Monthly Archives: April 2011

Mercury Amalgam Fillings: Over and OUT!

The United States government has taken the paradigm-shifting position that mercury-containing “silver” dental fillings should be phased out. This goal is articulated in a position paper prepared for the United Nations’ Mercury Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee, which is charged with protecting … Continue reading

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Update: FDA Committee Votes Down Warning Labels for Food Colorings

The FDA Food Advisory committee voted not to require warning labels on food colors.  (The FDA is not required to follow the advice of the advisory committee, but likely will do so.)  Not a surprising result, but disappointing. More aggravating … Continue reading

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