14 December 2012

• “Sushi kills your brain?”

“Mercury contamination levels questioned…

”BRUSSELS — Can eating too much sushi reduce your brain power? Mercury contamination in big fish such as sharks, swordfish and certain types of tuna is on the rise, and smaller traces of the toxic metal may be enough to cause restricted brain development or other health problems for humans who eat them, according to data released Tuesday.

“Although little risk has been detected in most types of fish, the authorities have long warned vulnerable groups, such as pregnant women and small children, to limit their consumption of certain species of big ocean predators.”

Source: VOXXI.com

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