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When Zero Doesn’t Mean Zero: Trans Fats Linger In Food

When Zero Doesn’t Mean Zero: Trans Fats Linger In Food

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

One in 10 packaged foods still contains trans fats, according to a new study. The problematic oils give foods a rich taste and texture and extend shelf life, but have been linked to heart disease.

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"Different things!"

"Different things!"

| January 28, 2007 | 2 Comments

In Japan a bargain is 100 yen. Here, it’s all about the dollar stores. One of my favorites is Ichiban Kan in the Miyako Mall of San Francisco’s Japantown. “Different things!” — their tagline — means just that: aisles and aisles of random stuff. All of it for $1. Okay, some things cost $1.50, and […]

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