Heavy metal toxicity

Heavy metal toxicity is a very general subject and people experience widely varying symptoms in response to heavy metal poisoning. Remember we “all” have a varying levels of heavy metals within our system.

Ways in which we could be exposed to heavy metals

  • The air we breathe (pollution)
  • Fluoride
  • Cigarettes
  • Car batteries; rechargeable batteries
  • Water (i.e.; there’s fluoride in almost all bottled water)
  • Mercury fillings (amalgam)
  • Cosmetics (Northshore Naturopathic carries an natural cosmetic line, including skin rejuvenation products)
  • From our  mothers (while a fetus)
  • Breast milk (while nursing)
  • Fish and shellfish
  • Industrial work environments
  • Stainless steel pots, etc.
  • Dyes
  • Pesticides
  • And many more