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HEALTH: FDA taking closer look at mercury in seafood

The Food and Drug Administration is taking a closer look at mercury in seafood.
The FDA says new guidelines are in the works for mercury seafood labels but they'll be an advisory, not a mandate.
Mercury is a Nuerotoxin absorbed by fish.
For most people, it's not a health risk but the FDA has warned that pregnant women, those who may become pregnant, and young children should avoid certain types of high-mercury fish.
Because of concern that too much could harm a developing brain.      For more health information, click here