Doctors alert all parents around the world with one simple sentence: Stop feeding your children hot dogs!
A huge number of Americans consume hot dogs every day. According to statistics about 155 million hot dogs are eaten on every 4 of July nationwide.
According to new research, children who eat over a dozen hot dogs a month are nine times more likely to develop leukemia.
Also, pregnant women who eat one hot dog a week are more likely to have children that in future will develop a brain tumor.
A father who often ate hot dogs before conceiving a child also can have negative impacts of a high probability his child to have cancer.
Nitrites are an additive added to hot dogs, generally to combat botulism.
Through the process of cooking the hot dog the nitrates and amines are combined. Amines are naturally present in the meat to form N-nitroso, which is a seriously carcinogenic compound.
In the event that you have to feed your family hot dogs, look for nitrite-free meats or limit the amount of hot dogs you and your family eat.
One of the options is to ask for nitrite – free hot dogs in supermarkets. Also you can lobby at your local school board to throw all hot dogs that contain nitrates.
After reading this will you eat hot dogs again?