What is copper toxicity?

- Aug 21, 2018-

What is copper toxicity?

Copper toxicity is typically a problem due to the ingestion of copper and not from wearing copper jewelry. Ingesting copper, which can lead to copper toxicity, can come from poor sources in vitamins or high-risk food sources in underdeveloped areas and countries. Studies by scientists and doctors believe that there is no correlation bewteen copper toxicity and exposure to copper water pipes and living near copper sources.