buffers don't take a lot of land out of production, and they are fairly inexpensive to install, at $3,000 to $4,000 to treat the drainage water from a field-sized area, roughly 30 to 80 acres.
However, don't think all plant-based foods are healthy - or that all meat burgers are higher in fat and saturated
fat than vegan ones.
In the end, keeping track of the good, bad, and ugly among saturated
fats is impossible.
Not only was the diet high in fat in general, about half the fat was saturated
. The researchers evaluated fat levels in the abdomen, liver, and heart as well as cardiovascular disease risk factors to determine how the diets affected each group.
There are many claims on the internet that the fat in coconut oil is metabolized differently from other saturated
Of primary concern to many nutrition experts is coconut oil's very high saturated
Recent studies conducted by researchers in several Canadian institutions suggested that coronary diseases, cardiovascular diseases, strokes and type two diabetes are not directly linked to one's saturated
Trans fats have no health benefits and pose a significant risk for heart disease, but the case for saturated
fat is less clear," said de Souza.
The finding "challenges the conventional wisdom that has demonized saturated
fat and extends our knowledge of why dietary saturated
fat does not correlate with disease," says Volek.
Researchers at Cambridge University found that giving up fatty meat, cream or butter is unlikely to improve health, but called for guidelines to be changed to reflect growing evidence suggesting there's no overall association between saturated
fat and heart disease.
AAK (UK), a leading UK manufacturer and supplier of fats and functional ingredients, is helping food manufacturers and retailers to reduce the saturated
fat content of their products, enabling them to commit to the Government's 'Responsibility Deal Saturated
Fat Reduction Pledge'.