Singer Janelle Monae Reveals Pescatarian Diet Gave Her Mercury Poisoning

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Singer and actress Janelle Monae is just as beautiful as she is talented. The pretty Hidden Figures star said in a interview with Glamour magazine that her beautiful skin was attributed in part to her “really great diet, you know, lots of vegetables and fish.”

But now, she revealed that it’s because of that diet that she now has mercury poisoning.

In an interview with The Cut, the singer and actress revealed that she is recovering from mercury poisoning which she attributed to her diet.

“I started feeling my mortality,” Monáe said.

A “pescatarian” or “pesco-vegetarian” diet is essentially a vegetarian diet that also includes fish as an additional protein source. A pescatarian diet packs many of the benefits of a plant-based diet, including leaner