It’s believed that 45 million Americans attempt a diet every year. That’s a good thing as national statistics also state that one in three adult Americans are obese; not just overweight, but obese. Something needs to change – and, clearly, many people want to start their healthier lives by changing up their diets.
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There’s someone in your office or workspace that’s driving you crazy. He might even be doing it right now. Okay, we say he, but it could be anyone; annoying coworkers cover a broad spectrum of the population. All of us, in fact, it’s just that some people are really good at getting under your skin. […]
If you’ve ever wondered what exactly it is that makes chili peppers so hot, it’s time to take a closer look at a little something called capsaicin. In more simple terms, capsaicin is the active ingredient naturally found in chili peppers, and packaged up into some of your favorite hot sauce. This fiery chemical compound […]
When it comes to eating hot peppers and hot pepper products, the trick is part of the treat. That’s because capsaicin, the active ingredient in hot peppers that makes them so spicy hot, is actually playing a trick on your mind and body. After all, the pepper’s not really on fire, but your mind is […]
If you’ve ever wondered what exactly it is that makes hot peppers so hot, look no further than capsaicin. It’s the active component in hot peppers that brings on the intense heat. For people, or mammals for that matter, it’s the capsaicin that’s responsible for the burning sensation. First coined in the 1800s, capsaicin is […]