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This Shocking Baking Ingredient Caused 400 People to Fall Sick at Once

The thought of food poisoning tends to make you think about poultry (like this Salmonella -contaminated supermarket chicken ), eggs , maybe some spoiled dairy products. Recent reports continue to show that there's still a lot for many of us to learn about preventing food poisoning. That seems true from one new update, as 400 people were hospitalized after consuming an ingredient you probably don't associate with foodborne illness. The India Times recently reported that 400 people in Delhi simultaneously raced to seek medical care after they'd all come down with illness, reporting symptoms of diarrhea and vomiting. Investigations discovered what they all had in common: They'd consumed buckwheat or buckwheat flour. It's said buckwheat or its flour is a popular meal choice during some Indian religious festivals when fasting is part of the observances. RELATED:  7 Healthiest Foods to Eat Right Now The report states that authorities believe the buckwheat had been &q