The Last Days of Mercury Fillings?

Posted on Monday, May 18th, 2009

“Are Amalgam’s Days Numbered?” asks a recent opinion piece…er, article on DrBicuspid.com: While the Bush administration long opposed any legally binding measures on mercury, the Obama administration is taking a very different tack. A global crackdown on its use – particularly in industrial applications – was unanimously agreed upon at the United Nations Environment Programme’s […]


Mercury, Mercury Everywhere

Posted on Friday, March 27th, 2009

In his article “Mercury in the Mouth: Are the Health Threats for Real?”, Dr. Verigin describes some of the ways mercury was present in his life from boyhood on: When I was a boy, every time I had a cavity, I would get what the dentist called a “silver filling.” And each time, my mother […]


New WCCC Podcast from Mercury Expert Boyd Haley

Posted on Friday, March 20th, 2009

Via Dana Herbert’s blog… Mercury toxicity expert Dr. Boyd Haley recently made another appearance on WCCC’s Sebastian in the Morning show to talk about “autism and vaccines, Jeremy Piven and mercury toxicity from fish, and mercury in high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS).” And typically excellent talk it was from the biochemist whose ALT Biosciences lab is […]


Choosing Your Route to Healing: A Mercury Removal Case History

Posted on Thursday, March 5th, 2009

By Gary M. Verigin, DDS, CTN Our blog is a companion to our newsletter, offering health news, recommended articles and websites, video and more. Its title plays on the ancient Greek aphorism gnothi seauton: know thyself. We believe that knowing thy self and thy health are both crucial to wellbeing. For as our practice philosophy […]


Mercury: Out of Sweden, In Your Soda and Elsewhere in the News

Posted on Friday, January 30th, 2009

Great news out of Sweden: The Government today decided to introduce a blanket ban on mercury. The ban means that the use of dental amalgam in fillings will cease and that it will no longer be permitted to place products containing mercury on the Swedish market. “Sweden is now leading the way in removing and […]


More Tarnish on “Silver” Fillings

Posted on Monday, November 3rd, 2008

Think small. One microgram. That’s one millionth of a gram. One millionth the weight of a single paper clip. Now think even smaller: just one tenth of that single microgram. One tenth of one millionth of a gram. This is the amount of methylmercury per kilogram of your body weight that the EPA says is […]


No Evidence that Mercury Fillings Are a Health Hazard? Guess Again.

Posted on Friday, August 29th, 2008

Please. Dr. Weil. Stop. In June 2008, the FDA settled a lawsuit with some consumer groups by agreeing to warn the public about the potential health risks posed by mercury from amalgam fillings, even though no new evidence has emerged linking the amalgam fillings to health problems. While there is no question that mercury vapor […]



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