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Beware of Skin Lotions Tainted With Mercury

Some skin lotions and antiseptic soaps claim to clean and lighten skin while removing freckles and wrinkles. 512 more words

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A Tip of the Hat

Today is Mad Hatter Day. (At least in the US. I guess it’d be June 10th in Europe.) Mad Hatter Day was inspired by Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland. 448 more words

Historical Facts And Trivia

Mercury Poisoning in Alice in Wonderland

Why is a raven like a writing desk?
“Have you guessed the riddle yet?” the Hatter said, turning to Alice again.
“No, I give it up,” Alice replied: “what’s the answer?”

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Probably Avoid These Skin Care Products If You Don't Want Mercury Poisoning

Mercury poisoning doesn’t sound fun, but it also doesn’t necessarily sound like something the average consumer runs into a lot in modern cosmetic aisles, what with… 319 more words

Health Tip Tuesday: Omega Supplements

If you’re like me and terrified of any extra Mercury finding its way into your system then you are probably looking for special ways to introduce omega fatty acids into your diet without also consuming fish. 114 more words

Mercury-free Gold in the 2016 Rio Olympic Medals: Begs the Question - Why is Mercury Used to Mine Gold in the First Place?

Brazil is the home to the Amazon Rain Forest, so diverse in fauna and flora that Brazil is considered a “megadiverse country”, one that demands greater global attention in preserving its biological riches. 467 more words

Rio Olympics

6 in custody after white substance dumped in front of Queen's Park

Police have six people in custody after a group of protesters dumped a foamy white substance in front of the main entrance at the Ontario legislature in Toronto Thursday morning. 303 more words