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Judul: Mercury Exposure May Contribute to Alzheimer's Risk
Ditulis oleh: syx pada Desember 09, 2010, 10:22:07 PM
December 2, 2010 — Inorganic mercury, which is still widely used in dental amalgams, is likely a contributing cause of Alzheimer's disease (AD) according to a systematic review of 106 studies published in the November issue of the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease.

Overall, investigators found that symptoms and features of AD were reproduced or accelerated when mercury was introduced.