDL-cholesterol, can promote inflammation, can cause endothelial dysfunction, and influence other risk factors for cardiovascular diseases (CVD). Source-Bio-Bio Technology...
Consuming Unhealthy Fats Increases Infertility Risk
Eating too much of unhealthy trans
fats present in many fried foods may make women in...on-related fertility problems //tended to eat more trans
fats than fertile women, reported the online edition of health Magazine WebMD. Trans fat is an art...
Exercise Both Brain and Brawn to Stay Fighting Fit
...ts and vegetables, carbohydrates and a diet low in trans
fats. To stay mentally agile, the agency recommends solving crossword puzzles, or teaching, or even learning a new language. Physical exercise is also a must to keep factors that contribute to dementia like heart disease, stroke and diabetes at bay. ...
Cut the Trans-Fats
...studio to make all of its theme parks 100 per cent trans
fat free by 2007. Food scientists have experimented for months to find trans- fat alternatives, holding blind taste tests with customers and using their feedback to create menus with more variety, including fruit juices and skim milk, according to ...
Trans Fat Ban: Watch Saturated Fats and Calories Too
...New York City passed a law to phase out the use of trans
fat in restaurants. Other cities, including Boston...es Lichtenstein. “There is no biological need for trans
fat and intake is associated with adverse health outcomes. However, the media attention on the trans...
Healthy Potato Chips: A Trans Fat Oil With Health Benefits
...e mouths of health-conscious consumers. Typically, trans
fatty acids are bad for health, but// scientists a...ltural, Food and Life Sciences at the U of A, said trans
fatty acids occur naturally in meat and dairy products, but in small amounts. Of greater health conc...
Are You Health-Conscious or Tongue- Conscious?
...ich are baked, margarines and salads which contain trans
fat. Dr SK Bhargava, cardiologist said, "Health c... But the fact is that these products are rich in trans
fat found in hydrogenated oil. If restaurants replace all sources of artificial Trans fat, the perce...
Ban On Trans Fats Comes Into Effect From July 1
...gs and other foods since long. Food prepared using trans
fats is also believed to have a longer shelf life....erday to ban the use of huge amounts of artificial trans
fats in restaurants and bakeries. Experts believe that eliminating trans
fats will not change the ...
Ban Added Trans Fatty Acids
Food manufacturers should be banned from adding trans
fatty acids to any food consumed in Australia, AMA... said today. // 'The AMA believes the addition of trans
fatty acids to food should be phased out completely,' Dr Haikerwal said. 'In the meantime, any foo...
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