What are Heavy Metals?
A heavy metal, in the general sense, is a metal which has a high density, specific gravity or atomic weight. A majority of heavy metals are toxic and cause serious damage to the body and cells. A few heavy metals, such as iron and zinc, are beneficial and necessary for our health; however, these metals can be very dangerous in excess, and can also lead to heavy metal poisoning. Some examples of heavy metals are cadmium, lead, arsenic, and mercury.
What is Heavy Metal Poisoning?
Heavy metals are found all around us, in food, air, and water, and can be absorbed through the skin. Every person in the world has heavy metals, good and bad, stored in their cells. Heavy metal poisoning is when an immense amount of metal (or metals) is stuck in the body’s cells, and cause serious symptoms and illnesses.
How I Know if I have Heavy Metal Poisoning?
The only true way to know if you have heavy metal poisoning is to get a blood test or hair test by a physician. Though there is no way to truly determine if you have heavy metal poisoning unless you get tested, you may experience some of the symptoms list below.
- hair loss
- muscle pains
- skin eruptions
Some of the most serious problems associated with heavy metal poisoning are cancer, heart disease, and brain damage.
** To truly know if you have heavy metal poisoning, you must have a physician test your blood.**
What can be done about heavy poisoning?
Since heavy metal poisoning can cause debilitating illnesses and even death, getting as many heavy metals out of your body, as quickly as possible, is a high priority. The mineral zeolite works as a detoxifier that has an immediate effect, and is highly efficient in pulling heavy metals out of cells. Since zeolite has a strong cage structure that traps in the heavy metals, there is no healing crisis. This means that your body is never re-exposed to the heavy metals after they have they have been pulled out of your cells, which also means that you will not feel sick when detoxifying with zeolite. For heavy metal poisoning, take a power or capsule zeolite product, at least twice a day. Zeolite is safe to take daily for extended periods of time.