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BMJ 2007; 335 doi: (Published 09 August 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:276

Toothpaste taken off shelves after health warning: Spain ordered 700 000 tubes of toothpaste from China to be removed from supermarkets last week after they were found to contain diethylene glycol, a substance used in antifreeze. In Italy a man was treated in hospital for an allergic reaction after he brushed his teeth with fake Colgate toothpaste.

Iraqi refugees in neighbouring countries are given equal …

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