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Top 10 Foods That Cause Cancer

19 Feb: Top 10 Cancer-Causing Foods You Should Never Put In Your Mouth Again

In recent decades, more people have begun to consume processed foods and have a decrease of fruits and vegetables in their diet. Last year alone almost 1.5 million people were diagnosed with some type of cancer — maybe it’s time we take a closer look at what we are actually eating. Here’s a list of the top 10 cancer causing foods that you eat every day: 1. Refined White Flour White flour is commonly found in pastas, breads, and baked goods. When white flour is “refined” it destroys its natural nutrients and mills no longer wait patiently for their flour to whiten – instead they bleach their flour with a chemical called chlorine gas. The Environmental Protection Agency says that…

24 Sep: Get your cancer — er, I mean lead — awareness bracelets here!

From TheBostonChannel.com: A cancer charity is recalling about 200,000 bracelets it sold as a fundraiser because they contain high levels of lead. The Friends of Mel Foundation tested the bead-and-metal bracelets after getting an e-mail that a 9-month-old boy apparently ingested lead from a bracelet… The foundation said it’s raised more than $1 million for Massachusetts General Hospital by selling the jewelry on its Web site and in small stores. Who knew lead would make such a comeback? Where can I invest in lead? What’s next — lead in my Taco Bell burrito instead of the usual E. coli? Will Britney’s next fragrance contain lead? I can hardly wait for more lead news!