Avoid These Dangerous Food Additives!

Most of us know about the harmful effects of food additives. Here are some of the most dangerous food additives to avoid...

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Unfortunately, most of the foods that we eat outside, contain food additives that drastically affect your health in the long run.

Most of us are unaware that we are ingesting toxic substances on a daily basis. Foods that have preservatives or artificial ingredients come with chemicals that can even cause cancer.

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Here are some harmful additives that are present in most of our foods...

Aspartame

Aspartame is generally found in soft drinks.
It is a carcinogen ad a neurotoxin too. It can drastically affect your health in the long run.

High Fructose Corn Syrup

High Fructose corn syrup is very high in calories and cause obesity.

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MSG

MSG is a neurotoxin. It is used in canned soups, certain snacks, chips and even frozen foods.

Margarine

Margarine may increase the levels of bad cholesterol. It is used in baked items and some fast foods.

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Food Colours

The food colours used in sports drinks, candies and other food stuffs are dangerous and may also cause ADHD.

Sodium Sulfite

Sodium Sulfite is present in wine. It can cause rashes, illness, and weakness.

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Sodium Nitrite

It is used in bacon, hot dogs, ham and smoked fish. It is a carcinogen.

BHA and BHT

BHA and BHT are found in jello and potato chips. These compounds can cause neurological disorders and even cancer.

Sulphur Dioxide

Sulphur Dioxide is found in sodas, beer, and vinegar. Additives that contain sulphur are highly toxic.

Sulphur Dioxide may cause breathing issues, asthma and certain nutrient deficiencies.

 

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Story first published: Monday, February 6, 2017, 11:01 [IST]
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