Doctors in the United States are giving advises to the families to stop giving their kids hot dogs to eat.
Hot dogs are the favorite snack for the most Americans. Americans are consuming about 155 million hot dogs on independence day alone, which is on the fourth of July; which is quite a lot.
Research are showing that the kids who consume over 12 hot dogs per month are about 9 times more susceptible to contracting leukemia.
Studies are showing that pregnant women who have eaten a single hot dog per week have high chances to give birth to a child that will develop a brain tumor.
It‘s the same with the fathers who have eat hot dogs before impregnating their wives are likely to shire a kid with cancer.
The cause for this problem are the nitrite additives in the hot dogs.
Nitrite additives are included to hot dogs to combating botulism but they have very detrimental health implications to the person that is eating the hot dog.
The amines and nitrates get combined when the hot dogs are cooked. The amines are naturally occurring in meat, when they are combined with nitrates they have highly carcinogenic compounds.
You should stop eating hot dogs, but if you cannot do this then you can try drastically to limit your consumption of the hot dogs.