6 beers you should be drinking and 6 you shouldn’t: We chose what to eat very carefully but we rarely give the same attention to what we drink in terms of our health. By law, foods and nonalcoholic drinks should have their ingredients listed and the FDA monitors this. Beer, however, belongs in neither category and the alcohol industry has been lobbying for years against labeling ingredients on the beers. Some do it to hide recipes while others do it to hide the harmful ingredients used.
The following are beers you should avoid drinking:
It comprises of GMO corn. The negative effect of GMO corn on humans is shown through organ damage, toxicity, or gene transfer. In the year 2007, Greenpeace found that experimental GMO rice was being used in Anheuser-Busch beer (Budweiser).
2. Newcastle Brown Ale
It contains caramel coloring. Ammonia is categorized as a carcinogen and is used to make class 3 and four caramel coloring. Alcohol is a carcinogen itself and when drank in moderation, it may decrease cancer developing chances. However, when carcinogens are added they have an opposite effect. They increase cancer development chances.
3. Miller Lite
Miller Lite contains corn syrup and GMO corn. The corn syrup effects human health conditions. It results in allergies and various human defects as mentioned above in GMO corn usage.
4. Corona Extra
It contains Propylene Glycol and GMO Corn Syrup. Although surrounded by controversy, Propylene Glycol is said to cause potential harm to people’s health. It results in seizures and severe neurological symptoms. There have also been cases of nausea, vertigo, and strange sensations.