We agree that both breast-feeding and organic mercury exposure
may affect neurodevelopment and have the potential to act as confounders and/or effect modifiers in analyses of metal effects on neurodevelopment.
Some early symptoms of organic mercury exposure
may include forgetfulness, an inability to concentrate, irritability, anger, depression, and apathy.
5 [micro]g/L, was significantly higher among members of the "other" racial/ethnic group than among any other racial/ethnic group and primarily reflected differences in organic mercury exposure
, most likely due to fish consumption.