vegan news anti-speciest news animal rights news
vegan news anti-speciest news animal rights news

Nutrition

May 31, 2020 - Jamaica Observer

Sugar in fast food, processed meat

Sugar in fast food, processed meat
Hotdog, what's in it?File Photo / © Photabulous!

It is well-established that, on average, vegans, vegetarians and pescatarians live longer, healthier and more pain-free lives.

It is also well-known and widely publicised that processed meats contribute to higher rates of cancer and type 2 diabetes. However, there is another element to processed and fast-food meats.

When we think of flour products, pastries, and dairy, the health-conscious among us will often think of sugar content. Of course, manufacturers and restaurants will put sugar in their products, after all, it is addictive and there are reports of fast-food corporations actively researching how to peak their food's addictive component with the manipulation of fats, salt, sugars, and other additives.

What even the most informed among us do not consider is the sugar content in processed and fast-food meats, which is, at times, significant.

Continue Reading at:

Jamaica Observer


Food-nutrition — Feature Articles

Most Read - Last 30 Days

  1. Exploiting Animals Is Killing Us and the Planet
  2. USA: Trump Administration OKs Beaver Killing in Oregon, Despite Harm to Endangered Salmon, Steelhead
  3. USA: EPA Tests Chemicals on at Least 23,000 Animals Per Year, Plans Phase Out by 2035
  4. China Ends Animal Testing For Imported 'Ordinary' Cosmetics In Game-Changer For Cruelty-Free Beauty
  5. ESTONIA: Animal rights activists, conservationists oppose legalization of bowhunting
  6. Impossible Foods CEO says the meat industry will be obsolete in 15 years — 'That's our mission'
  7. German coronavirus outbreak at abattoir infects more than 1,000
  8. Red meat link to dementia with excessive amounts of iron limiting brain function
  9. Reasons Why Eating Fish Is Not That Healthy
  10. UK: Rotting corpses & animal abuse at farms supplying pig meat

Some photos and photo services
generously donated by Photabulous

Photabulous

Fabulous Photos

PARIS · TORONTO · AMSTERDAM


veganauthority