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The Chemical That’s Found in 40% of Your Food and Poses a Cancer Risk

Ever since scientists first found acrylamide in food in 2002, concerns about its dangerous effects have grown -- specifically, it's been linked to an increased risk of cancer. The primary use of ac…

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What’s Really In Potato Chips?

To understand the nature of Pringles and other stackable chips, forget the notion that they come from actual potatoes in any recognizable way. The Pringles Company (in an effort to avoid taxes levi…

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Vinu....Don't be so obtuse......do you expect those with no medical or scientific knowledge to run t…

I absolutely agree with Stacey G. Thanks for sharing.

This is an interesting article. I liked the part on getting third party verification of the company …