14 myths about food you always believed

Science Story: 14 myths about food you always believed

There are many common facts everyone knows about food. However, are they really true or just myths we believe? Let's find out!

We are used to eat according to certain rules and consider them to be the only true ones. We think we know what food is good for us and what is harmful. We are sure that we understand why people gain or lose weight. Is it really so? Science doesn't stay in one place. Every day researches are conducted, evidences of some theories appear. However, people continue believing in what their parents taught them, because it seems to be much easier.

These are the most popular myths you believe!

Have you heard about all of these myths? SHARE your thoughts about them in the comments below!

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Ellen Gizzarelli
I don't know anyone who believed any of those "facts".
May 16, 2017 4:55PM
Chuck Murphy
I think whoever posted this is trying to kill off the population
May 16, 2017 5:05PM
Strawford H Dees III
Totally absurd. Should be deleted
May 16, 2017 5:07PM
Michael R. Jones
If you eat vegetables all your babies will be born naked. Really!
May 16, 2017 5:51PM
Ila Funkhouser
It's nice to know that someone is finally revealing the self imposed blindness of many people.
May 16, 2017 6:41PM
Bev Mcconnell
Very much so
May 16, 2017 7:14PM
Ron Barnes
LOL - I stopped listening to the "so called" medical expert "faux facts" some time ago. Eat things in moderation. Medical opinions are like AH's, everybody has one.
May 16, 2017 8:50PM
Pigs fly - TRUE////
May 16, 2017 9:15PM
Tom Bull
we are being lied to about our food.
May 16, 2017 10:49PM
Patricia D Dyches
good food for thought. I enjoy your explanations.
May 16, 2017 10:51PM
Ron Barnes, and they all stink.
May 17, 2017 8:06AM
Joe Surowiecki
In my Opinion Some are True and Some a False....!
May 17, 2017 5:05PM
Vivian Junkin
these facts must have been "thought up" by Monsanto and other chemical companies all propaganda
May 17, 2017 6:56PM
Kathy Hayes
I agree with Chuck Murphy.
May 17, 2017 10:09PM
Lawrence Green
This is the most ridiculous list ever. You should be ashamed by publishing such drivel. At least a third of your false claims are ture, especially numbers 1 & 2. Stop parroting the FDA and find out about the real information.
May 18, 2017 1:18PM


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