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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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Man Wins $7 Million in “Popcorn Lung” Lawsuit

Hot coffee! When most of us hear those two words together we think something like, “morning” or “fuel for the day,” not a multi-million dollar payout. But back in 1994 a New Mexico woman spilled a 49-…

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Great article. You have to believe, but yes you can beat cancer naturally.

Don't like info-graphics but this isn't too bad.

yuck! This ought to be illegal!

Wow, what a good article! I'm going to stick it on my fridge and read it everyday 'till I know it of…

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