Spicy food can trigger aggression


MALAYSIANS’ love for their spicy sambal belacan coupled with higher temperatures could cause a rise in aggressive behaviour.

This is one reason why the Health Ministry closely monitors prisoners’ food nutrition and intake, psychologist and criminologist Dr Geshina Ayu Mat Saat says, pointing out that their diet is “pretty bland”.

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