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Joel Wallach believes colloidal minerals have special cosmic properties and a negative charge that help the body process and absorb nutrients and vitamins from food sources and that these minerals also attract toxins and... More »

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Veterinarian and naturopathic doctor Joel Wallach believes that a deficiency of the minerals vanadium and chromium causes diabetes, according to his website. A blog post on the site also attributes U.S. diabetes rates to... More »

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Dr. Joel Wallach, also known as the "Mineral Doctor," is a controversial figure in the field of naturopathic medicine. He created "Youngevity" dietary supplements and claims, in his book "Dead Doctors Don't Lie," that al... More »

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