When buying a sandwich for your child, be careful with the kind of snack you get. It has been shown that most of our popular brands are actually made with cancer causing petroleum products.
The artificial dyes, food dyes commonly used – as Yellow 5 and Red 40 are made from petroleum and can lead to serious health problems in our children. Some health problems that these products can cause include allergic reactions, eczema, ear infections, hyperactivity in children, asthma, enuresis, hypersensitivity, obesity, diabetes, mood swings, headaches, sleep disorders, hypoglycemia, increased risk behaviors, chromosomal damage, ADD / ADHD, urticaria and cancer (as has been seen in animal studies).
In Europe, the use of food dyes have been banned by the British government and European Union because of its high toxicity.
The 5 snacks should take into account;
1. M & M’S
Now everybody had one of these, these popular brands of chocolate candy colors made to melt in the mouth as he licked are extremely dangerous. Artificial colors are harmful when consumed. We can take a look at the colors used and damage to the body – Blue # 1: This can cause malignant tumors. Blue # 2: This is a focused on oil product that promotes hyperactivity in children; but also it increases the risk of brain tumors in laboratory rats, and the development of abnormal cells. Red # 40: This color can destroy the DNA. Yellow # 5 and Yellow # 6: These colors can cause cancer :. Apart from the dangers mentioned these colors can make as they are produced from petroleum, but it can also be responsible for hyperactivity, allergic reactions and cancer
2. pop tarts
were introduced 1964 and pastries are toast. Common brands taste like strawberry ice consists of sugar, corn syrup, dextrose and high fructose corn syrup. All these are harmful varieties of sugar. Another disturbing list of ingredients are TBHQ, which is a byproduct of petroleum and associated with butane, hydrogenated soybean oil also moderately known to cause cellular dysfunction and cancer activation artificial colors.
3. fruit snacks
colored speech bubbles that young people find hard to resist, but are made of additives and artificial colorings. The E127, erythrosine or Red 3, which is mostly used is a petroleum product and is harmful.
4. Teddy grams
Presented for the first time in 1988, come in 5 different flavors. This appetizer comes with the much feared TBHQ.
TBHQ is a toxic compound, can cause vomiting, tinnitus, nausea, collapse and delirium. Studies have shown to cause stomach cancer in laboratory rats; DNA fragments also can cause serious damage to human lungs and umbilical cells. TBHQ can cause restlessness, anxiety and may also intensify symptoms of ADHD in children.
These sandwiches with cheese that are orange are made from Yellow 6, as used in H & M. They are derived from petroleum and are harmful to the health of their children. The cheese flavor is also dangerous, as it consists of benzoate and ethyl methylphenidate.
You can encourage your children to eat organic snacks or fruits like apples and oranges. They can also take vegetables such as carrots, which are crispy and contain vitamin A, which is good for good eyesight and skin.