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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
50 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
In Peninsular: Malaysia, fish from the east coast have higher mercury levels than fish from the west coast. Predatory fish like tuna, Indian mackerel, dart & sti ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Low: It is low in mercury. Studies have shown that mercury contain in fish is too low to cause any clinical issues in humans.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Low, as rated by...: Branzino (european seabass) is farmed in nova scotia, canada. It is rated as a best choice by the monterey bay aquarium seafood watch program. One can ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
36 years experience Neurology
It depends: Heavy metal poisoning can affect the nervous system both central (brain and cord) and peripheral nerves. Many other organ systems can be effected inc ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cynthia Lu
16 years experience General Practice
Esp if pregnant: Mercury is a metal that can interfere with cell growth. It is esp toxic for growing embryos or babies. The developing nervous system, lungs and kidn ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
42 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Some can be esp: Farm raised, wild salmon is healthier and has much less mercury.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
What lab?: Be very sure you know what lab is doing the assay. There are some disreputable labs in the "heavy metal" screening business that engage in non-evidenc ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Central nervous : Symptoms include: ataxia, dysarthria, paresthesiias, hearing and visual changes.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
No: A few fish meals during only one week won't make a difference. The mercury might be a problem if a person ate fish more than twice a week as an ongoin ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susumu Inoue
54 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
It depends.: Breast feeding your child until the 1st birthday is in general good. If i were you, i would call your state health department and ask this question. I ... Read More
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