Tag Archives: aluminum

About that cookware

The big deal: Cookware is a MAJOR source of toxic heavy metals!  You would think that stainless steel would be the best cookware but stainless steel is actually porous and allows base metals to leach through into the food. Titanium … Continue reading

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Aluminum-free baking soda?

Baking soda generally does not contain aluminum these days, whether or not the package says “aluminum-free.” If you buy “pure baking soda” it is most likely aluminum free anyhow. There is a big difference between the brand labelled “aluminum free” … Continue reading

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The latest autism numbers

So, the new numbers are out and the CDC reports that there has been a 30% increase in autism. Last year it was 1 in 88 children with autism and this year it is 1 in 68! If this keeps … Continue reading

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What’s in baking powder

Baking powder is basically a mixture of baking soda, acid, and GMO cornstarch (just one more hidden source of GMOs in our food supply). Here’s another big problem: the acids used are often monocalcium phosphate and sodium aluminum sulfate. Notice … Continue reading

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Sticks and stones and breaking bones

Antacids that contain aluminum contribute to bone phosphate deficiency and brittle bones along with bone density issues when used over long periods of time. Natural phosphate in food reacts with the aluminum in antacids to form a solid material in … Continue reading

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Dumbing you dumber

Dumbing you down one way or the other… The EPA calls fluoride “chemical having substantial evidence of developmental neurotoxicity.” This is backed by 24 studies linking fluoride exposure to lower IQ in children. Over 100 other studies found fluoride exposure … Continue reading

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