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Is MSG Really All That Bad?

For a naturally occurring compound, MSG gets a bad rap. Monosodium glutamate, a common flavor enhancer associated with the sense of umami, has been blamed for causing asthma, digestive distress, obesi…

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The 5 Worst Condiments

Photo Courtesy Of: Fuse/Thinkstock What foods do Americans often forget when inventorying good food choices? You probably eat them every day, one little dollop after another I'm referring to condi…

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No MSG. Really? Why Not?

Back in the 1970s, when Chinese food was the go-to cheap ethnic cuisine that everyone seemed to adore, there existed one particular cautionary aspect of gorging yourself on Mu Shu Pork and that was so…

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10 Surprising Sources of MSG

Considering that monosodium glutamate, or MSG as it is more commonly known, is linked to many serious health conditions, including: hormonal imbalances, weight gain, brain damage, obesity, headaches,…

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Are You Eating MSG Without Knowing It?

MSG by any other name would still be as harmful. This nervous system toxin masquerades in many other food additives that also contain MSG. According to board-certified neurosurgeon Russel Blaylock, …

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