#219 Is Aluminium Foil Toxic? With Dr Rupy
In todays episode we’re going to be addressing aluminium in cookware. Every time I use foil on social media I always get comments about how toxic foil is to the brain and how I shouldn’t be promoting it, given my position as a doctor.
So I decided to review the evidence for these claims with the team and do a thorough dive into this topic and find out if there’s any evidence for these inflammatory comments.
Today we talk about …
- What aluminium actually is
- How it’s handled by the body
- Whether foil leeches aluminium into food
- How much the human body can tolerate
- And finally, what practical steps we can take to reduce our exposure if you choose to do so
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