12 Delicious Foods That Could Kill You

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2. Mushrooms

Mushrooms

Mushrooms are widely popular especially as pizza toppings, but it becomes difficult to differentiate between the edible ones and the wild mushrooms. Most of us are unaware that mushrooms can be highly toxic and even experts have mistaken in differentiating a bad mushroom for a good one.

You might also find mentions of deadly mushrooms being used as death agents in history books such as the case of Emperor Claudius, a tsar, and a pope.

Poisonous mushrooms can cause symptoms like nausea, vomiting, cramps, kidney damage and diarrhea. You are generally safe buying mushrooms from a grocery store.

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