Sumary of Tim Dowling: have my homegrown courgettes poisoned us all?:
- They play the same game on different laptops – power cords are stretched across the room, making it difficult to navigate the space.“Honestly, I’m just trying to make your supper, is all,” I say.
- “Hair loss.”“Stop eating!” my wife yells.It turns out courgettes can become laced with natural toxins called cucurbitacins under stressful growing conditions, or due to accidental cross-pollination.
- “Seeds recalled, mum rushed to A&E, blah blah blah.”“How much do you have to eat?” the oldest says.“A few grams,” I say.