vegan news anti-speciest news animal rights news
vegan news anti-speciest news animal rights news

Nutrition

November 11, 2019 - CBS Baltimore

Your Hatred Of Heart-Healthy Veggies Could Be Genetic

Your Hatred Of Heart-Healthy Veggies Could Be Genetic
File Photo / © Photabulous!

If certain vegetables have always made you gag, you may be more than a picky eater. Instead, you might be what scientists call a “super-taster:” a person with a genetic predisposition to taste food differently.

Unfortunately, being a super-taster doesn’t make everything taste better. In fact, it can do the opposite.

Super-tasters are extremely sensitive to bitterness, a common characteristic of many dark green, leafy veggies such as broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage and Brussels sprouts, to name a few.

Continue Reading at:

CBS Baltimore


Food-nutrition — Feature Articles

Most Read - Last 30 Days

  1. USA: Trump Administration OKs Beaver Killing in Oregon, Despite Harm to Endangered Salmon, Steelhead
  2. ESTONIA: Animal rights activists, conservationists oppose legalization of bowhunting
  3. Impossible Foods CEO says the meat industry will be obsolete in 15 years — 'That's our mission'
  4. German coronavirus outbreak at abattoir infects more than 1,000
  5. Reasons Why Eating Fish Is Not That Healthy
  6. China Ends Animal Testing For Imported 'Ordinary' Cosmetics In Game-Changer For Cruelty-Free Beauty
  7. UK: Rotting corpses & animal abuse at farms supplying pig meat
  8. Exploiting Animals Is Killing Us and the Planet
  9. Rafiki, Uganda's rare silverback mountain gorilla, killed by hunters
  10. Beyond Meat founder: Our plant-based meat is on its way to being cheaper than animal protein

Some photos and photo services
generously donated by Photabulous

Photabulous

Fabulous Photos

PARIS · TORONTO · AMSTERDAM


veganauthority