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Chemicals Found In Non-Stick Pans Linked To Weight Gain, Report Says

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CBS Local - Non-stick cookware was created to make cooking easier, but a new study claims that chemicals in your pots and pans may also be making some people fatter.
According to a report in PLOS Medicine , perfluoroalkyl substances are reportedly found in non-stick cookware, stain-resistant carpeting, and some fast food wrappers. Scientists say that the chemicals - which were already suspected of causing high cholesterol and possibly cancer - have been linked to rapid weight gain in some patients.
“These findings suggest that environmental chemicals may play a role in the current obesity...
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