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Is corn healthy or not? 5 myths about sweet corn busted

By Matthew Thompson, July 3, 2012 - 2:58pm

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Matthew asks: Do you think corn is healthy?

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I do think it's healthy. Thanks for all the info. I'm sick of everyone jumping on these anti-this and anti-that bandwagons. Don't tell me how horrible corn is for you and then drink some type of canned energy drink. Please.

Anonymous

07/22/2014 - 3:11pm

Very healthy

Anonymous

07/05/2014 - 3:59pm

Yea, Corn!
Especially the Indiana corn of my childhood.

Anonymous

07/03/2014 - 2:26pm

Corn is used to FATTEN UP livestock.

Anonymous

06/30/2014 - 2:57am

Yes corn is healthy. In most third world country they make it into a porridge and start giving it to baby by the third month of birth. This corn porridge is to help baby develop healthy.

Anonymous

06/22/2014 - 5:39pm

Yes!

Anonymous

06/11/2014 - 8:21pm

Yes. We have to eat. Food is what keeps us alive &healthy. With yhsg being said we have to always be careful of how much we are eating of any food.
I read here that we should not eat corn more than 24 hours out of fields. Well I don't think that's young yo happen. We all buy Corn straight from the groscery store. So who knows how long the
corn has been there at the produce department. So u are telling us that ar are receiving no health
Benefit ?. Please respond.
thank you!

Anonymous

05/25/2014 - 5:55pm

Yes it is, no question!

Anonymous

05/20/2014 - 11:19pm

Yes, even as a diabetic, I think corn is healthy and a good part of a rounded diet. Some diabetics avoid corn but they are missing out on large amounts of Vitamin A, B6, iron and other nutrients. I like that you mentioned cooking corn releases more vitamins, I believe the same is true of tomatoes and potatoes. Thanks for busting the myths.

Anonymous

05/11/2014 - 11:07am

Yes

Anonymous

04/23/2014 - 5:15pm

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