Tuna Is Tip of Toxicity Iceberg: Additional Public Awareness Needed [Video]

Tuna Is Tip of Toxicity Iceberg: Additional Public Awareness Needed [Video]

Tuna from cans may contain higher levels of methylmercury than trusted experts believe is healthy, but it is not the only source of harmful heavy metal or chemical exposure, and represents the tip of a toxicity iceberg for which additional public awareness is needed. As reports on the the U.S. Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) […]

Consumer Reports Says Pregnant Women Should Not Eat Tuna Fish

Consumer Reports Says Pregnant Women Should Not Eat Tuna Fish

Consumer Reports has issued a special report that states women who are pregnant should not eat tuna fish. The special report was issued after their own food safety experts took a look at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) data on mercury levels in seafood. Consumer Reports disagrees with the FDA recommendations on tuna fish […]

Tuna Found With Increased Levels of Radiation From Fukushima Meltdown

Tuna Found With Increased Levels of Radiation From Fukushima Meltdown

A new study from Oregon State University has found that tuna caught off the coast in Oregon contain increased levels of radiation. This increase is thought to be from the meltdown at the Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan. On March 11, 2011, an earthquake hit Japan. It was said to be the most powerful earthquake […]