Things get forbidden by society for a number of reasons, regardless of how well-founded or far-fetched they are. However, societies differ from one another, and so do the rules that they function on. What is forbidden in one corner of the planet, may be perfectly legal in another corner. People often ban items, practices, and even religions if they feel threatened by them.
In the following minutes, we’ll see what are the strangest things that human beings have banned or forbidden in certain places, some of which being cruel or hilarious. By all means, try not to think less of the people living there, as they certainly had their reasons for doing so.
9Vitamin Fortified Food in Forbidden in Denmark
There was a time when the people of Denmark were consuming too many vitamins and nutrients, a practice deemed dangerous by many doctors and dietitians. As a result, the Danish government banned all fortified food in Denmark, and the future use of any vitamin fortified food within the country’s borders. This ban applies to Ovaline, Marmite, fortified breakfast cereals, and any dairy product fortified with vitamin D above a certain level.