How to Get Enough Good Fats in Your Diet?

Answer Fats help in nutrient absorption, nerve transmission and maintaining cell membrane integrity. However, when consumed in excess fats can contribute to weight gain, heart disease and certain types of... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Get Enough Good Fats in Your Diet

Does pan frying convert unsaturated (good) fats into trans fats?

Trans fats are artificially created fats which are hard for the body to break down due to their chemical structure. Creating these fats is a lot more complex than simply frying unsaturated fats. ... Read More »

Why are fats important in a diet?

To get the vitamins and minerals a body needs, each day a person must have protein, fats and carbohydrates. To maintain health it is. Though some may think fats only make you fat, they are an essen... Read More »

How to Identify Saturated Fats in Your Diet?

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• What the problem is with having a diet that is high in fats and sugars?

entry points for you to google; diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, cardiovascular diseases, heart attacks, clogged arteries (which I believe is a 'cardiovascular disease') so many much a... Read More »