More Mercury in the Blood & Other News of Note

Mercury Found in Blood of 1/3 of American Women (Environment News Service) The level of inorganic mercury in the blood of American women has been increasing since 1999 and it is now found in the blood of one in three women, according to a new analysis of government data for more than 6,000 American women. …

Mindfulness, Environment and Other News of Note

Mindfulness Training Busts Stress (CNN) Lead investigator Kimberly Williams said the goal was to relieve stress. “Mindfulness means to pay full attention to what you are doing, moment by moment,” she said. “We taught them how to recognize sources of stress, how stress impacts them, and then what they could do to come out of …

When Root Canals REALLY Hurt

James Rota, DDS, talks about the work of Dr. Weston Price and why root canals can be bad for your health:     Learn more: Root Canals Pose Health Threat: An Interview with George Meinig, DDS When Bacteria Mutate to Toxins: Radio interview with Dr. Meinig and Dr. Michael LeMarche

Follow-up: Report on Recent Mercury Hearing Now Available from the IAOMT

From IAOMT News: On July 8, 2008, the Domestic Policy Subcommittee of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform held a hearing entitled,”Assessing State and Local Regulations to Reduce Dental Mercury Emissions.” Representatives of the IAOMT and the Mercury Policy Project testified, along with scientists, wastewater experts, and a lawyer for the ADA. The …