Dietary guidelines in China suggest no limit for chilli consumption. Photo: HandoutDietary guidelines in China suggest no limit for chilli consumption. Photo: Handout
Dietary guidelines in China suggest no limit for chilli consumption. Photo: Handout

Uproar in China after study suggests eating chilli is linked to dementia

  • Sample of Chinese people aged over 55 who ate at least 50 grams of chilli a day had a higher risk of memory loss
  • Research generates a storm on social media platform Weibo, with over 300 million views

Topic |   China Society
Dietary guidelines in China suggest no limit for chilli consumption. Photo: HandoutDietary guidelines in China suggest no limit for chilli consumption. Photo: Handout
Dietary guidelines in China suggest no limit for chilli consumption. Photo: Handout
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