Episode 34

Does eating fat make you fat?


August 7th, 2023

36 mins 35 secs

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About this Episode

This episode was inspired by a nutrition coaching client who was extremely fearful of dietary fats just a few months ago. Pivot dietitian coach Samantha Ferguson and I dissect fats as well as the claim that "the fat you eat is the fat you wear".

In this episode:

[2:18] Saturared, Monounsaturared and Polyunsaturated Fats

[7:07] Omega-3 and Omega-6 fats

[12:50] Trans fats

[14:23] Benefits of fats

[20:33] Fat calories and why people may fear them

[26:38] How much fat to eat?

[29:39] "The fat you eat is the fat you wear"

[34:37] Summary

Samantha Ferguson, MS, RD

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