58 Amazing Eating Facts


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1. Eating dogs is legal in 44 US states.
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2. Eating leafy greens slows cognitive decline, according to a study.
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3. Eating blueberries can help improve your memory.
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4. Eating fish can extend life expectancy by 2.2 years on average, according to a study.
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5. Clinton, Montana, holds an annual testicle festival. Known as Testy Fest, it includes Ball Eating, Miss TestyFest, Itty Bitty Titty, Mr Fun Buns and Nicest Arms.
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6. Mucophagy, or eating your own boogers, strengthens the immune system and children who do this are healthier and happier than their peers.
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7. Eating bacon can help you live longer because it contains niacin.
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8. Eating bananas is a natural cure to reduce the effects of stress and anxiety.
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9. During a 2004 episode of Sesame Street, Cookie Monster said that before he started eating cookies, his name was Sid.
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10. Chipotle has a DJ on the payroll to curate its in-store music, which is why you won't hear any Billboard chart toppers while eating there.
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11. Eating celery is technically exercise. When you eat celery, you burn more calories than you consume.
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12. Eating out of boredom is a habit we develop as a toddler and reinforce throughout years of life
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13. Eating junk food makes you lazy.
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14. When eating jelly babies, nearly eight out of ten people bite off the heads first.
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15. Eating only a few carrots can vastly improve the health of overweight children.
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16. Eating chocolate and or ice cream has the same effect on the brain as when listening to music you relate to.
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17. Eating onions and garlic will help your hair grow.
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18. Want to have Ninja like reflexes? Eating plenty of spinach and eggs improves our ability to think quick and have better reflexes
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19. To improve their ability to swallow hot dogs, the International Federation of Competitive Eating is studying black holes.
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20. Getting upset at people just by hearing them breathing or eating is called "Misophonia", which is an actual brain-disorder
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21. Eating ripe bananas help combat abnormal cells and the more dark spots a banana has the better the anti-cancer quality.
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22. Eating high-flavanol chocolate can protect people's skin from the harmful effects of the Sun.
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23. Eating chocolate makes you happy because it contains phenylephylamine - the same hormone the brain triggers when you fall in love.
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24. Eating 50 bananas will give you the same dose of radiation as 1 dental xray.
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25. A growing number of studies confirm that just by eating slower, you'll consume fewer calories, losing 20 pounds a year.
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26. Eating salmon helps hair grow faster.
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27. Eating chocolate while studying helps the brain retain new information easily and is directly linked to high test scores.
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28. Eating tomatoes helps to prevent sunburn. Tomatoes provide the best defense against sun damage.
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29. Eating spicy food releases "feel good" endorphins, making it one of the reasons why people enjoy it so much.
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30. Eating a mango while smoking marijuana can increase euphoria and get you higher, helping to provide a better experience.
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31. Eating pine nuts can ruin everything you taste for the next two weeks.
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32. Grab a banana for breakfast! They are known as a happy fruit. Eating just one can help relieve irritable emotions, anger and or depression.
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33. Mouthgasm Eating something that causes you to make a pleasurable sounds out loud, exactly like the ones you make when you have a orgasm.
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34. Eating chocolate before studying and or taking tests, increases your chances of understanding info and passing with a high grade!
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35. Eating a freshly baked chocolate chip cookie while depressed can instantly improve your mood and fight the physical effects of depression.
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36. Eating tomatoes helps to prevent sunburn. Tomatoes provide the best defense against sun damage
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37. People eating in a group of seven or more eat twice as much as people eating alone.
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38. Eating your food slowly will help you lose weight, enjoy your food, reduce stress, and lead to better digestion.
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39. When you eat celery, you burn more calories digesting it than you do consuming it. So eating celery is technically exercise.
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40. Eating black-eyed peas at new year is thought to bring prosperity. Lobsters are thought to bring bad luck, because they move backwards.
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41. Some people really believe eating makeup can make them pretty on the inside too, so they eat makeup as a meal.
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42. Eating avocados boost serotonin levels, which is can help you be happy and relieve depression.
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43. Eating carbohydrates, specifically grains, can be harmful to your brain health.
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44. Your hearing becomes less sharp after eating too much
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45. Tablecloths were originally meant to be served as towels with which dinner guests could wipe their hands and faces after eating.
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46. Eating a piece of chocolate at breakfast can help stabilize your mood and enhance happiness throughout the day.
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47. Eating sweet food triggers your episodic memory—the brain function that records things like your first kiss or your wedding day.
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48. Eating fish improves IQ and memory.
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49. If you weigh 450 pounds, you could live for one complete year without eating anything.
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50. Trichophagia, or Rapunzel Syndrome, is the compulsive eating of hair.
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51. Eating walnuts will help improve memory and concentration, according to research.
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52. An "acutetarian" is a person who avoids eating anything that looks cute.
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53. Eating celery is technically exercise. When you eat celery, you burn more calories digesting it than you consume.
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54. Adult burying beetles punish offspring who nag for food by eating them.
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55. The U.S. Army is creating an algorithm that accurately predicts suicide.
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56. Eating more carrots and tomatoes can give you a healthy looking tan.
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57. Eating chocolate while studying helps the brain retain new information easily and is directly linked to high test scores
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58. 14% of Democrats would forgive their partners for cheating, while only 10% of Republicans would.

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