It might take a tough man to make a tender bird. But it takes a mad scientist to create the chicken on your dinner plate these days.
In fact, a recent series of tests finds enough drugs to stock a pharmacy hidden inside your chicken , including Prozac, antibiotics, antihistamines, acetaminophen, and (as if that's not enough) a side of arsenic.
In one study, researchers tested a poultry byproduct called feather-meal made (obviously) of feathers. That might sound strange, but toxins, drugs and everything else fed to a chicken end up in those feathers.

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