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-- remember when doctor Oz said that there's arsenic in apple juice -- he took a lot of heat for an even from the FDA but now after several studies the FDA may be changing their tune a bit government agency is considering placing restrictions on arsenic levels.
In the juice that so many kids straight -- -- our own doctor.
As he's been following the story all along and you worry you got some criticism because you're you're one of the -- came out in support of doctor.
I came out and we wrote an article of funk consult dot com basically applauding him.
Because -- Especially in young children is a big problem and what he found indeed was that independent labs showed that -- -- You know levels that really were not safe.
-- apple juice and particularly.
The FDA of course -- after him and you know.
Criticize him and -- -- -- -- an alarmist but now a consumer group came out and also looked at the arsenic content in apple juice and found that you know the levels are just a little too high you know the federal government wants them to have 23 part per billion.
And the drinking water.
They're allowed only ten parts per billion stood still -- -- -- double standard for water for apple use.
And NATO arsenic in general should not be at least in excess -- be in excess -- amounts when it comes to children's.
That the vast majority of samples are very low but we want to minimize these exposures as much as we can -- here is doctor -- reacting.
To this new news -- it's.
I think all the major players in this argument it but the ones who were critical -- earlier earlier studies have not come to agreement that we have a problem with arsenic and -- there's a question for all the parents out there why would you buy.
Apple choose for your kids that might have more articulate -- your tap water.
That is a concern of course your question is that all these other juices right grapefruit juice yeah I you know and and and basically you know looking at -- paris' -- what what do we do you know right.
Look at apple juice or any kind of -- in general a small amounts is not a big problem at the present time.
But what a lot of people are advising is especially the abject children younger than six.
Limit the amount of juice consumption.
Especially -- -- you shouldn't be giving any Jews at all.
And also Alter brands you know -- -- you know though all over the place as some of -- you know 5% of the from brands that they test that.
As you know exceeded the the standards.
Others have much less so instead of sticking to one brand in the meantime I would Alter brands tried to find organic juices as much as problem possible.
But you know this is something that I hope that they will set the standard because you know this is something a staple that is consumed by millions of children.
Even though they say organic you know again and again in organic arsenic is the one that -- gives us a problem.
It's linked to many things and we don't want to expose kids to anymore you know problems in the future -- by check out foxnews.com health as well Dr.
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