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Doctor insights on: Margarine Oil

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Thoughts on Coconut oil as toothpaste replacement? Ingested regularly? As a substitute for coming oil or margarine or butter? Healthy as they claim?

Thoughts on Coconut oil  as toothpaste replacement? Ingested regularly? As a substitute for coming oil or margarine or butter?  Healthy as they claim?

No: toothpaste has ingredients that will clean your teeth with mild abrasives. Coconut oil does not have these materials and is not a good toothpaste. ...Read more

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Is margarine a food?

Is margarine a food?

Food Like Substance: Margarine is a food-like substance: it has calories, nutrients and micronutrients, and thus provides provide nutritional support for the body. It is eaten with other foods. It is entirely synthetic and processed: it does not exist in nature, or in a natural found form (unlike fermented foods, raw foods, dried foods). ...Read more

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Is margarine really healthier than butter?

According to: Recent studies butter is healthier than margarine ...Read more

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Is olestra found in margarine?

Is olestra found in margarine?

Read labels: Hello! Olestra was approved in 1996 by the FDA as a food additive. Suggest you read all labels. ...Read more

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Are eggs dairy? How about butter margarine?

Dairy : Dairy is milk and products made from milk. So no, eggs are not dairy. Butter is dairy. Margarine is made from vegetable oils and thus is not dairy. ...Read more

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What's the difference between margarine and trans fat?

What's the difference between margarine and trans fat?

Processed Plant Fats: Margarine is processed plant fat. Vast majority of c-c bonds in all fats, plant & animal, are single, aka saturated (no room for more hydrogen side atoms). If double bonds (unsaturated) present & converted to single bonds by industrial hydrogenation lacking control: ½ cis, ½ trans; all living cells do cis-. Promoted for ? shelf life (even bacteria can’t live on it) study googleimages & peter attia. ...Read more

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Which is "better for a person taking chloresterol medication--margarine or butter? Are there any major clinical studies out there?

Which is "better for a person taking chloresterol medication--margarine or butter? Are there any major clinical studies out there?

Neither: Use olive oil. Margarine has transfats and butter has saturated fats, both of which are bad. You may consult this site. http://www.med.umich.edu/umim/food-pyramid/fats.html ...Read more

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Is it healthier to make roti prata with margarine instead of butter? Roti prata is pretty much fried dough in the shape of a pancake.

Is it healthier to make roti prata with margarine instead of butter? Roti prata is pretty much fried dough in the shape of a pancake.

No,: Not all margarines are the same, trans fats are the worst fats and saturated fats are not now considered to be as bad as previously thought. Once you take an oil and make it solid it becomes less healthy. ...Read more