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The Top 10 Most Dangerous Fruits and Vegetables in the World 

NamitaNayyar
Updated June 14, 2019 1k votes 364 voters 59.1k views 10 items

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Women Fitness presents before its readers an informative resource to create the awareness and know about the most dangerous fruits and vegetables in the world. Sometimes out of curiosity or ignorance we consume these fruits and vegetables, it shall make you aware about their toxicity, poisioness.
Cassava is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top 10 Most Dangerous Fruits and Vegetables in the World
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Cassava is the third-largest source of food carbohydrates in the world. Cassava is a major staple food in the developing world, providing a basic diet for over half a billion people. It is one of the most drought-tolerant crops, capable of growing on marginal soils. Nigeria is the world's largest producer of cassava. Check out at: http://www.womenfitness.net/cassava_dangerousFruits.htm
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Ackee is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top 10 Most Dangerous Fruits and Vegetables in the World
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Ackee and saltfish is a traditional Jamaican dish, known as Jamaica's national dish. It spread to other countries with the Jamaican diaspora. Check out at:http://www.womenfitness.net/ackee_dangerousFruits.htm
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Yew Berries
Yew Berries is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top 10 Most Dangerous Fruits and Vegetables in the World
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All species of yew contain highly poisonous alkaloids known as taxanes, with some variation in the exact formula of the alkaloid between the species. All parts of the tree except the arils contain the alkaloid. Check out at: http://www.womenfitness.net/yewBerries_dangerousFruits.htm
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Calabar Bean
Calabar Bean is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top 10 Most Dangerous Fruits and Vegetables in the World
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Calabar bean is the seed of a leguminous plant, Physostigma venenosum, a native of tropical Africa, poisonous to humans. It derives the first part of its scientific name from a curious beak-like appendage at the end of the stigma, in the centre of the flower; this appendage, though solid, was supposed to be hollow. Check out at:http://www.womenfitness.net/calabarBean_dangerousFruits.htm
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