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Vanadium: Health Effects and Toxicity

Vanadium is a metallic element commonly found in foods, water, soil, air and in the human body. Like some other toxic heavy metals, trace amounts of vanadium are thought to be essential for human health. Some experts believe that this mineral is helping the body’s metabolism, while also promoting strong bones and teeth, fertility, proper thyroid function and the production of certain hormones. In industry, vanadium is used as an ingredient in making steel, ceramics […]