Eat Your Nitrates!by
As an unabashed lover of cured meats, I've always lived in denial of the nitrate/cancer warnings..., smoking and curing meats seemed natural enough to me -- and since lots of other foods contain nitrates...
You Ask, I Answer: Nitrates & Baby Foodby
has nitrates, which can be really badfor babies.
Does that sound right?
-- Jane Shou
Hmmm. Seems like whatever you read was written by a confused author.
Let's do some untangling.
First, the issue of nitrates...
Nitrates and Diseaseby
: nitrates (and nitrites) in food are worse than previously thought. A recent study at Brown University found that dietary nitrates are strong predictors of chronic disease such as Type II diabetes, Alzheimer's...