Your microwave is a magical machine -- as long as you know how to use it!

When it comes to how not to use it, you should know that putting certain things in the microwave can actually be dangerous -- and there are also certain foods you should never reheat in the microwave, as doing so can release harmful chemicals.

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So how should you use your microwave? In addition to reheating leftovers and thawing out frozen food, this kitchen appliance is full of a lot more handy uses than most people know about! Check out the video below to get more of your microwave. 

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