Another angle on Jane Austen's death was found to be arsenic poisoning, Dr. Tuppen said.
Experts have warned healthy eaters who are using rice as an alternative to roast potatoes or chips. They could be in danger of eating arsenic if they don’t cook rice properly.
A new study found that a probiotic yogurt can protect pregnant women against heavy metal poisoning.
Researchers report that moderate exposure to arsenic could increase heart attack and stroke risks.
The Food and Drug Administration said that the arsenic levels found in rice and its products were not high enough to pose immediate or short-term adverse health effects.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is setting a new limit on the level of arsenic allowed in apple juice, after more than a year of public pressure from consumer groups worried about the contaminant's effects on children.
The city is the largest in the United States that has avoided fluoridation efforts.