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Avocado: the Green Gold’s Problems

Yes, it’s healthy, but you probably want to carefully select what you eat

Blood avocado
Painting by author, December 2021

There’s a reason that avocado is called “the green gold.” It’s packed with nutrients, and in general, most people like how it tastes. Healthy and delicious, that’s quite a rare combination. Who doesn’t like it? We should just get tons of it.




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Mark Chu

Mark Chu

I’m an associate professor in psychology at a small university in southern New Mexico. I like playing musical instruments, basketball, and writing stories.

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