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  • n. Plural form of trans fat.


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  • Alice Lichtenstein, D.Sc., a professor of nutrition at Tufts University in Boston, has participated in several studies looking at the effects trans fats have on the body.

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  • And avoid trans fats aka partially hydrogenated oils and high-fructose corn syrup when possible.

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  • With zero sugar or flour and available in coconut, chocolate, and carob, this amazingly tasty macaroon will scratch that chewy-sweet cookie “itch” without the blood sugar spike, gluten, sulfites, or trans fats in other macaroons.

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  • This means trans fats, and while the label does state in small print “Adds a trivial amount of fat,” if you end up using two or three servings at once and multiply that by four or five cups of coffee a day … you are consuming significant trans fats in addition to calories.

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  • Many studies have found that eating trans fats causes a rise in blood fats immediately following consumption, increasing the risk of heart problems, and that trans fatty acids also causes a drop in HLD—the good cholesterol that can help protect the heart and arteries.1

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