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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Almond

The almond is a species of tree native to the Middle East, the Indian subcontinent and North ..... almonds. Such syrup products do not contain significant levels of hydrocyanic acid, so are generally considered safe for human consumption.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apricot_kernel

An apricot kernel is the seed of an apricot. It is known for containing amygdalin, a poisonous compound. Together with the related synthetic compound laetrile, ...

www.quora.com/Do-almonds-contain-arsenic-If-so-how-are-we-able-to-eat-them

They actually contain cyanide, not arsenic. The dose is considered fatal after a dozen+, but luckily for us only the wild almonds have it, the kind we ...

www.livestrong.com/article/494578-can-almonds-cause-cyanide-poisoning

May 4, 2016 ... Almonds are rich in healthy fats, vitamin E and fiber. Although the almonds you buy at the grocery store contain a small amount of cyanide, ...

www.mnn.com/food/healthy-eating/photos/8-poisonous-foods-we-commonly-eat/4-almonds

Jun 10, 2013 ... Any reader of old-school mystery novels knows what the smell of bitter almonds signifies: death by cyanide, my dear Watson. And that's ...

skeptics.stackexchange.com/questions/15361/how-many-almonds-does-it-take-to-get-cyanide-poisoning

Mar 14, 2013 ... I was at lunch today and the conversation turned to almonds and their cyanide content. One co-worker said almonds contain a lot of cyancide ...

geneticliteracyproject.org/2014/11/11/organic-alert-whole-foods-almonds-contain-potentially-fatal-natural-chemical

Nov 11, 2014 ... “Eating foods that contain prussic acid may result in some or all of the ... However , the regulation does not apply to imported almonds, most of ...

www.reference.com/food/almonds-contain-arsenic-ffbf6cc655aaa4e6

Many types of almonds contain trace amounts of cyanide, activated by chewing, but do not contain any arsenic. Some Levantine almonds are activated simply by  ...

www.prevention.com/food/healthy-eating-tips/foods-and-beverages-high-arsenic

Nov 26, 2013 ... Whether it's toxic arsenic-based pesticides used on some foods, ... And a new study from Dartmouth University concludes that foods containing arsenic could be ... does (about half a cup per day) have consistently high arsenic ...

www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2012/05/certain-almonds-are-highly-poisonous

May 13, 2012 ... You should know almonds come in two varieties, sweet and bitter, and the latter is highly poisonous when raw. Bitter almonds contain ...