America is buzzing with discussion about the FDA?s final determination to ban partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs). Nutrition professionals agree with this decision, including a few Registered Dietitians who recently shared their thoughts about the ruling and helpful tips on how to move forward from here.
Here are the top 5 things to know about the latest recommendations.
A recent study in the Journal of the American Heart Association found there is more work to be done in reducing saturated and trans fats.
Restaurants are finding new alternatives to partially hydrogenated oil, such as high oleic oils, which provide the right function and flavor.
Celebrity trainer Harley Pasternak blogged about trans fats in PEOPLE Magazine. He identified some of the supermarket corners where trans fats still reside.