Category: Healthy

November 14, 2021

Linked to a Long List of Serious Health Problems – Detected in US Fast Foods

Chicken nuggets, burritos, and other popular items consumers buy from fast food outlets in the United States contain chemicals that are linked to a long list of serious health problems, according to a first-of-its-kind study published in the Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology. Researchers at the George Washington University and their colleagues bought fast foods from popular outlets and found 10 of 11 […]

October 31, 2021

Americans Are Eating More Ultra-Processed Foods – Based 18-Year Study

Consumption of ultra-processed foods has increased over the past two decades across nearly all segments of the U.S. population, according to a new study by researchers at NYU School of Global Public Health. β€œThe overall composition of the average U.S. diet has shifted towards a more processed diet. This is concerning, as eating more ultra-processed foods is associated with poor diet quality and higher risk […]