Shocking Food Facts You Don’t Know…Yet

cute african young woman using instant message(BlackDoctor.org) — Go to the grocery store. Pick up a package of food. Can. Jar. Box. Any package. Look at the ingredients. Chances are, you won’t know what half the things listed even are. But even worse is that many grocery stores aren’t disclosing certain food facts that may help keep you and your family healthier…and safer.

Did you know that…

Grocery stores can keep secrets…

With meat, supermarkets must tell you the country of origin, but produce laws aren’t as strict, and grocery stores aren’t obligated to tell you where your fruits and veggies come from. For example, in a recent E. coli outbreak, German bean sprouts were found to be the source of the bacteria. Many people, including Americans, got very sick, but were clueless as to where those sprouts originated from.