How Bad Trans Fat Causes CHD & Other Health Risks
Part 4 of 4
Trans fats are bad and harmful to your body in a variety of ways, including your blood and how they prevent your cells from doing their job.
How Trans Fats Cause Coronary Heart Disease
When you eat anything containing these thicker, denser, artificially created trans fats, your blood also becomes thicker and more viscous.
Consuming trans fats or hydrogenated oils contributes to high blood pressure when the heart has to work so much harder to pump blood throughout the system. Thicker, gummy blood, can lodge in the arteries and build up arterial plaque.