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Woman in coma for weeks after using mercury-tainted skin cream

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  1. From the Washington Post:
    http://www.washingtonpost.com/health/2019/09/11/woman-has-been-coma-weeks-after-using-mercury-tainted-skin-cream/

    The mercury-tainted creams have been sold as anti-wrinkle and skin-lightening. Sales of many brands are targeted to ethnic communities. Many are still available for sale on Amazon in spite of health and environmental groups' efforts to get them off the site. Here is a list, with pictures, of tainted products:
    http://dhs.saccounty.net/PUB/Pages/Mercury-in-Skin-Creams.aspx
     
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  2. I can read the article as I'm not a subscriber....but very scary. make me wonder if maybe best not to buy anything like this at a discount store too (like TJ Maxx where they have discounted name brand cosmetics)