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Potato: Glycoalkaloid Toxicity

A tray containing a variety of different types of potatoes with the color adjusted to have a green tint

Introduction All things are poison, and nothing is without poison, the dosage alone makes it so a thing is not a poison. -Paracelsus Potatoes are poisonous.  You probably knew that if you are reading this blog, but it would be understandable if you had missed this fact throughout the years that you have been shoveling […]