food additives

5 Gross Things in your food
It's amazing what food labels don't tell you. For instance, what exactly is "natural flavoring" or a mysterious ingredient like L-cysteine? And then there are the things that aren't even listed on the label that are even more worrisome. Here are some of the hair-raising things that might be in your next bite of food.
There are chemicals and additives we allow in our snacks, drinks and packaged foods that other countries consider so unhealthy, they've banned them.
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