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When Michael Mosley used his own blood in a recipe for black pudding

For centuries, blood has inspired the wildest flights of our imagination. We’ve even supposed it can cheat death, restore us to youth. But the truth is far stranger and more extraordinary.

To reveal the nutritional value of this sticky red liquid, Michael added a rather gruesome ingredient to a recipe for black pudding: his own blood.

Would you eat a black pudding made with your own blood?

Michael Mosley eats a black pudding made with his own blood.

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