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Apple Seeds Cyanide

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Are Apple Seeds Poisonous?

Apple seeds contain amygdalin, which decomposes into toxic benzaldehyde and prussic acid (hydrogen cyanide. However, humans are able to detoxify small amounts of these chemicals.

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Avoid feeding your chickens apple seeds – Apple seeds contain trace amounts of cyanide that could kill your chicken. As much as chickens love apples, do them a favor and remove the seeds. http://www.thesleuthjournal.com/10-foods-feed-chickens/

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Apple seeds, like apricot seeds, contain vitamin B17 with supposedly prevents cancer. I personally think the theory is true from my research. So throw the apple core into the blender with your smoothie. Remember they used to say, "An apple a day keeps the doctor away"

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