Category Archives: Heavy Metals

Do you know that lead can pass from a mother to her unborn baby and cause irreversible damage?

According to Center of Disease Control and Prevention if you are pregnant you should take the responsibility of avoiding lead exposure to prevent lead poisoning to yourself and your unborn baby @ http://www.cdc.gov/nceh/lead/tips/pregnant.htm Are You Pregnant? Prevent Lead Poisoning. Start … Continue reading

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5 steps to reduce/prevent ADHD, Autism and Learning Disabilities

1. Avoid/Reduce exposure of neurotoxic household products causing ADHD, Autism and Learning Disabilities. Case Studies about Neurobehavioral Deficits, Diseases, and Associated Costs of Exposure to Endocrine-Disrupting Chemicals in the European Union @ http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4399309/. Toxic Household Products Causing ADHD, Autism and … Continue reading

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Do you know the 11 Toxic Chemicals Affecting Brain Development In Children and their sources in your living environment?

Neurobehavioral problems, like autism, ADHD, and dyslexia, affect about 10-15% of kids born now a days. Genes play a large role in some of these disorders – but not that large. Only about 30-40% of the cases of the disorders … Continue reading

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Which studies support the link between neurological disorders like ADHD, Autism, Learning Disabilities and toxic heavy metals lurking in your living environment?

There are various studies showing the link between heavy metals like lead, mercury and neurological disorders like ADHD, Autism. Case study about the relation between lead exposure and ADHD can be found at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24034783. Level of trace elements (copper, zinc, … Continue reading

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Study proves link between ADHD and even ‘safe’ lead levels

Lead, even in amounts well below levels considered safe for children, is directly associated with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, a new study found. Researchers at Oregon Health & Science University studied nearly 400 children between the ages of 6 and … Continue reading

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Why and When should one suspect heavy metal poisoning while screening for ADHD, Autism and Learning disabilities?

Various studies have demonstrated a strong relationship between childhood learning disabilities and body stores of heavy metals, particularly lead. Learning disabilities seem to be characterized by a general pattern of high levels of mercury, cadmium, lead, copper, and manganese, as … Continue reading

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