This surprising food could contain pesticides — and it’s in your pantry right now

If you heed the advice of many scientists and doctors, you probably buy organic produce when you can (and vigorously wash your fruits and veggies when you can’t). But no matter how hard you scrub, one common food could be exposing you to harmful pesticides—and odds are, it’s sitting in your pantry right now. Neonicotinoid pesticides, also called insecticides, have been found in honey from every continent that has honeybees, according to new research.

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