Who does not love hot dogs? Hot Dog is one of the most favorite foods from citizens of U.S. Children in U.S also fond of hot dogs. But according to medical experts, children are not allowed to eat hot dogs.
Children who eat more than 12 hot dogs per month are likely to suffer from a very dangerous disease-leukemia. It is also dangerous for the children whose mother eats hot dogs during pregnancy are likely to develop brain tumor.
The ingredient which is responsible for these diseases is Nitrite. It is added in hot dogs to fight botulism. During the cooking of the hot dog, nitrite compound change into N-nitrous and is highly carcinogenic.