Acrylamide harmful in pregnancy - The Hippocratic Post (blog)

'I welcome the current focus on acrylamide, a toxic chemical that is used by industry to create dyes and plastics but also occurs naturally in overcooked starchy food. This week, the Food Standards Agency published a report detailing how many common ...

Do burnt toast and potatoes pose a real cancer risk? - CBS News

This week, Britain's Food Standards Agency (FSA) launched a public health campaign warning people about the potential risks of eating burnt toast, overly crisped potatoes and other starchy foods cooked at high temperatures. The agency is urging people ...

Is Burnt Toast Bad for You? The Science of Cancer and Acrylamide - Live Science

A new warning about the health risks of eating browned potatoes and burnt toast draws a link between a chemical called acrylamide and an increased risk of cancer. The warning comes from the United Kingdom's Food Standards Agency, which launched a ...

UK agency warns that French fries, toast might cause cancer, is accused of 'massively overreacting' - OregonLive.com

The British government warns against French fries, but some public-health experts say that's an overreaction. (The Oregonian). Print Email · Douglas Perry | The Oregonian/OregonLive By Douglas Perry | The Oregonian/OregonLive The Oregonian Email the ...

How SHOULD we cook our chips and toast to help avoid cancer? Here's our handy guide to understanding daft new ... - The Sun

Reluctantly we accept – though may ignore on a Friday night – that booze is bad for us. Confused about chips? In turmoil over toast? Our guide reveals how to cook your. 3. Confused about chips? In turmoil over toast? Our guide reveals how to cook your ...

Burnt toast, roasted potatoes can cause cancer: FSA - TopNews United States

The U.K. Food Standards Agency (FSA) has launched a campaign to warn people about increased risk of cancer linked to eating burnt toast, over-roasted potatoes or other starchy foods cooked at high temperatures. The campaign, launched on Monday, ...

Fried Potatoes & French Fries Join 'Foods That Can Cause Cancer' List - Health Aim

PHOTOGRAPH: Pixabay/Flavorful World | Did you know that French fries has been added to the list of foods that can cause cancer? ShareShare on Facebook · TweetShare on Twitter · ShareShare on Google+. There are many everyday food items linked to a ...