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High-fructose corn syrup products tainted with mercury

Posted on Aug 7, 2014 in Environment, Medical Rewind

LISTEN TO THE JULY 7TH MEDICAL REWIND SHOW TO HEAR WHAT DR. BUTTAR AND ROBERT SCOTT BELL HAVE TO SAY ABOUT THIS ARTICLE.   Click Here to Listen Nearly half of all commercial high-fructose corn syrup (HFCS) used in processed foods like soda pop, ketchup and candy is tainted with toxic mercury, according to a peer-reviewed study published in the journal Environmental Health. Among 20 samples of commercial HFCS tested for the heavy metal, nine tested positive, says the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy (IATP), the consumer group that spearheaded the study. Researchers from IATP tested...

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