Monsanto Roundup herbicide linked to fatal kidney disease epidemic in developing countries?
Posted By: MrFusion
Date: Thursday, 10-Jul-2014 12:14:47
CKDu, Chronic Kidney Disease of Unknown Origin, is now the second leading cause of death in El Salvador, and is widespread throughout Central America. Sri Lanka sees over 1000 deaths a year from CKDu. Unlike other forms of CKD, CKDu mainly affects kidney tubules, a typical target of kidney toxins. Glyphosate (Roundup) is a chelator which can extract heavy metals from the environment and make them readily absorbable. See the article for further details:
Monsanto's Herbicide Linked to Fatal Kidney Disease Epidemic: Could It Topple Monsanto?
Thursday, 10 July 2014 - By Jeff Ritterman, M.D.
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