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"Ultra-processed" foods linked to heart disease, early death

People who get many of their meals from packages may have heightened risks of heart disease, stroke and premature death, two large studies suggest.  The findings, published online May 29 in the journal BMJ, are the latest to point the finger at "ultra-processed" foods.  They include not only "junk food" — like chips, sweets and fast food — but also the breads, processed meats, jarred sauces and frozen meals that many people consider staples.   Read more...

 

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