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Scary treat? Black licorice can harm heart, says FDA

There are 1 comment on the MSNBC story from Oct 29, 2011, titled Scary treat? Black licorice can harm heart, says FDA. In it, MSNBC reports that:

While indulging our sweet-tooth may be a time-honored Halloween tradition, there's one tasty morsel that could turn out to be more of a trick than a treat for some of us, the Food and Drug Administration warns.

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Since: Jul 11

Elon, NC

#1 Oct 30, 2011
Total waste of taxpayer money. It shouldn't take FDA research to prove that candy is unhealthy. While we should acknowledge the FDA's efforts to keep us safe and healthy from unexpected complications in the food we we eat, they need to focus on the real issues such as preventing the increasingly common outbreaks. This is simply the FDA's attempt to repair their image after after botching the recall of listeria-ridden cantaloupes. Instead of attacking every consumable vice the FDA should work on reducing the amount of contaminants they allow in our food. Take a look for yourselves…:

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