An Open Letter – The Truth Activated Charcoal

The Truth About “The Truth Behind Activated Charcoal” An Open Letter to Dr. Mike Roussel in Shape Dec 24, 2014 regarding the article “The Truth Behind Activated Charcoal”. I would like to comment on your article. Mixed in with some facts are a number of half-truths and false reporting. I am the author of the […]

Q and A: Taking Activated Charcoal and taking Probiotics

Taking Activated Charcoal and taking Probiotics….. Question: Does activated charcoal absorb the good bacteria in your intestines? We take daily probiotics and are wondering if when we take AC if it is flushing out the good bacteria as well or if we need to double up on our probiotics when taking AC.  Thank you, Alisha   […]

Q and A: Charcoal powder for juice bars

Question: Hi Kimberly! We need AC to blend in with our alkaline water products, so the powder has to be easily resolved in water. What kind of AC powder do you recommend to use in such products? What defines the charcoal to be used in such products? Kindly regards, Pablo Answer: Hi Pablo. Activated charcoal […]

Q and A: Taking Activated Charcoal will it adsorb Nutrients, Vitamins, Digestive enzymes, Amino acids

Question: Howdy….Wanted to get your opinion on this because I didn’t see anything on your site.  If the following statement is correct, do you advise taking a nutritional shake of some sort an hour after taking the Charcoal to replenish what was taken out? “For a long time there has been some difference of opinion as to […]

Q & A: On using Activated charcoal to remove mold from the body.

Question: What about mold in the body? Will Activated Charcoal remove mold from the body? – Pamela Answer: Hi Pamela. Activated charcoal is anti fungal and anti bacterial.  Mold is a fungus and when referring to the external body we often refer to it as a skin fungus and the most common internal fungal condition […]

Q & A: Incorporating using Charcoal with Supplements

Question: Hi I have recently had surgery. A lot of my issues were taken care of with the surgery. However, I was also diagnosed with interstitial cystitis. My body is used to being inflamed. I’m taking a lot of supplements to help repair my insides. I enjoy the results I get from charcoal, but have […]

Does charcoal adsorb nutrients or minerals?

Charcoal question answered. For those of you that are still concerned about whether activated charcoal will adsorb nutrients or minerals from your body, here is a quote from  David Cooney PhD (Chemical Engineering, University Wyoming  from his book ‘Activated Charcoal,  Antidote, Remedy, and Health Aid.’ “Charcoal added to the diet of sheep for six months […]

Question: Charcoal and Iodine depletion in the body

Charcoal question answered. Q: Greetings Mr. Dinsley, I plan on using Activated Charcoal. While researching on the web I noticed some people who have bought or used Activated Charcoal were saying that if you use Activated Charcoal keep in mind that it will deplete your iodine. I was wondering if this is true?  If it […]