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Any comestible marinated in and/or which contains chili peppers, mustard with horseradish, curry or other spices that evoke a desired intraoral sensation. Spicy foods may evoke a brisk autonomic nervous system response—e.g., diaphoresis, arrhythmias

spicy food

Nutrition Any comestible marinated in and/or which contains chili peppers, mustard with horseradish, curry or other spices that evoke a desired intraoral sensation that crosses pain with pleasure; SFs may elicit an autonomic nervous system response–eg, diaphoresis, arrhythmias. See Capsaicin, Scoville units, Seder syncope, Sushi syncope.
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These lifestyle changes included avoiding fatty food, sweet food, carbonated beverages, spicy food, coffee, large meals, alcohol, meals before sleep, clothing that tighten abdomen, and to lose weight, quit smoking and elevate head of bed.
Among the 28 articles included in our meta-analysis, 19 articles reported the associations between the two-level of spicy food intake and cancer risk and 9 articles[sup][14],[15],[23],[26],[28],[29],[30],[31],[32] reported the associations between the multi-level of spicy food intake and cancer risk.
Collectively, these reports indicate spices may have a significant influence on morbidity and mortality in humans; however, evidence relating to the effect of daily consumption of spicy foods on mortality in prospective studies is lacking.
The study, in the British Medical Journal, did not list the spicy foods consumed.
Considering the discriminant validity, three personality traits of targets who like spicy food were compared.
COMBINING broccoli with spicy foods including mustard, horseradish, or wasabi could enhance its cancer-fighting power, research has found.
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