One of the main reasons of increasing heavy metal contamination in our environment is the global industrial revolution. Automobiles and roadways expose us to zinc, copper, and lead while air conditioning exhausts give off nickel and cadmium. Exposure to these pollutants may seem harmless at first but can have a harmful effects especially when absorbed through intake of food, drinking water, and air.
Once introduced to our body, metals can no longer be destroyed. Elements that were not eliminated will remain in our bodies and even interfere in various bodily functions leading to various disorders and organ damage.
Bentonite clay is one of the most inexpensive yet effective natural treatments available. Harvested in the deposits near Fort Benton, Wyoming, this aged-volcanic clay has been used as a detoxification tool and healing ingredient in treating medical conditions since pre-historic era. Up until now, many people—and even celebrities—are trying this nature’s wonder.
Also known as the detoxifying clay, bentonite clay contains a strong negative charge that can flush out positively charged toxins, heavy metals, and other impurities in the body. Enriched with various trace elements such as magnesium, potassium, sodium, iodine, it can also be ingested and used as a food supplement or mineral replacement for both humans and animals.