World Health Organization (WHO) report revealed that eating processed meat can lead to bowel cancer, while red meats are probably carcinogenic. International Agency for Research on Cancer, WHO’s specialized cancer agency, has categorized processed meats like hot dog, sausage and bacon in the same group with tobacco, asbestos and diesel fumes, which are proven carcinogenic agents. Here are some other foods that have the potential to make you very sick or even kill you.
Absinthe is a mixture of wormwood, sweet fennel and sweet anise. Wormwood contains a toxic chemical named thujone, which has psychoactive properties. The drink has been blamed for social disorders, suicides, tuberculosis and even epilepsy.