Fighting Chronic Lyme Disease

Warning about Arsenic Levels in Rice and Rice-Based Foods


As if it weren’t difficult enough for us Lyme patients to keep up with all the nutritional requirements, limitations and supplements, Consumer Reports studies recently confirmed the existence of detectable levels of arsenic in many rice products. It has already been established that apple seeds, for example, contain traces of arsenic and that when eating or juicing these fruit, it is recommended to exclude the seeds. Please read this article posted today about the latest concern with rice.

To jump directly to a test results table by Consumer Reports listing the levels of arsenic in a number of rice products from manufacturer or reseller, click here.

"In the fullness of time, the mainstream handling of Chronic Lyme Disease will be viewed as one of the most shameful episodes in the history of medicine."
Kenneth B. Liegner, MD
Board Certified Internist + training in Pathology and Critical Care Medicine / NY