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Prawn + Vitamin C = Arsenic? Article Rating

Posted by howeh on November 21, 2008 - Filed under: Member Talks

I think many of you have been received an email that tell you eating prawns shortly after taking vitamin C will cause arsenic acid to form in the body and create a potentially fatal situation.

Do you believe on it?

It's an urban legend that has been going around the internet and is not based in fact. Here's a site that talks about the history of this fake email:

http://www.snopes.com/toxins/shrimp.htm

Hope this helps!

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Christine Said:

Wow! i have receive this email also..

Friday, November 21, 2008 4:15 PM
Monica! Said:

Yeah~Best way to kill yourself!

Friday, November 21, 2008 5:18 PM
Monica! Said:

....The article said it is false....

Friday, November 21, 2008 5:19 PM
howeh Said:

Ya, first i also think that it is true. After do some research from Google, i found that it is false. =.=

Monday, November 24, 2008 3:21 PM
Tina Said:

really?? this is false... i still go and remind my family don't eat them together.. >.<"

Tuesday, November 25, 2008 1:36 PM
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