Health Benefits — Mercury

Mercury and Seafood

A digestible summary on all things seafood safety and mercury. Is mercury or mercury poisoning a concern for you? Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, children under 12, and those who eat a predominantly seafood diet should certainly be conscious of their mercury consumption.  Mercury is a naturally occurring element that is almost everywhere in the world, including soil and water. Fish that are from heavily polluted fisheries, slow growing,...