*Eggs Dont Have Cholesterol until they hit hte fridge??*

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Tripp16, Feb 28, 2012.

  1. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 26, 2011
    North Carolina
    Is it true that eggs dont have cholestrol until after they have been refriegerated?? Someone told me this and she doesnt want her eggs refrigerated because of this?

    I have never heard of this....
     
    Last edited: Feb 28, 2012
  2. darin367

    darin367 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    whatever is in an egg is in an egg............. i don't know how a person would think that cooling an egg down adds cholesteral.......
     
  3. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 26, 2011
    North Carolina
    She said there is an enzyme that activates when you refrigerate them. She said thats why people in the early days werent fat because they didnt refrigerate their eggs....
     
  4. cafarmgirl

    cafarmgirl Overrun With Chickens

    Very interesting. Nothing I have ever heard of, would like to see her source of info. Hmm, so according to her this nations obesity problem is all due to refrigerated eggs! Wow, who knew! Guess I know how to shed these extra pounds I've been trying to get rid of! [​IMG]
     
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  5. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 26, 2011
    North Carolina
    Thats exactly what I said! LOL This lady said she read it off of Google. BTW she refuses to eat my eggs because she says they arent sanitary according her. Thats why I turned to you guys to see if you had heard anything.

    He mother insists I dont put her eggs in the fridge she wants them kept at room temp.... [​IMG]
     
  6. chicharomirinda

    chicharomirinda Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 29, 2011
    Reno, NV
    that's a new one. Well, I think she is not worthy of your eggs so don't worry about her! [​IMG]
     
  7. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 26, 2011
    North Carolina
    I know! My girls work to hard to be criticized! LOL
     
  8. howfunkyisurchicken

    howfunkyisurchicken Overrun With Chickens

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    They weren't fat in the early days because they had to work for their food, not just drop by the grocery store or hit the McDonald's drive-thru. People are so silly sometimes!
     
  9. patvetzal

    patvetzal Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My dietician (Canadian heart association) tells me that the chlorestoral in a food has NO bearing to the chlorestoral in my blood, which is a combination of lifestyle and genetics...Eat all the eggs I want,,,,.[​IMG]
     
  10. Tripp16

    Tripp16 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 26, 2011
    North Carolina
    Yeah so I was right!! I told her I didnt believe it!! haha
     

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