We’ve been talking about mercury for a long time here on Non-Toxic Kids. We read and are told to avoid certain fish when pregnant, because of the dangerous effects of mercury on developing fetuses. Mercury bioaccumulates and is often highest in concentration in certain fish at the top of the food chain. I’ve often referred […]
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What would you do to save 17,000 lives each year? To be able to spare 120,000 children from debilitating asthma symptoms? Or to lessen the 410,000 infants born each year that have been exposed to unsafe levels of mercury in the womb? Plenty. I know you, readers. So would I. And it is in our […]
I’ve been offline enjoying some long sought after sunny days. There haven’t been many this summer in Vermont, so it has been nice to just get outside, all day, with my girls. So I missed this story that many of the Swine Flu Vaccines that will be available this fall will contain thimerosal. Remember, thimerosal […]
I’ve written about mercury in fish, dental sealants, and in high fructose corn syrup here on this blog. It is clear to me that we need better regulations of mercury from the multiple exposures we receive regularly. That’s where Earthjustice and hopefully the EPA is stepping up to the plate. Earthjustice started a Mercury campaign […]