Is Cream Cheese Fattening?

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Cream cheese can be fattening if too much of it is eaten. One tablespoon of cream cheese contains 51 calories, 5.6 grams of fat, 0.39 carbs and 1.09 grams of protein.
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If it's made with regular cream cheese, it's pretty fattening. If it's made with neufchatel (a natural cream cheese alternative), it's slightly less fattening. If it's made with low
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Cream Cheese
calories
35
Nutrition Grade
C-
Nutrition Facts
Total Fat 3.5g
35%
Cholesterol 11mg
1%
Sodium 29.6mg
1%
Total Carbohydrates 0.3g
3%
Protein 0.8g
8%
Log This Food Source: caloriecount.com
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