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No. 4: Castor bean

No. 3: Rosary pea, also called jequirity beans

No. 2: Oleander

No. 1: Tobacco

Best Medicine

Patient: "Doc, you've got to help me. I can't stop thinking I'm a goat."

 

Psychiatrist: "How long have you had this problem?"

Patient: "Ever since I was a kid."

Hypochondriac's Guide

Popcorn workers' lung is a nickname for bronchiolitis obliterans, a very real condition that damages the lungs' smallest airways, resulting in coughing and shortness of breath. The nickname is due to the fact that breathing in a chemical (diacetyl) used to flavor microwave popcorn can cause the condition. Diacetyl isn't used as a popcorn flavoring anymore, but it's still found in some e-cigarette flavors.

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