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Are You Eating MSG Without Knowing It?

Additives that frequently contain MSG:

-Malt extract

-Malt Flavoring





-Natural Flavoring

-Natural Beef or Chicken Flavoring



Additives that sometimes contain MSG



-Soy Protein Concentrate

-Soy Protein Isolate

-Whey Protein Isolate

Next time you’re buying packaged foods, be sure to take this list with you to avoid harmful neurotoxins that could be affecting your health.

Check out my article 10 Surprising Sources of MSG

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1:35AM PST on Feb 6, 2013

Thank you :)

2:22PM PDT on Apr 18, 2012

The thing is, we can do some things ourselves, without buying that processed thing they call food. Why not make our own soup? Or ice tea? Or ice-cream? It's easy and enjoyable, and we can feel good about ourselves. One of the greatest shocker to me is instant mash potatoe. I mean, seriously! Instant mash potatoe!!! I can never understand people who buy that. Why on Earth would anybody do that is beyond my comprehension.

2:16PM PDT on Apr 18, 2012

I've been trying to eat less processed food lately and I hope to get it out of my life completely. Thanks for the info.

9:01AM PDT on Apr 17, 2012

good to know

2:55PM PDT on Apr 16, 2012


12:34AM PDT on Apr 16, 2012

very interesting article

1:07PM PST on Nov 30, 2011

as a vegetarian I do eat the 'fake meat' products probably a couple times a week for there any brands I can trust to not have msg or is it pretty well all of them?

9:29PM PDT on Oct 29, 2011

Wow ... I had no idea. Good to know. Thanks.

3:57PM PDT on Oct 29, 2011

Thank you. This is very helpful. I printed and will carry in my reusable grocery bag.

6:55PM PDT on Oct 27, 2011

Good reminder that not everything is as it seems.

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