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Can chillis beat cancer?
University of Bath

Can chillis beat cancer?

Recent evidence in lab based tests has shown that, capsaicin, (one of the main molecules found in chillies responsible for providing their fiery hot taste), may have anti-cancer properties . Although Dr Amit Nathubhai, a postdoctoral researcher ... University of Bath, 1 month ago

11 Things You Can Do If You Eat Something Spicy Or If Chilli Gets Into Your Eyes

Did you know that unlike sweet, salty, sour and bitter flavours, your tongue doesn't have special taste buds for spice? What actually happens when you eat spicy food is that your pain receptors are triggered, causing your brain to think that your ...
 Indiatimes1 week ago

Full article Pain principle

Is the chilli pepper friend or foe? By William Kremer BBC World Service 5 October 2015 From the section Magazine Image copyright Thinkstock For thousands of years, humans have taken a masochistic pleasure from adding chilli to their ...
 BBC1 month ago Is the chilli pepper friend or foe?  BBC1 month ago
WA Today

Hang on to your prostate, here comes the hot healing power of chillies

Experiments using chilli sauce suggest the hot condiment has been of as much benefit to science as it has to barbecues. Photo: The recent decision by Immigration Minister Peter Dutton to ban US rapper and Rihanna-beater Chris Brown from entering ...
 WA Today1 month ago
Food World News

2.5 KG of Chillies a Day for Chinese Chilli-Eating Celebrity Li Yongzhi

In the Henan province of mainland China, a 54-year old man has a curious affection for chillies. Such is Li Yongzhi's love for chillies that he starts each day with his favourite fruit. Where most people would brew a cup of coffee to wake up, Li ...
 Food World News1 week ago Avoid the burn with Chilliburner  Natural Products Online1 month ago The Ghost Chilli  Outlook Traveller1 month ago
Peterborough Examiner

Add some fiery flavour

Capsaicin is the pugnacious ingredient that fuels peppers fiery reputation. The capsaicin content of peppers is measured in parts per million that are converted into Scoville heat units, a measure of the heat of pepper. This thermal Richter scale ...
 Peterborough Examiner2 months ago

Forget everything you thought you knew about Indian food

Come on, be honest. What are the first things that come to your mind when you think of Indian food? Hot, spicy, oily, rich, fatty, difficult and time-consuming to cook, something that has curry powder and sugar, and involves deep frying? You ...
 Quartz5 days ago

Why do we get pins and needles?

Everyone has experienced that tingling sensation in the hands or feet. We call it pins and needles because it feels like someone is gently raking your skin over and over again with hundreds of tiny little pointy objects. Your skin might feel a bit ...
 BBC1 week ago

Beyond Soups and Coffees: Foods to Keep You Warm This Winter

As the weather starts getting nippy your sweaters and pullovers aren't enough to keep you cozy. Once you get back home after a long day at work, how would you feel to snuggle inside your quit and munch on something that will warm your from within? ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
Mumbai Mirror

Green, healthy, sometimes toxic

Toxins like solanine and lecithin can lead to serious consequences if consumed in large quantities Over-consumption of certain toxins in vegetables and fruit could mar their wholesome goodness. Medical literature is replete with the goodness of ...
 Mumbai Mirror2 weeks ago
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