Jane Marie Hightower

Jane Marie Hightower

Jane M. Hightower, M.D., is a board certified internal medicine physician in San Francisco,California. She published a landmark study that brought the issue of mercury in seafood to national attention. She continues to publish scientific papers and give lectures on the subject. She is the author of Diagnosis: Mercury: Money, Politics, and Poison.

Diagnosis: Mercury

Money, Politics, and Poison

One morning in 2000, Dr. Jane Hightower walked into her exam room to find a patient with disturbing symptoms she couldn’t explain. The woman was nauseated, tired, and had difficulty concentrating, but a litany of tests revealed no apparent cause...