Eating a hot dog could take 36 minutes off your life, study says

Food August 27, 2021 Topic
Eating a hot dog could take 36 minutes off your life, study says

From CNN | Health by Lauren M. Johnson, CNN

You may want to skip the toppings on your next hot dog, or skip it altogether: Health researchers at the University of Michigan have found that eating a single hot dog could take 36 minutes off your life.

In their study, published this month in the journal Nature Food, researchers looked at 5,853 foods in the US diet and measured their effects in minutes of healthy life gained or lost.

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