Processed foods are foods that contain a lot of chemicals, hormones,artificial coloring ,sweetners and genetically modified foods with DNA manipulations. All of these aliments are based on trying to preserve and alter the food so that the food will be marketable.The foods are sprayed with both fungicides and pesticides.In addition, they continue to make other altering manipulations to prevent food from being pesticide resistant.Now take a look how the hot dog is processed. This is what we eat. Please see more in-depth information on the beginning of processed foods. Click