Here’s how many avocados it would take to kill you

Popular Science | 3/23/2019 | Staff
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This fatty fruit contains almost twice as much po­tas­sium as a banana. When too much of the metal hits the bloodstream, it interrupts the heart’s rhythmic beating, causing it to slow—or even stop.

Like caffeine, the theobromine in cocoa dilates blood vessels and increases heart rate. Scarf enough, and these effects can combine to drop pressure while speeding up your ticker: total shutdown.

Heaps - Fruit

Heaps of any fluid-rich fruit could kill you....
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