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2011-12-29 08:00:00

Hot Dog Collars Leads the Online Retail Scene With the Launch of HotDogCollars.com SAINT AUGUSTINE, FL (PRWEB) December 29, 2011 Hot Dog Collars continues to dominate the pet-product retail and manufacturing world with the announcement of their Order Dynamics website platform. Customers can expect a powerfully quick shopping experience thanks to HotDogCollars.com's revamped hosting and design. Some of the major website administrative enhancements include site control, maintenance and...

Why Is It So 'Tough' To Make Healthier Hot Dogs?
2011-12-08 10:01:09

In part of an effort to replace animal fat in hot dogs, sausages, hamburgers and other foods with healthier fat, scientists are reporting an advance in solving the mystery of why hot dogs develop an unpleasant tough texture when vegetable oils pinch hit for animal fat. A report on their study appears in ACS' Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry. Anna M. Herrero and colleagues explain that some brands of sausage (frankfurters) have been reformulated with olive oil-in-water emulsion as...

2011-10-25 09:44:17

The addition of ascorbate (vitamin C) or its close relative, erythorbate, and the reduced amount of nitrite added in hot dogs, mandated in 1978, have been accompanied by a steep drop in the death rate from colon cancer, according to data presented at the 10th AACR International Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research, held Oct. 22-25, 2011. However, the incidence rate for colon cancer has apparently not changed much since 1978, according to 2011 data from the SEER Cancer...

2011-07-28 09:25:00

One of America's favorite foods, the hot dog, is being labeled by a national medical group as an unhealthy food as dangerous to your health as cigarettes. The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine unveiled a billboard at one of America's oldest and most famous racing venues -- The Indianapolis Motor Speedway -- featuring a picture of the iconic meat roll inside a pack of cigarettes emblazoned with a skull and crossbones. The picture comes with a shocking advisory: "Warning: Hot dogs...

2011-07-13 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) THURSDAY, JULY 14: HOT DOGS Profile America -- Thursday, July 14th. This is National Grilling Month, National Hot Dog Month and National Baked Bean Month. All three of these events will be on display tonight in Luverne, Minnesota, where the town's business community will stage the 48th annual...

2011-06-30 00:00:29

Rent My Vacation Home (RMVH) has rented homes to some of the contestants In the Coney Island, New York, area for the contest set for Monday 4th of July 2011 at noon and can be seen on ESPN .Where $20,000 will be given away and the coveted mustard belt to the person who eats the most hot dogs in Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. Last year results were 68 franks in 10 minutes - a new world record for Mr. Joey Chestnut who has won 4 times. He maybe the weiner again with any luck. New York, NY...

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