All posts created by Isabelle Z.
09/28/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

In the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey, we’ve been hearing a lot about the dangers of flood waters. Filled

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-09-28-the-same-sewage-spilled-all-over-houston-is-routinely-spread-on-food-farms-across-america.htmlv

09/07/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

In a devastating example of what can go wrong when people buy goods from unreliable sources, it has been revealed

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-09-07-magnetic-healing-bracelet-found-heavily-contaminated-with-lead-toddler-poisoned-after-chewing-on-it.htmlv

08/13/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

The country’s aging water infrastructure was thrust into the spotlight when the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, entered full swing

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-08-13-disturbing-discovery-replacing-old-water-pipes-with-new-pipes-causes-the-unleashing-of-toxic-lead-and-other-heavy-metals.htmlv

07/30/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Since the EPA started promoting the “land application” of sewage sludge in 1993, millions of tons of this toxic biosludge

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-07-30-cities-dumping-human-sewage-on-farm-land-across-america-is-contaminating-the-food-supply-and-destroying-the-ecosystem.htmlv

06/20/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

The precise mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease continue to baffle scientists, but a plethora of recent studies have been shedding some

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-06-20-breathing-nanoparticles-from-combustion-engines-causes-alzheimers-disease.htmlv

06/19/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Anyone who has breathed the thick air on the streets of Shanghai or has seen photos of smog obscuring the

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-06-19-pollution-is-devastating-chinas-natural-ecosystem-and-polluting-its-food-supply.htmlv

06/13/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reporting that one out of every 68 children is affected by

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-06-13-prenatal-exposure-to-lead-a-toxic-heavy-metal-found-to-increase-risk-of-autism.htmlv

06/08/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Concerns about the link between the aluminum salts used in deodorant and breast cancer have hit a fever pitch in

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-06-08-switzerland-may-ban-aluminum-salts-used-in-deodorants-because-they-cause-cancer.htmlv

05/20/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

We’ve all heard people make light of what might happen if you drink the water when you’re traveling to foreign

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-05-20-nrdc-backs-up-health-rangers-lab-findings-of-contaminated-water-across-america-all-50-states-have-serious-epa-violations.htmlv

04/22/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Drinking water quality is an issue that does not usually get a lot of attention, which is pretty astounding considering

http://www.heavymetals.news/2017-04-22-63-of-americans-are-finally-concerned-with-the-quality-of-their-drinking-water.htmlv