patients on taking medications properly. I agree that patients taking medications such as penicillin should be educated on which foods and drinks to avoid to ensure the best outcome for their health.
RESPONSE4Response 3: Kaley SmithFantastic post. I agree with you that spicy foods can be a great way to make a dish more excitingand complex. Additionally, it is quite amazing that there are countless ways to incorporate spice into meals, as indicated in your post, such as crushed red pepper. Moreover, it is very accurate that some people love the great awakening that spices can bring forth to one's senses. On the other hand, you have indicated that others are much more reluctant to indulge out of fear of an inextinguishable taste bud inferno, which is correct. I also agree that many try to consume a glass full of ice-cold water, hoping to alleviate the burning sensation, which does not always work. You have further indicated an excellent explanation of the reason behind the spicy sensation in mucous membranes. Water being a polar molecule, does not dissolve in non-polar capsaicin, which is a chemical compound found within the class found in chili peppers. Therefore, you are right that water does not do an overall great job of relieving the discomfort.
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