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Top 10 Sources Of Sodium In The United States

By: | Comments Off on Top 10 Sources Of Sodium In The United States | On: September 17, 2015 | Category : Caveat Emptor, Diet, Dieting, Foods To Avoid, General Information, Sodium

U.S. and some foreign food manufacturers provide American consumers with thousands of high sodium foods. One restaurant meal can provide two or more days worth of sodium. There is no shortage of sodium in the American diet. Most people love salt. Salt is 40 percent sodium. There are other sources... more

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Carcinogenic Caramel Color

By: | Comments Off on Carcinogenic Caramel Color | On: March 21, 2015 | Category : Caveat Emptor, Foods To Avoid

Caramel color is the widely used coloring added to foods and beverages. It is found in colas, beer, soy sauce, Worcestershire sauce, cookies, cakes, and more. At it’s simplest it is heated sugar cooked until the sugar caramelizes; liquifies and turns a uniform light to dark brown in color depending... more

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