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Old 02-02-2011, 09:55 AM   #1
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Nickel cookware causing dermatitis?

Has anyone else read about nickel in cookware causing dermatitis?


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Old 02-02-2011, 09:57 AM   #2
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Has anyone else read about nickel in cookware causing dermatitis?
I know that nickel in any jewelry causes dermatitis in me, I sure wouldn't cook in it, since I'm already sensitized.

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Old 02-02-2011, 11:09 AM   #3
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I had never heard of this. After a trip down Google lane, I finally found what might be a reputable bit of information. It is from the National Institute of Health.
Contribution to chromium and nickel enrichment dur... [Contact Dermatitis. 1998] - PubMed result
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Old 02-02-2011, 11:28 AM   #4
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wow, that is really something!
Happy Cooking!!

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