• Nitrate-Cured Meats Linked to Manic Episodes

    28 days ago - By MedPageToday

    Meat sticks, jerky showed biggest association
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  • Processed meats may increase the risk of manic personality episodes

    Processed meats may increase the risk of manic personality episodes

    28 days ago - By Daily Mail

    While salami and prosciutto were not linked to mania, cured 'meat sticks' were linked to an increased chance of hospitalisation for having a manic episode.
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  • Nitrate-cured meats may contribute to mania, study finds

    28 days ago - By News Medical

    An analysis of more than 1,000 people with and without psychiatric disorders has shown that nitrates-chemicals used to cure meats such as beef jerky, salami, hot dogs and other processed meat snacks-may contribute to mania, an abnormal mood state. Mania is characterized by hyperactivity, euphoria and insomnia.
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