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freezing point points of saturated and unsaturated fats

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Fats: Great wikipedia question. They even show you molecular structures.

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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Complicated: Polyunsaturated fats and monounsaturated fates are not converted to low density lipoproteins (ldls) as readily as saturated fats. Ldls are epidemiolog ... Read More
Dr. James Shoemaker
40 years experience General Practice
It's not Better: Polyunsaturated fat (pufa) and saturated fat have the same calories to make you gain weight, raise your blood pressure and blood sugar. The most rece ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Question is unclear: Saturated fat is bad for you. Unsaturated fat in moderate quantity is not bad or not as bad. Capish?
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
31 years experience Cardiology
Animal fat: Saturated fat is the bad one found in animal except fish.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
NO!!!: First of all, there is good reason to question whether saturated fats are actually unhealthy- see http://www.Bmj.Com/content/347/bmj.F6340 however, t ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gaston Moran Celayes
26 years experience Internal Medicine
The body can make it: The body can make the saturated fat, but there are certain lipids that has to be ingested with food because the body cannot make it. For those that th ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zavier Ash
25 years experience Family Medicine
We need to talk!!: Im an advid proponent of the survival /primal/paleolithic lifestyle. Thete is a lot you can and should be aware of.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Single-bond: Fats have long chains of carbon; saturated fats have all the carbons joined by single bonds. They are less likely to get rancid, and they may be less ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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More or less: Bad fats= bad fats. Depends on quantity and animal sources.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Lard: Saturated fats- butter, lard, fatback & solid shortening.

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