The Killer in Your Food That’s Causing Alzheimer’s?
It wasn’t too long ago that scientists discovered that drinking water that had passed through lead pipes wasn’t the best for our health. Lead is a toxin that has been linked to a number of adverse health effects. As is often the case with toxic substances, babies and children are affected more deeply than adults. Children exposed to lead through drinking water can experience developmental delays and have difficulty learning. As for adults, lead that accumulates in the body over time can cause blood pressure to go up and usher in kidney problems.