18 June FDA Orders Removal of Trans Fats from Food June 18, 2015By CMA Foundation Diabetes, General , foot and drug administration, obesity, trans fats, diabetes, FDA 0 FDA Orders Removal of Trans Fats from Food On Tuesday, The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that it will work toward the elimination of trans fats in the food industry over the next 3 years. Trans fats have been linked with a vast array of health complications including coronary heart disease, obesity, hypertension, type 2 diabetes, etc. Discontinuing the consumption of trans fats is a crucial step toward healthy living. The CMA Foundation supports a healthy, nutritious diet and encourages the public to examine their own diets and avoid unhealthy additives, such as trans fats. Check it out in the link below. http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/17/health/fda-gives-food-industry-three-years-eliminate-trans-fats.html?_r=0 Comments are closed.