COPPER TOXICITY SYNDROME

How Excess Copper Intake may Harm You

May 4, 2018

Copper is an essential trace mineral and is required for several days to day bodily functions. But we need it in very small quantities. Though it is rare to occur, too much copper can lead to copper toxicity marked by several adverse symptoms. Apart from that, certain inherited conditions such as Wilson’s disease may also […]

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Copper and its Effect on Infection and Health

July 19, 2016

The anti-microbial benefits of copper are now well known. This property is now being well used by medical centers around the world to minimize infections. It is quite useful in preventing infection in hospitals which have patients with a plethora of pathogens. While keeping the hands clean is still the best way to avoid infection […]

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