Do you love Instant Noodles? We have bad news for you
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That means prolonged exposure to additives like TBHQ.
tert-Butylhydroquinone is an aromatic organic compound which is a type of phenol. It is a derivative of hydroquinone, substituted with a tert-butyl group. -sourceIt is a preservative that MUST be avoided, according to experts because it can cause nausea, vomiting, and delirium.
Long term effects can result in damage to the liver. They are also high in sodium and saturated fat which put you at higher risk for heart disease.
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This is extremely alarming given that the Philippines is the 9th largest market in the world for instant noodles,
according to the World Instant Noodles Association. Filipinos altogether consume 2.7 billion packets or cups of instant noodles every year, making billionaires out of these noodle manufacturers and dullards out of all their regular patrons.
Planning to head to a ramen house tonight? You might wanna change that plan.
Do you love Instant Noodles? We have bad news for you Reviewed by Raelyn Luchansky on 1:04:00 AM Rating: