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Exploring The Killer Candy Myth | Serving Up Science

Tampered Halloween Candy
Amanda Barberena
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What parents might fear is in their children's Halloween candy

From poison to sharp objects, there has been a concern among parents for decades that their children's Halloween candy is unsafe. On this episode of Serving Up Science, science writer Sheril Kirshenbaum and WKAR's Karel Vega discuss the origins of Halloween and how "killer candy" is only a myth.

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