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What should I know about the mercury in the fish I eat?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Eating sushi too often could result in an increased intake of mercury. Dr. Oz discusses how mercury is metabolized in the body in this video and whether eating too much fish is dangerous.




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