Spice Gone Wrong: Tragic Turn in Paqui's 'One Chip Challenge'! - A daring food challenge takes a devastating twist.

The One Chip Challenge is typically done by eating a single Paqui Carolina Reaper chip and enduring the extreme spiciness without any other food or drink for as long as possible.

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There are numerous online videos that depict the negative effects that the one-chip challenge has inflicted on both young girls and boys.

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Medical expert Doctor Gaylord Lopez from the Georgia Poison Control Center; USA has also issued a cautionary statement about the potential dangers associated with consuming these chips.

Paqui(company) says that the challenge is “intended for adults only,” & that the chip’s packaging has “clear & prominent labeling highlighting the chip is not for children or anyone sensitive to spicy foods or who has food allergies, is pregnant or has underlying health conditions.

Now we wouldn’t be surprised if states and schools might see new legislation proposed in every state regarding the banning of such challenges and dangerous foods in the schools.