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2014-05-30 23:02:50

Vibrant Life recently did a survey and the response was overwhelming with regard to the importance of safely removing dangerous toxic heavy metals, like lead and mercury, from their bodies. Lake View Terrace, California (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Vibrant Life recently did a survey and the response was overwhelming with regard to the importance of safely removing dangerous toxic heavy metals, like lead and mercury, from their bodies. They want them removed and they want them removed quickly and...

2014-01-09 08:28:35

TUCSON, Ariz., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research conducted at the Consumer Wellness Center labs (www.ConsumerWellness.org) and published at Labs.NaturalNews.com reveals that whole, unprocessed foods have a natural ability to retain toxic heavy metals during digestion, preventing the metals from being absorbed into the body. The discovery, made by Mike Adams, the lab director at the Consumer Wellness Center, has been named the "Metals Retention Factor" or MRF. (Logo:...

2013-10-04 13:11:49

Dartmouth, other researchers report global warming may boost fishes' metabolism and accumulation of toxic metal Rising ocean surface temperatures caused by climate change could make fish accumulate more mercury, increasing the health risk to people who eat seafood, Dartmouth researchers and their colleagues report in a study in the journal PLOS ONE. Until now, little has been known about how global warming may affect mercury bioaccumulation in marine life, and no previous study has...

Cilantro Purifies Water
2013-09-12 14:45:06

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online One favorite ingredient in salsa has been shown to help purify drinking water, according to findings presented at the 246th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society. Douglas Schauer of Ivy Tech Community College says that cilantro is an inexpensive way to purify drinking water, helping to remove lead and other potentially toxic heavy metals from contaminated H2O. The spice, also known as coriander and Thai...

2013-05-21 23:16:08

The OligoScan is the latest addition to AAG Health´s line-up of state-of-the-art diagnostic testing devices which already include the research grade InBody 720 (body composition analyzer), the Korr MetaCheck (resting metabolic rate machine), the Panasonic Cardio Heart Station (arterial plaque analyzer) and the Biomarkers of Aging testing series. Miami, Florida (PRWEB) May 21, 2013 AAG Health, the leading age management and hormone optimization center located in Miami, announced today...

Study Says Lipstick Contains Toxic Levels Of Metals
2013-05-02 13:00:12

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Known for her lethal lips, Batman villainess Poison Ivy might appreciate a new study from researchers at the University of California, Berkeley who found dangerous levels of lead, chromium“¯and other metals in a number of commonly sold lipsticks. Previous research, including a 2011 FDA study, has found toxic metals in commercial lipsticks, but the UC Berkeley team has specifically studied how long-term exposure to various...

2012-02-24 18:00:24

The contamination caused by road traffic not only affects the air, it also seeps under the asphalt and harms the adjacent soil and plants. José Antonio Carrero, a chemist at the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), has delved into the subject and studied the extent of the impact of the metals emitted by cars. Likewise, he has analysed their consequences in the short, medium and long term and for this purpose has taken samples from roadsides in Bizkaia (Basque Country) of...

2011-08-10 22:33:32

To the surprisingly inventive uses for banana peels which include polishing silverware, leather shoes, and the leaves of house plants, scientists have added purification of drinking water contaminated with potentially toxic metals. That's the topic of the latest episode in the American Chemical Society's (ACS) award-winning "Global Challenges/Chemistry Solutions" podcast series. It actually points out that minced banana peel performs better than an array of other traditional purification...

2011-03-26 00:00:29

Hip replacement recall lawyers hired renowned metal toxicology expert to answer questions about elevated cobalt and chromium blood levels caused by the recalled DePuy ASR metal-on-metal hip replacement device. Sacramento, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 25, 2011 Today, Kershaw, Cutter & Ratinoff announced the launch of a new website designed to provide up-to-date scientific information about cobalt and chromium toxicity to victims of the recent DePuy hip implant recall. Last August, DePuy...

2011-03-09 14:55:06

To the surprisingly inventive uses for banana peels "” which include polishing silverware, leather shoes, and the leaves of house plants "” scientists have added purification of drinking water contaminated with potentially toxic metals. Their report, which concludes that minced banana peel performs better than an array of other purification materials, appears in ACS's journal Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research. Gustavo Castro and colleagues note that mining processes,...


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