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Jim McCants sat next to his wife on a momentous occasion for the family. Cathleen looked at her husband and asked, “Do you feel okay?” He felt fine. After all, he’d recently turned 50 and was on a health kick. But his face told a different story. Unbeknownst to McCants, a health supplement was rapidly killing him.

Image: Jim Mccants via BBC

The McCants were in their youngest son’s university auditorium to watch him graduate. It should have been a time for celebration for the family from Prosper, which isn’t far from Dallas in Texas. But as Cathleen looked at her husband, her excitement turned to deep concern. She could tell by looking at him that something wasn’t right.

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