May 2004 Issue
Despite Concerns, Weight of Evidence Backs Chromium’s Safety
Q. I keep reading that chromium supplements might be harmful. However, you’ve said that they are safe. Which is it?
A. After EN attended a summit of chromium researchers last spring, we reported that the consensus among experts was that chromium picolinate was safe. The study that spawned much of the negative news you’ve heard was released just prior to the summit. That study, however, was conducted in fruit flies.
To continue reading this entire article you must be a paid subscriber.
Subscribe to Environmental Nutrition
Get the next year of Environmental Nutrition for just $20. And access all of our online content - how to fight heart disease, cancer, stroke, diabetes, osteoporosis, Alzheimer's, and dozens of other diseases - free of charge.
Already subscribe but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website? Click here.
Subscriber Log In
Forgot your password? Click Here.