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'Sometimes it is half the mouth being taken out' - Darlington consultant says children as young as 4 having rotten ... - The Northern Echo (registration)

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'Sometimes it is half the mouth being taken out' - Darlington consultant says children as young as 4 having rotten ...
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Decisions on water fluoridation are the responsibility of local authorities, who receive block funding from Public Health England for public health measures and have to prioritise what they spend the money on. The Northern Echo has learnt that a number ...

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Local dentists express support for water fluoridation - WatertownDailyTimes.com

Sun, 2017-09-24 03:39

Local dentists express support for water fluoridation
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POTSDAM — The village's proposal to end fluoridation has drawn criticism from local and non-local dentists. “The most vulnerable are the ones that benefit the most from fluoridation,” said Lee H. Akin, a surgeon at North Country Oral and Maxillofacial ...

Water fluoridation foes file complaint with state - Peninsula Daily News

Sun, 2017-09-24 03:28

Peninsula Daily News

Water fluoridation foes file complaint with state
Peninsula Daily News
Protect the Peninsula's Future “believes that this Arcora brochure was created to be mailed to City of Port Angeles voters before November 7, 2017 to promote a yes vote on the fluoridation ballot measure [advising the city to restart fluoridation ...

Fluoride exposure in utero linked to lower IQ in kids, study says ... - wtkr.com

Sat, 2017-09-23 12:33

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Fluoride exposure in utero linked to lower IQ in kids, study says ...
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Increased levels of prenatal fluoride exposure may be associated with lower cognitive function in children, a new study says.

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ADA Untroubled By Study Pointing To Fluoride's Negative Health ... - Mintpress News (blog)

Sat, 2017-09-23 09:58

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ADA Untroubled By Study Pointing To Fluoride's Negative Health ...
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A new study suggests that fluoride negatively impacts human intelligence, especially in children and infants.

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Four questions to ask when reading or writing about water fluoridation and IQ - HealthNewsReview.org

Fri, 2017-09-22 11:27

Four questions to ask when reading or writing about water fluoridation and IQ
HealthNewsReview.org
Multiple news outlets are covering a new study conducted in Mexico on fluoride exposure during pregnancy and its association with lower childhood IQ. Water fluoridation is common across the U.S. and the potential to stoke unwarranted fear is great.

New Study Confirms Fluoride Harms Fetal Brain; Lowers IQ - PR Newswire (press release)

Fri, 2017-09-22 10:02

New Study Confirms Fluoride Harms Fetal Brain; Lowers IQ
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NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The results of the first ever US government funded study of fluoride and IQ have just been published.

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Fluoride exposure in utero linked to lower IQ in kids, study says - FOX Carolina

Thu, 2017-09-21 13:32

FOX Carolina

Fluoride exposure in utero linked to lower IQ in kids, study says
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The authors measured fluoride exposure for the Mexican mothers and their children by looking at the chemical content in their urine. "Since we're using an integrated biological marker, it will give you a fairly standardized measure," Hu explained ...

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Citizens weigh in on water fluoridation - Petersburg Pilot

Thu, 2017-09-21 05:19

Citizens weigh in on water fluoridation
Petersburg Pilot
Registered voters in Petersburg will be asked if the city should keep fluoride in its city water supply, and citizens are ratcheting up their stance on the issue from both sides. Sandy Volk, a dental hygienist, regrets not giving her kids more fluoride ...

Water authority to seek OK to add fluoridation equipment as soon as next week - Meadville Tribune

Thu, 2017-09-21 04:20

Water authority to seek OK to add fluoridation equipment as soon as next week
Meadville Tribune
As early as next week, Meadville Area Water Authority will seek official approval to add fluoridation equipment, according to Tom Thompson of Gannett Fleming, MAWA's consulting engineer. “That's what our goal is,” Thompson said following Wednesday's ...

Researchers urge caution over study linking fluoride exposure in pregnancy to lower IQs in children - National Post

Wed, 2017-09-20 20:42

National Post

Researchers urge caution over study linking fluoride exposure in pregnancy to lower IQs in children
National Post
In what is being described as the first study of its kind and size exploring fluoride exposure and different stages of brain development, University of Toronto-led researchers analyzed data from 287 mother-child pairs in Mexico City. The study ...
New US Government Study on Fluoride Damage to BrainScoop.co.nz
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Environmental Health Perspectives – Prenatal Fluoride Exposure and Cognitive Outcomes in Children at 4 and 6–12 ...Environmental Health Perspectives - NIH

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Fluoride OK'd for Albuquerque water supply | Albuquerque Journal - Albuquerque Journal

Wed, 2017-09-20 20:05

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Fluoride OK'd for Albuquerque water supply | Albuquerque Journal
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Fluoride again will be added to Albuquerque's water supply. Water utility board members voted 5-2 on Wednesday to approve a ...
Board approves adding fluoride to Bernalillo County water supply ...KOB 4

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Fluoridation vote deferred as opponents make fresh plea - Bega District News

Wed, 2017-09-20 02:45

Bega District News

Fluoridation vote deferred as opponents make fresh plea
Bega District News
The fluoridation question has been the source of much concern by the community and there has been a concerted effort by anti-fluoride campaigners during the public submission period. Council received a total of 332 valid submissions and of these 86 per ...

N.B. Dental Society says no fluoride in Moncton's water supply will ... - Globalnews.ca

Tue, 2017-09-19 19:40

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N.B. Dental Society says no fluoride in Moncton's water supply will ...
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The president elect of the N.B. Dental Society said councilors did not base their decision on sound science and they shouldn't be making medical decision for ...

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Fluoridation on water utility board agenda today - Albuquerque Journal

Tue, 2017-09-19 18:19

Fluoridation on water utility board agenda today
Albuquerque Journal
The board will consider a proposed $260,000 capital appropriation to pay for equipment needed to allow the utility to resume supplemental fluoridation, which ended in 2011. Board members also will consider a resolution that would ask Bernalillo County ...

Fluoride exposure in utero linked to lower IQ in kids, study says - fox6now.com

Tue, 2017-09-19 05:11

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Fluoride exposure in utero linked to lower IQ in kids, study says
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Increased levels of prenatal fluoride exposure may be associated with lower cognitive function in children, a new study says. The study, published Tuesday in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, evaluated nearly 300 sets of mothers and ...

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Moncton votes to keep fluoride out of water - New Brunswick - CBC ... - CBC.ca

Tue, 2017-09-19 05:02

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Moncton votes to keep fluoride out of water - New Brunswick - CBC ...
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Eight months of lengthy discussions came to an end Monday night when Moncton city council voted to keep the status quo and not add fluoride to drinking water.
Moncton councillors vote to keep fluoride out of drinking water | CTV ...CTV News

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Fluoride exposure in utero linked to lower IQ in kids, study says - CNN - CNN

Mon, 2017-09-18 22:39

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Fluoride exposure in utero linked to lower IQ in kids, study says - CNN
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Increased levels of prenatal fluoride exposure may be associated with lower cognitive function in children, a new study says.

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Moncton City Council votes to keep fluoride out of water supply - Globalnews.ca

Mon, 2017-09-18 17:21

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Moncton City Council votes to keep fluoride out of water supply
Globalnews.ca
Moncton City Council voted on Monday to maintain the status quo and keep fluoride out of the region's water supply — unless directed to do so by the federal or provincial governments. Despite pleas from dentists to restore fluoride to the water supply ...