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The Many Surprising Uses of Activated Charcoal

What is Activated Charcoal and What Are the Health Benefits? Activated charcoal, also known as activated carbon has been used medically starting in the 1900s to treat overdoses and poisonings following oral ingestion. The World Health Organization (WHO) lists activated charcoal in its List of Essential Medicines under “Antidotes and Other Substances Used in Poisonings.”… Read more.