Heavy Metals: A Natural Health Boogeyman Without Clear Definition

The term “heavy metals” is a pseudo-scientific term that can cause dangerous confusion. This quick dive into terminology will help you understand the facts, how potentially toxic compounds affect your health, and actions to safeguard your health. Spoiler alert: it isn’t a detox diet.

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Highlights

Introduction

What are Metals?

What are “Heavy” Metals?

What are “Toxic” Heavy Metals

Warning

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