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X Raying Halloween Candy?

Okay i live in a small town in Ohio and my husband decides to tell me that when he was younger that his grandma took him to the local hospital where they x rayed his halloween candy for free. Has any one else even heard of this? I swear he full of well you know but are there really hospitals that do that?

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Bluesdawg02

Asked by Bluesdawg02 at 11:58 PM on Oct. 10, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • I had that done at our local hospital growing up and so did my son. LOL They x-ray it for razors and what-not.
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 11:59 PM on Oct. 10, 2010

  • That's one I have never heard of. I just check candy wrappers for holes.
    KairisMama

    Answer by KairisMama at 12:02 AM on Oct. 11, 2010

  • I have never heard of that, but it sounds like a great idea. My mom and dad used to go through that candy with a fine tooth comb. They got rid of at least half my candy...lol, they used to tell me they where going to give it to church for the needy.
    beyondhopes

    Answer by beyondhopes at 12:04 AM on Oct. 11, 2010

  • Never heard of it. Who would pay for the xrays you know?
    txdaniella

    Answer by txdaniella at 12:11 AM on Oct. 11, 2010

  • My mom and dad would sit there and CHECK our candy too taking the good stuff LOL
    txdaniella

    Answer by txdaniella at 12:12 AM on Oct. 11, 2010

  • yes some hospitals do. My parents never did that but there are hospitals who will xray candy for free.
    BigfordBrat

    Answer by BigfordBrat at 12:54 AM on Oct. 11, 2010

  • i will keep it old school like me and just sit and investigate every candy...lol
    iNk-FrEaK

    Answer by iNk-FrEaK at 2:37 AM on Oct. 11, 2010

  • We used to when I was a kid. I am in a small town now so that stuff doesn't happen much out here(town of 300 people)
    stepho345

    Answer by stepho345 at 6:03 AM on Oct. 11, 2010

  • They did that when I was kid.
    toobigfrogs

    Answer by toobigfrogs at 8:31 AM on Oct. 11, 2010

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