HEALTH HAZARDS OF COLLOIDAL SILVER
Dr. Hildegarde Staninger, RIET-1, Industrial Toxicologist/IH & Doctor of Integrative Medicine
Karason does not believe drinking the potion is what caused his discoloration. He believes it happened because he rubbed it on his face to treat a skin problem. A medical condition called Argyria has been linked to such discoloration since the days when silver solutions were used as antibiotics.
I think Dr. Staningers paper will probably spark some controversy. I rarely take colloidal silver any more for what it’s worth, however during my first year of Morgellons I took quite a bit. Everyone will have to make up their own mind on its safety.
When I consider the 10’s of thousands who die from pharmaceutical medication reactions each year I myself think Silver is pretty safe if not abused. Even the folks who have “smurfed” to my knowledge suffered no ill effects. Silver does have at least 100 years of medical history behind it if not more. Still, it’s always good to have some new testing done on how quickly it dissipates from the body and so on.
These days I’m pretty much a fan of taking supplements that belong in my body. Most everything I take is found naturally in the human body. I look at is this way, our Creator knew what He was doing. I didn’t know what I was doing and was neglecting to provide for my body while at the same time trying to second guess Him, big mistake. Give the body what it needs, what it was built to run on …