- A recent study found that processed foods, which are foods made with additives and preservatives like sugar or salt, can cause people to eat more calories and gain weight.
- Previous research has also found that processed foods, specifically meats like bacon and sausage, could be linked to cancer.
- We looked at a few of our favourite processed foods like Twinkies and Doritos to find out what ingredients go into them.
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Ingredients: A Visual Exploration of 75 Additives & 25 Food Products offers a jarring look inside the food Americans eat daily.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This video was originally published on November 13, 2015.
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