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Monosodium Glutamate: How Is It Harmful?

The problems associated with processed food continue to grow. We have all heard this, and we’re aware of it.

Monosodium glutamate (MSG) is a flavor-enhancer generally added to Chinese food, canned vegetables, soups and processed meats; it’s also found in sausages and potato chips. 543 more words

Why do fast and artificial foods taste so good even though you know they aren't

Do you ever wonder  why those burgers, french fries, chicken nuggets etc, taste so god darn good when you know they are only going to get you fat and strike you with some sort of unhealthy diet routine, well so did I,   396 more words

Monosodium glutamate (MSG): Is it harmful?

Monosodium glutamate (MSG) is a flavor enhancer commonly added to Chinese food, canned vegetables, soups and processed meats. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has classified MSG as a food ingredient that’s “generally recognized as safe,” but its use remains controversial. 133 more words


MSG in “2-Minutes Noodles” – What is MSG and Why the Fuss?

A midnight-must, a bachelor’s best friend, a staple diet for many, “I can only cook that”, etc are some of the metaphors that we often use for the famous 2-minute noodles. 319 more words

Maggi noodles controversy

Today hot topic news Maggi noodles controversy

Drug Administration, collected samples of Maggi from a store on March 10, 2014 for tests to determine whether Nestle India was complying with its stated claim that the product doesn’t contain any… 646 more words



We were sitting in Hunan’s, a Chinese restaurant in Arcata, California.  At the bottom of the menu, I saw something that puzzled me.

Holding up the menu, I pointed at the words, asking Cathy, “Does ‘no message,’ mean there’s no fortune in the cookies, or something?” 88 more words


MSG Side Effect, The Silent Killer Lurking in Your Kitchen Cabinets

Although the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has categorized monosodium glutamate or MSG, a type of food additive, as generally safe for consumption, a lot of people have reported experiencing side effects after consuming food that contains MSG.  773 more words