Phil Jones wrote:
> If we start treating foods like drugs then think of all the results
> that would come from the testing of everyday foods. I can't believe
> that no common food has potential risks to the immune system
> or general health.
ISTR an analysis of parsnips some years back which revealed levels
of naturally-occurring psoralens which were in excess of those which,
were the parsnips to be sold as a medication rather than a food,
qualify them as a "prescription-only medicine" under UK regulations.