Dentist Assistants Poisoned with Amalgam 15 y
A report about more then 10 000 dentist assistants and dentists in Norway poisoned on their job, while working with Amalgam
Dentist Assistants Poisoned with Amalgam
Brennpunkt: Amalgam poisoning and dentist assistants
NRK May 10th 2005 Norway http://nrk.no/
This report was aired on May 10th 2005 at the prime time, on the most widely available TV Chanell in Norway: NRK1
It will be again aired tomorrow.
After the report, evening news on NRK1 reported they received more then 1000 phone calls, thanking for the report, and many phonecalls from dentist assistants confirming that they are suffereing from the same symptoms.
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Mercury from dental "silver" tooth fillings impairs sheep kidney function 15 y
In humans Hg vapor is released from "silver" amalgam fillings that contain 50% Hg by weight. Previous studies show that when 12 such fillings are placed in sheep teeth, the kidneys will concentrate amalgam Hg at levels ranging from 5 to 10 micrograms Hg/g renal tissue 4-20 wk after placement.
AJP - Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology, Vol 261, Issue 4 1010-R1014,
Copyright © 1991 by American Physiological Society
Mercury from dental ”silver” tooth fillings impairs sheep kidney function
N. D. Boyd, H. Benediktsson, M. J. Vimy, D. E. Hooper and F. L. Lorscheider
Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
In humans Hg vapor is released from ”silver” amalgam fillings that contain 50% Hg by weight. Previous studies show that when 12 such fillings are placed in sheep teeth, the kidneys will concentra ... read more
Neurobehavioral effects from exposure to dental amalgam Hg 15 y
New distinctions between subtle preclinical effects on symptoms, mood, motor function, and cognition were found associated with Hg body burden as compared with those associated with recent exposure.
Neurobehavioral effects from exposure to dental amalgam Hg: new distinctions between recent exposure and Hg body burden
Diana Echeverria a,b, 1 , H. Vasken Aposhian c , James S. Woods a,b , Nicholas J. Heyer b , Mary M. Aposhian c , Alvah C. Bittner, JR. a,b , Roderick K. Mahurin , and Margaret Cianciola d
a Battelle Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
b Department of Environmental Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
c Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Universi ... read more