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10 Delicious Foods That Can Kill You. You Won't Believe #2!

10 Delicious Foods That Can Kill You! Find out which foods take your breath away...literally!

By: @LifestyleBuzz


Published: December 13th, 2016 at 2:35 pm

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#3 Cassava

Better known to Americans as Tapioca, cassava is native to South America. Just like bitter almonds, cassava also contains cyanide! To avoid the cyanide, you have to cook it carefully. The raw and fresh root of the plant alone, contains up to 20mg of cyanide per kg. Due to correct food regulations, cassava poisoning poses little threat to Americans and South Americans. The cassava poisoning epidemic is in Africa though, where little treatment has been done to remove the cyanide.

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