Unhealthy Everyday Foods You Need to Stop Eating Immediately

3. Canned tomatoes

canned tomatoes

Canned tomatoes sound good, but beware. | iStock.com

Stay away from these, Frederick vom Saal, an endocrinologist at the University of Missouri, tells Prevention. The problem with canned tomatoes involves the resin linings of tin cans, which contain “bisphenol-A, a synthetic estrogen that has been linked to ailments ranging from reproductive problems to heart disease, diabetes, and obesity.”

Tomatoes are known for their acidity, a trait that causes BPA to leak into your food. Studies say the BPA in most people exceeds the amount that suppresses sperm production or causes chromosomal damage to the eggs of animals.

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