Cayenne pepper does more than add a dash of spice to a plate of eggs.
Long hailed as a miracle-working substance, cayenne pepper can stop bleeding in less than one minute under most circumstances.
The reason it works is because cayenne pepper reacts with the body to equalize the blood pressure, meaning an extra gushing of pressure will not be concentrated in the wound area as it normally is.
Blood will quickly clot when the pressure is equalized.
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