Why are fats important in a diet?

Answer 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 »

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How to Get Enough Good Fats in Your Diet?

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 »

How to Identify Saturated Fats in Your Diet?

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How to Manage Fats and Sugars on the Volumetrics Diet?

You can still enjoy fats and sugars in moderation while you are eating according to Volumetrics principles. Make sure to get the majority of your food intake from fruits and vegetables. Then, you c... Read More »

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

raises insulin and clogs your arteries causing heart diseases, diabetes, high blood pressure and obesity.