Prevent the Passage of PCBs During Breastfeeding   1 comment

If you breath, eat or drink water, industrial toxins have made their way into your system. PCBs are one of the environmental contaminants currently receiving a decent amount of attention. Aside from causing cancer, researchers from UC Davis have established that this family of chemicals,

directly alter the shape and function of brain cells causing excitotoxic changes in cells that are associated with ADHD, learning disabilities, mental retardation, and other forms of cognitive impairment. (

ChlorellaWe must be concerned, then about limiting the amount of PCBs that reach developing children, a vulnerable segment of the population. According to, cholera reduces PCB levels in pregnant women. This article recommends that pregnant and breastfeeding mothers take this miracle algae to limit PCB exposure to the child. The article goes on to suggest, “Improving your detoxification systems in general (better plumbing) is also protective, as is trying to reduce foods with the most PCBs (such as fish from the great lakes area).”


Posted October 5, 2010 by lymphomactivist in Uncategorized

One response to “Prevent the Passage of PCBs During Breastfeeding

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  1. Wow, great advice. I’ll be sure to pass this health tip on!

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