This page is a good general overview of the
detrimental health effects of mercury on the
human body. It reviews acute and chronic
poisoning effects as well as other
This is the University of Michiganís 25th
annual conference on heavy metals report.
It includes a section on the sources
and effects of mercury poisoning.
This page is a brief descriptions of the
pathways of ingestion and effects of mercury
vapors on the human body.
This page, maintained by the Oklahoma State
University, is the New Jersey State Department
of Health- Division of Occupational and
Environmental Health report on the human
health effects of mercury in the body.
It also includes information on human
mercury-level detection tests including
advice on the frequency of needed exams and
what to expect during an exam.
This page is by the MPCA and includes a
few paragraphs of information on the effects
of mercury on humans and on the environment in
This page includes a brief history of mercury
as well as exposure pathways. Its focus
is on the health effects of mercury on humans
and includes a list of short-term, chronic,
and reproductive consequences.