Recap on Mercury

When I say mercury, you may be thinking its present in amalgam fillings and fish as the media often mentions. And yes it is, dental silver fillings contain mercury which release vapours into the mouth and air. Mercury in the air eventually settles into water or onto land where it can be washed into water. Once deposited, certain microorganisms can change it into methylmercury, a highly toxic form that builds up in fish, shellfish and animals that eat fish. Methylmercury builds up more in some types of fish and shellfish than others. The levels of methylmercury in fish and shellfish depend on what they eat, how long they live and how high they are in the food chain, which is why pregnant women are advised not to consume swordfish, shark, king mackerel and…
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5 reasons not to give babies soya infant formula

There are many reasons not to give babies soya based infant formulas. I have highlighted a  5 of them below. Soya formula is processed more than cow's milk formula. The more refined & processed a substance, the lower the nutrients it contains. Isoflavones- which have plant based components that have weak osteogenic effects, we do not know the long term safety of these in adults, let alone for babies and infants. GM ingredients and other toxic chemicals that the babies immature and developing organs and digestive system cannot process effectively. Glucose- soya formulas can be high in glucose and other sugars that can damage an infants' teeth than the lactose in breast milk. Artificial Sweeteners- some brand contain artificial sweeteners like Aspartame, Nutrasweet, Candarel, Sucralose and Splenda, which makes them even…
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