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Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Myth Debunked: Spicy Food Doesn't Really Kill Taste Buds

Myth Debunked: Spicy Food Doesn't Really Kill Taste Buds



First off, the chemical capsaicin (the active ingredient in spicy peppers) makes mouths temporarily go numb, and the loss of sensation gives you the impression that your taste buds must be dying. They aren't.

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