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Why You Should Avoid Butter-Flavored Microwave Popcorn

The poison gas phosgene, first used extensively as a chemical warfare agent during World War I, can cause a horrific lung disease called bronchiolitis obliterans. Bronchiolitis obliterans causes your …

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Dangers of Microwave Popcorn

When it's movie night and you're getting ready to break out the popcorn, using an air popper or jostling a pot of kernels in a heart-friendly oil on your stove top might be your best choices. A rep…

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Thanks for this info! I need to be eating more than just bananas!!

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