Eggs Won’t Stop Heart Attacks And Fish Won’t Get You Pregnant

Why studies on individual foods are so often misleading

Pictured: Fish. None of them can get you pregnant
Searching for stock photos of constipation was a FANTASTIC idea
I mean, you should still drink tea and eat chocolate. Just not for the flavanols
Pictured: Secret of happiness
Pictured: Fish eggs. Clearly, the ultimate in healthy living
Pictured: Enough to buy a lot of fish
Pictured: Tasty? Yes. Panacea? Probably not



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