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Saturday, September 10, 2016

3 Of Your Favorite Foods Have Been Found to Cause Cancer

There is no cure for cancer yet, but we can protect ourselves by taking care of our health and avoiding foods and other products that have been found to cause cancer. Unfortunately, this often includes some of our favorite foods that we have come to enjoy so much.

These 3 favorites cause cancer

Millions of people eat these 3 foods often, whether it's at a ball game or at the movies. What are they?

#1 Hot dogs - Studies have shown that the beloved hot dog which is full of nitrates increases the risk of brain cancer, pancreatic cancer, and colon cancer. In addition, hot dogs are linked to increased risks of leukemia.

#2 Microwave popcorn - It's not the popcorn in itself that causes cancer. The danger is in perfluorooctanoic acid, which is found in the non-stick coating on the inside of the bag of microwave popcorn. Perflourooctanoic acid is released as the popcorn heats. You can still enjoy popcorn by using an air-popper instead of microwave popcorn packets.

#3 Cola - Studies show that the brown coloring in your soda may be linked to increased risk for cancer. Why? The caramel coloring contains a chemical called 4-methylimidazole, a carcinogen.

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