magnesum at ix.netcom.com
Sat Dec 3 17:53:44 EST 1994
California Governor Pete Wilson on 3/23/94 ordered Dr. Larry Barrett,
the head of the Ca. Dept. of Health, to investigate the possible deaths
of 25,000 Californians per year related to magnesium deficiency, which
causes heart attacks. Dr. Barrett conferred with Dr. Raymond Neutra of
the same department, and they brought in Dr. Arthur Marx from
Switzerland. Dr. Marx conferred with the CDC in Atlanta, and has
convened a panel in Dec. '94 to figure out what to do about the
magnesium problem. The panelists include the above doctors and also
Dr. Carl Keen from U. C. Davis, and some others.
Surgeon General C. Everett Koop, (retired), writes, "A good case can be
made for the correlation of cardiovascular death with magnesium
United States Senator Barbara Boxer (Ca.) writes that she favors more
information about the problem be given to Americans. Senator
Feinstein has not yet responded to the information sent her.
You can download a research file on this from: ftp.execpc.com
The file is in: /pub/magnesium/mgresrch.asc
Use "anonymous" as the password.
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