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Mercury Amalgam Dental Fillings

Symptoms of Mercury Toxicity

CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM •Anxiety/nervousness, often with difficulty in breathing • Restlessness • Exaggerated response to stimulation • Fearfulness • Emotional instability • Lack of self control, fits of anger, with violent, irrational behavior • Loss of self confidence • Indecision, shyness or timidity, being easily embarrassed • Loss of memory • Inability to concentrate • Lethargy/drowsiness • Insomnia, mental depression, despondency • Withdrawal • Suicidal tendencies •Manic-depression • Numbness and tingling of hands, feet, fingers, toes, or lips • Muscle weakness progressing to paralysis • Ataxia • Tremors/trembling of hands, feet, lips, eyelids, or tongue • Incoordination • Myoneural transmission failure resembling Myasthenia Gravis • Motor neuron disease (ALS) • Multiple Sclerosis

HEAD, NECK, ORAL CAVITY DISORDERS • Bleeding gums • Alveolar bone loss • Loosening of teeth • Excessive salivation • Foul breath • Metallic taste • Burning sensation, with tingling of lips, face • Tissue pigmentation (amalgam tattoo of gums) • Leukoplakia • Stomatitis • Ulceration of gingiva, palate, tongue • Dizziness/acute, chronic vertigo • Ringing in the ears, hearing difficulties, speech and visual impairment • Glaucoma • Restricted, dim vision

GASTROINTESTINAL EFFECTS • Food sensitivities, especially to milk and eggs • Abdominal cramps, colitis, diverticulitis, or other G.l. complaints • Chronic diarrhea/constipation • Kills beneficial intestinal bacteria

CARDIOVASCULAR EFFECTS • Abnormal heart rhythm • Characteristic findings on EKG: abnormal changes in the S-T segment-lower and broadened P wave • Unexplained, elevated serum triglyceride • Unexplained, elevated cholesterol • Abnormal blood pressure, either high or low

IMMUNOLOGIC • Repeated infections • Viral and fungal infections • Candida or other yeast infections • Microbacterial infections • Cancer • Autoimmune disorders • Arthritis • Lupus erythematosus (LE) • Multiple Sclerosis (MS) •Scleroderma • Amytrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

SYSTEMIC EFFECTS • Chronic headaches • Allergies • Severe dermatitis • Unexplained reactivity • Thyroid disturbance (Hypothyroidism, Hyperthyroidism) • Subnormal body temperature • Cold, clammy skin, especially hands and feet • Excessive perspiration, with frequent night sweat • Unexplained sensory symptoms, including pain • Unexplained numbness, or burning sensations • Unexplained anemia • G-6-PD deficiency • Chronic kidney disease • Nephrotic syndrome • Receiving renal dialysis • Kidney infection • Adrenal disease • General fatigue • Loss of appetite/with or without weight loss • Loss of weight • Hypoglycemia • B vitamin deficiencies

From “The IV-C Mercury Detox Program, Guide for the Patient,” a companion book to “Chronic Mercury Toxicity New Hope Against an Endemic Disease,” by Sam Queen and Betty A. Queen