Are Aluminum Pots, Bottles, and Foil Safe?

DNA damage is assessed in users of aluminum cookware.

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This is the first in a series of 3 videos on cookware. Stay tuned for Stainless Steel or Cast Iron: Which Cookware Is Best? Is Teflon Safe? ( and Are Melamine Dishes and Polyamide Plastic Utensils Safe? (

I’ve previously discussed aluminum…

In antiperspirants: Antiperspirants & Breast Cancer (

In food: How to Avoid Phosphate Additives (

In medications: Are Acid-Blocking Drugs Safe? (

And in tea: Is There Too Much Aluminum in Tea? (

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