Prenatal Mercury Exposure Linked to ADHD Like Behaviors

Dr. Max Wiznitzer says although too much Mercury may be bad, eating fish is beneficial for babies.
3:00 | 10/08/12

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The medical articles have suggest that a relationship between prenatal Mercury exposure which means. That that the two babies are exposed in the womb to Mercury and affects possible effects on -- -- development. -- no developmental problems include ADHD like behaviors including some increased activity level some increases impulsivity. The most recent study adds to this. By telling us that. There seems to be a relationship. Between a Mercury exposure above a certain amount not just -- Mercury exposure above a certain amount. And ADHD like behaviors but if you take two or more servings a week a fish in your diet. Then through the mother does seem to be a protective effect that even with the higher Mercury level it doesn't seem to cause any problems so that it does the balance. Mercury may be bad fish sounds like it's good.

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