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Foods Can Kill

I often write about poisons and toxins that kill, but what better way to kill someone than with a substance that’s lethal but not so easy to detect. Such scenes make for good fiction reading, but a devastating reality is … Continue reading

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Got Milk or Brucellosis?

I’ve often blogged about biological weapons—both those used in the past and those with potential for use in your new thriller plots. The world’s population has certainly been victim to biological warfare in the past. In 184 BC, Hannibal’s warriors … Continue reading

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Something New About Nitrosamines!

It’s relatively OLD NEWS regarding the dangers of nitrosamines in the processed foods we eat. Exposing foods, particularly those with higher nitrite contents, to high temperatures (such as in grilling and frying) cause the nitrites and amines in those foods … Continue reading

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One Potato, Two Potato, Three Potato, Die!

The potato plant, a member of the perennial nightshade family, has an interesting secret locked up in its leaves, stems and in those funny looking green spuds. The potato, a starchy tuber from the Solanum tuberosum plant and a dietary … Continue reading

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Foods Can Kill

I often write about poisons and toxins that kill. After all, I write about murder and what better way to kill someone than with a substance that’s lethal but not so easy to detect. Such scenes make for good fiction … Continue reading

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Allergic to Murder!

We all know that poisons and toxins can kill. I’ve blogged about those often, and such lethal chemicals create interesting focal points for murder scenes and the basis for enticing murder plots. But an unsettling reality is that normal foods … Continue reading

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Foods Can Kill

I often write about poisons and toxins that kill. After all, I write about murder and what better way to kill someone than with a substance that’s lethal but not so easy to detect. Such scenes make for good fiction … Continue reading

Posted in About James J. Murray, About Medications/Pharmacy, Anaphylaxis, Children and Food Allergies, Common Food Allergies, Food Allergies on the Rise, Foods That Kill, Lethal Food Allergies, Peanut Allergies, Pharmacy/Pharmaceuticals, Severe Food Allergies | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments