The Globalisation of Bad Food and Poor Health: Sustainable Development or Sustainable Profits?
Opinion

The Globalisation of Bad Food and Poor Health: Sustainable Development or Sustainable Profits?

The proportion of deaths due to cancer around the world increased from 12 percent in 1990 to 15 percent in 2013. Globally, cancer is already the second-leading cause of death after cardiovascular diseases. In India, government data indicates that cancer showed a 5 percent increase in prevalence between 2012 and 2014 with the number of new cases doubling…

KFC Menu Found to be Loaded with MSG “Excitotoxins” That Can Damage Neurology
Food

KFC Menu Found to be Loaded with MSG “Excitotoxins” That Can Damage Neurology

KFC makes much of its “secret blend of herbs and spices,” but there’s a much simpler reason that people tend to find the flavor of the restaurant’s chicken so striking and find themselves craving more: All KFC chicken is literally marinated in MSG. MSG, or monosodium glutamate, is an artificial salt designed to activate the…