A spoonful of sugar may help the medicine go down, but a spoonful of cinnamon? that's an entirely different story.
It sounds like something you'd see on the television show, Iron Chef, only the seemingly innocent "cinnamon challenge" poses an alarming number of risks for kids and teens who take it on. (The goal: to swallow a spoonful of cinnamon without washing it down with water.) Over the past few months, emergency rooms and poison control centers across the country have been flooded with calls from panicked parents and concerned school nurses about this prevalent trend.
You can read the rest of this article on Yahoo News, which includes a list of currently popular dangerous games. A good list to keep an eye on!
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