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Your Day in Health: November 17

Does this common breakfast food come with a cancer risk? Plus, McDonald's makes a menu change and more of today's essential health news.

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Your Day in Health: November 17

Does this common breakfast food come with a cancer risk? Plus, McDonald's makes a menu change and more of today's essential health news.

WSJ: McDonald’s To Offer McPick 2 Menu

"McDonald’s Corp. has come up with a new value menu that it hopes will attract cost-conscious customers after years of losing traction with its existing low-price selection. The new “McPick 2” menu, starting on Jan. 4, will allow customers to pick a pair of items for a total of $2 from among four choices: the McDouble and McChicken sandwiches, a small order of french fries, and mozzarella sticks." Read full story.

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YAHOO HEALTH: TOAST AND CANCER: THE SCARY POSSIBLE LINK

“A new scientific report issued by the British government’s food safety watchdog has a shocking conclusion: Eating too much toast may increase your risk of developing cancer. The Food Standards Agency, which issued the report, blames the link on acrylamide, a toxin that is formed when carbohydrates are subject to high temperatures. Read full story.

FOX NEWS: Hershey Kisses Artificial Flavors Goodbye in Some Chocolates

“The candy company said this week that its milk chocolate Hershey’s Kisses and bars are now being made with flavor from real vanilla instead of an artificial flavor.” Read full story.

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