Some diets shun nightshade vegetables (like tomatoes, potatoes, eggplant and bell peppers), but research hasn’t concluded that they’re harmful. Here’s what a dietitian thinks.
Do tomatoes, potatoes, eggplant or other “nightshade” veggies worsen arthritis? Discover the truth about common questions in our series, The Short Answer. Rheumatologist Leonard Calabrese, DO, fields this one.