Current Health News

November 20, 2019 - Issue 4846

Radiologists Conceal Heavy Metal Accumulation From MRIs

mri contrast gadolinium

November 20, 2019

It's being used to improve the clarity of the images, but is it worth the risk? Chuck Norris's wife certainly doesn't think so - what happened to her will make you cry. Side effects include headaches, joint pain and brain fog.

Antibacterial Cleaners Increase Molds

mold cleaning products

November 20, 2019

The frequent use of cleaning products may be inducing more fungi to flourish. A recent study found that in urban homes, where the use of cleaning products is more prevalent, fungal diversity was higher than those living in less urban areas.

Fish Harvest Down 90% After Pesticide Use

fish population decline

November 20, 2019

The cascade effect toxins have on the environment was again illuminated in data collected from Lake Shinji, where once-stable fish populations have declined by 90%. Here are simple strategies to make a difference in your local environment.