New York City On Transfats

Reading on the news today, it shows that New York City could be the first State to radically ban the use of transfats in cooking and other food preparation activities.

It was shown that the consumption of trans fat may contribute to clogging of the arteries which results to various types cardiovascular diseases leading to heart attack.

Transfats are created through the addition of hydrogen to a vegetable oil. This activity increases the possibility of producing more dangerous types of cholesterol that are hazardous to health.

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