Trans Fat

Some of the food items which contain trans fat. (Photo Illustration by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Trans Fats Also Bad For Memory, UC Study Finds

As the Food and Drug Administration requires food companies to phase out trans-fats, a new study from University of California researchers finds the fats linked to heart disease could also be linked to worsening memory function in men 45 years old and under.



HealthWatch: Diet Patterns Linked With Brain Health

Eating a diet rich in certain vitamins and omega-3 fatty acids and low in trans fats may be best for brain health, new research suggests.