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Pesticides used on fruit and vegetables `may raise cancer risk in kids`

Last Updated: Thursday, November 15, 2012, 13:40

Pesticides and other poisonous chemicals used in growing fruit and vegetables could be putting young children at risk of developing cancer in later life, scientists have warned.

Overcooked potato chips may contain cancer-causing chemical

Last Updated: Friday, September 28, 2012, 16:51

Chips served in many fast-food outlets and restaurants contain acrylamide – the chemical that has been linked to cancer because of the cooking process

Hot chips may cause cancer

Last Updated: Sunday, August 01, 2010, 00:00

A chemical created, when starchy foods are cooked at high temperatures, cause the disease.

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