In 2002, “A US Senate hopeful in the state of Montana has a bad case of the blues after years of drinking a home-made silver solution for medical reasons.
Libertarian candidate Stan Jones, 63, first discovered his skin was turning blue last year. He began taking colloidal silver in 1999 amid fears that disruptions caused by the millennium bug might lead to a shortage of antibiotics.”
Wisons disease is a genetic condition which causes copper accumulation in the liver and brain and does not become symptomatic until roughly age 30. Even then it is often mistaken for hepatitis which is unfortunate since unless treated the patient will die relatively shortly thereafter when copper levels in the neural tissue become inhibitory to nervous activity.