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Ask the Doctors - How worried should I be about arsenic in baby food?

April 28, 2018

Ask the Doctors – How worried should I be about arsenic in baby food?

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I want to start feeding my baby solid food, but I read that rice cereal is contaminated with arsenic.  What should I do? Your concern is understandable. The inorganic form of arsenic, found throughout nature in both the soil and water, is highly carcinogenic – leading to an increased risk of bladder, skin and lung […]

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