April 22, 2018



  • How Safe Is Your Imported Seafood?

    How Safe Is Your Imported Seafood?

    by Berkeley Wellness

    If you’re like most health-conscious people, you’re probably eating more fish these days. But along with heart-healthy omega-3 fats, you may be getting something in your seafood that’s not so welcome: contaminants.

  • Mercury in Dental Amalgam
    Be Well

    Mercury in Dental Amalgam

    by John Swartzberg, M.D.

    Dental amalgam is a mixture of copper, silver, tin and zinc with mercury added for strength and durability. This last component never ceases to raise concerns about consumer health.

  • Secondhand Smoke: Still A Killer
    Wellness Tip

    Secondhand Smoke: Still A Killer

    by Berkeley Wellness

    About 1 in 4 nonsmokers in the US—or 58 million people—are still inhaling secondhand cigarette smoke, which is responsible for an estimated 41,000 deaths a year, according to a CDC report.