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What Is Colloidal Silver?

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  • Colloidal silver is a liquid containing small silver particles, which is known to help mitigate illnesses. In European folk medicine, wearing silver rings was believed to help ward off illnesses, while mixing silver powder with plants was used to help alleviate rabies, nosebleed and edema
  • Colloidal silver is believed to help alleviate health conditions such as pink eye, eczema, sinus and ear infection and herpes. It may also help reduce your risk of cancer
  • Although it delivers various health benefits, colloidal silver must be used with caution and guidance as excessive exposure may lead to argyria, an irreversible condition that causes skin discoloration

Colloidal silver is a liquid with small silver particles that are small enough to be measured in nanometers. It may also be defined as any fluid containing silver, such as colloidal silver protein. Unlike water, it is usually opaque because of a high concentration of silver nanoparticles that block light from passing through.


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