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Franken Weenies

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Billions of hot dogs are consumed every year, but do you really know what goes into those conventional weenies? You might be surprised—and a bit appalled, too...

Read more at: www.extraordinaryhealth.

Scary what we put in our bodies!

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BECCA324 9/22/2012 12:10PM

    I have heard this too from so many people. What's funny to me is that most people know what is in hot dogs and they continue to eat them, almost like they just don't care. I guess through, hot dogs are the American tradition, cook outs, ball games, they should start to offer veggie dogs too, some taste just as good.

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K1TT3N 9/21/2012 12:10PM

    I still eat hot dogs sometimes .. but i am sure to add lots of veggies and such with them , thanks for sharing

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1CRAZYDOG 9/20/2012 10:08PM

    Everything but the oink . . . YIPES!

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    Actually I knew all of this since the 60s as one of my step dads was a salesman for a meat packing plant. But almost all processed and ground meats have problems like this including hamburger unless you grind it yourself or have it ground by someone you trust.

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LITTLEWIND53 9/20/2012 10:59AM

    I grew up on the stuff because they were cheep (not so anymore) and I loved them..... But after reading this article, I wonder if that contributed to my acute pancreatitis back in 09? I just couldn't afford them anymore so had very little over the past 3 years Now that is surely a "good thing"

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SAINTBETH 9/20/2012 10:21AM

    yes, it is

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RUN_BAKE_BLOG 9/20/2012 10:13AM

    Nope, I don't touch the things!
Trader Joe's makes some awesome Turkey Dogs with nothing but turkey in junk, no hoopla!
No frankenfoods for me!!

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PRINCESSAMY 9/20/2012 8:51AM

    That is why I do not eat hot dogs or bolonga. emoticon

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