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Top Unhealthy Foods

Updated on November 13, 2013
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Quaker Oats
100 % Natural Oats and Honey Granola contain 3 teaspoons of sugar per half cup, and come laden with more artery-clogging fat than a McDonald's hamburger.
Gwaltney Great Dogs Chicken Franks
It contains 10 or 11 grams of fat per frank. Most hotdog manufacturers now offer pork, beef, turkey, or soy franks with zero to 2.5 grams of fat per frank.
Entemann's Rich Frosted Donut Variety Pack
It has as much saturated fat as 9 strips of bacon (10 grams).
Nissin Cup Noodles
Nissin Cup Noodles with Shrimp contain pre-fried and pre-salted noodles, compounded by the practice of using artery-clogging palm oil. They add 6 times as much sodium to the noodles as potato chips contain.
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Frito-Lay's Wow Potato Chips
Frito-Lay's Wow Potato Chips are fried in olestra, a recently formulated fat substitute that some people cannot digest.
Oscar Mayer Lunchables
Oscar Mayer Lunchables contain heavily processed meat, cheese and mostly white-flour crackers.
Burger King's french fries
Burger King's french fries have a salty coating that allow more fat to be absorbed.
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Campbell's red label soups
Campbell's red label soups come brimming with salt.
Bugles
Bugles are fried in highly saturated coconut oil. Baked Bugles are better.
Contadina's Alfredo Sauce
Contadina's Alfredo Sauce contains a large amount of butter.

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      GAGANPREET SINGH BHATIA 4 years ago from Kanpur, India

      Great to hear that tebo. Thanks for the feedback.

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      tebo 4 years ago from New Zealand

      Interesting way you have arranged this hub. I don't eat many processed foods because of the reasons you have stated in this hub. Thanks for following me.

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      GAGANPREET SINGH BHATIA 4 years ago from Kanpur, India

      Thx for the feedback.

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      ptosis 4 years ago from Arizona

      Great hub - Gee, I guess eating Scrapple is out of the question huh? It's my favorite form of pig snout, ears with cornmeal and wheat flour.

      Contadina's Alfredo Sauce gives me the running trots.

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      GAGANPREET SINGH BHATIA 4 years ago from Kanpur, India

      Great that this helped you.

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      Shining Irish Eyes 4 years ago from Upstate, New York

      Several of these foods I was not surprise about but there were a few that truly astounded me. The Quacker Oats - once I read what was in it, it made perfect sense. I am not a junk food person but I do eat the Quacker Oats - well, until reading this.

      Thanks for this info.

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      GAGANPREET SINGH BHATIA 4 years ago from Kanpur, India

      Indeed, its everyone should have a look at this list. Thx for the feedback.

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      Dianna Mendez 4 years ago

      I am happy to say that I do not eat any of the foods listed here. Good to know! Great share and should wake up many who think these foods are helping them to stay alive.

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      GAGANPREET SINGH BHATIA 4 years ago from Kanpur, India

      Thanks for the feedback.

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      GAGANPREET SINGH BHATIA 4 years ago from Kanpur, India

      Thanks for such a wonderful feedback.

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      GAGANPREET SINGH BHATIA 4 years ago from Kanpur, India

      I didn't said that coconut oil is bad. I just mentioned that cooking bugles in it is not a good option. I read it on a couple of health websites and only then I have mentioned it above.

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      GAGANPREET SINGH BHATIA 4 years ago from Kanpur, India

      Great that you liked this & thx for the feedback.

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      GAGANPREET SINGH BHATIA 4 years ago from Kanpur, India

      You're welcome catsypsy.

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      Maria Janta-Cooper 4 years ago from UK

      We need more information like this. Thanks. Voted up.

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      ib radmasters 4 years ago from Southern California

      What do you think is wrong with coconut oil?

      Why is coconut oil bad, or how is it bad for you?

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      Debra Allen 4 years ago from West By God

      Funny that I don't eat any of those products anyway to begin with. Occasionally I will eat a bowl of Quaker flavored Oatmeal. That is VERY occasionally. Almost all the time I cook from scratch.

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      Angela Blair 4 years ago from Central Texas

      Guess I'm gonna have to rethink Campbell's red label soups, too as I use them to cook with constantly. Thanks for the great "head's up!" Best/Sis

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      catgypsy 4 years ago from the South

      Very interesting! Thank goodness I don't eat any of those things...oh, except the Campbells soup. Will have to rethink that! Great information.

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      GAGANPREET SINGH BHATIA 4 years ago from Kanpur, India

      Bugles fried in coconut oil are not good for heart functioning. Baked bugles are much better than that.

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      ib radmasters 4 years ago from Southern California

      What do you think is wrong with coconut oil?