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Top 10 Foods That Increase Cancer Risk

5. Sodas/soft drinks, which pose health risks, both for what they contain–sugar and various additives–and for what they replace in the diet–beverages and foods that provide vitamins, minerals and other nutrients.

6. French fries, chips and snack foods that contain trans fats.

7. Food and drink additives such as aspartame.

8. Excess alcohol.

9. Baked goods, for the acrylamide.

10. Farmed fish, which contains higher levels of toxins such as PCBs.

Now that you know what not to eat, see the Top 10 Foods and Drinks for Cancer Prevention.

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Melissa Breyer

Melissa Breyer is a writer and editor with a background in sustainable living, specializing in food, science and design. She is the co-author of True Food (National Geographic) and has edited and written for regional and international books and periodicals, including The New York Times Magazine. Melissa lives in Brooklyn, NY.

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4:04AM PST on Nov 18, 2014

Thanks

8:06AM PDT on Jul 25, 2014

Interesting article, thank you!

6:24PM PDT on Jun 10, 2014

Thanks for sharing.

7:50AM PDT on May 3, 2014

noted

5:41AM PDT on May 3, 2014

I BELIEVE EVERY ONE OF THE FOODS WE RECEIVE FROM ANYWHERE SHOULD BE NATURAL AND HEALTHFUL AND AFFORDABLE. AND THERE SHOULD BE LAWS AGAINST POLLUTING OUR FOOD AND WATER SOURCES. AMERICA IS THE ONLY COUNTRY THAT USES 80,000 TOXIC CHEMICALS IN IT'S FOOD PRODUCTIONS, GROWTH, AND IT'S PRODUCTS.

8:31AM PST on Feb 20, 2014

Thanks.

2:13AM PST on Feb 2, 2014

Thanks for the info. I'm on the right track.

2:09AM PST on Feb 2, 2014

Thanks

7:01PM PST on Jan 14, 2014

Thanks for your opinions.

3:04AM PST on Dec 30, 2013

BS on this article. Iodine sufficient people do not seem to get
cancer no matter what they eat. http://iodineresearch.com

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