The Daily Digest: Why Are Processed Foods Bad For Us?
Dr Wong Jyh Eiin, Senior Lecturer, Nutritionist, Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
Potato chips, nuggets, cookies, and hot dogs are chock-full of salt, sugar, fat, and calories. They can cause weight gain and put us at a higher risk of diseases such as diabetes and obesity. But why? What if there’s something unique about ultraprocessed foods that primes us to overeat and leads to bad health?
Produced by: Kelly Anissa
Presented by: Kelly Anissa, Tee Shiao Eek, Lim Sue Ann
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