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Letter to the editor | Direct application of fluoride better for teeth - TribDem.com

Tue, 2017-07-18 22:32

TribDem.com

Letter to the editor | Direct application of fluoride better for teeth
TribDem.com
Fluoride has been thought to be beneficial in preventing cavities by entering into the teeth during their formative stages by drinking fluoridated water. Scientific research has proven that the best cavity-preventing benefit of fluoride is through ...

LETTER: Fluoridation shouldn't be based on what other areas are doing - Meadville Tribune

Tue, 2017-07-18 03:20

LETTER: Fluoridation shouldn't be based on what other areas are doing
Meadville Tribune
This is in response to the sound off writer who asked: Why are people so knotted up and in a panic about fluoridated water? I was against it and still am, and not because I am opposed to helping the elderly and children. I opposed it because I am ...

Battle continues as town moves toward discontinuation - Herald & Tribune

Mon, 2017-07-17 10:49

Herald & Tribune

Battle continues as town moves toward discontinuation
Herald & Tribune
In February, the Jonesborough Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted 3-1 to discontinue fluoride additives in the water, but that decision has been met with opposition from members of the community, some of which are calling for another vote or a reversal ...

In some areas, fluoride debate rages | Local News | heraldbulletin.com - The Herald Bulletin

Sun, 2017-07-16 05:05

The Herald Bulletin

In some areas, fluoride debate rages | Local News | heraldbulletin.com
The Herald Bulletin
After nearly a year of political wrangling, Alexandria City Council member Dr. David Steele took a bold step and introduced in March a resolution to force his ...

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Letters to the Editor: ACHA hurts rural families; water fluoridation discussion - Chillicothe Gazette

Sun, 2017-07-16 02:31

Chillicothe Gazette

Letters to the Editor: ACHA hurts rural families; water fluoridation discussion
Chillicothe Gazette
I am a cardiologist who cares for many patients from Ross County. Since the U.S. House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act (AHCA) in May, many of my patients have expressed their concerns about how the proposed changes will affect ...

Nerve agents detected when fluoridation selected - separationsNOW.com

Thu, 2017-07-13 20:00

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Nerve agents detected when fluoridation selected
separationsNOW.com
The Japanese researchers introduced a pre-column treatment step in which silver fluoride converted compounds such as VX to more volatile fluorine compounds (i.e. F replacing SR on the phosphorus in the case of VX and its analogues), which are readily ...

Peel councillors throw cold water on reigniting fluoridation discussion - Brampton Guardian

Thu, 2017-07-13 18:54

Brampton Guardian

Peel councillors throw cold water on reigniting fluoridation discussion
Brampton Guardian
When Brampton Coun. John Sprovieri, an unrelenting anti-fluoride voice on council, suggested reactivation of the Community Water Fluoridation Committee and reigniting public debate on the polarizing issue, his colleagues quickly threw cold water on the ...

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Fluoride: Tasmanian council says towns should be able to decide what is added to drinking water - ABC Online

Wed, 2017-07-12 22:34

ABC Online

Fluoride: Tasmanian council says towns should be able to decide what is added to drinking water
ABC Online
Water fluoridation has long been common practice in Australia, and in Tasmania almost every person who has access to treated drinking water receives a fluoridated supply. Dr Carrie Tsai, a paediatric dentist and lecturer at the University of Sydney ...

Four Myths About Water Fluoridation That People Shouldn't Swallow - Huffington Post Australia

Wed, 2017-07-12 19:11

Huffington Post Australia

Four Myths About Water Fluoridation That People Shouldn't Swallow
Huffington Post Australia
"Adding fluoride to tap water to prevent tooth decay is one of our greatest public health achievements, with evidence gathered over more than 60 years showing ...

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Schools, dentists combat cavities years after city dumps fluoridated ... - Calgary Sun

Wed, 2017-07-12 16:56

Calgary Sun

Schools, dentists combat cavities years after city dumps fluoridated ...
Calgary Sun
Brushing For Brightness Program Tennille Cooper, Dr, Sarah Halland and Paul Kerber hold toothbrushes, toothpaste and floss that they will to give to at-risk ...

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Port Angeles City Council candidates debate fluoridation, opioids, trees - Peninsula Daily News

Wed, 2017-07-12 03:15

Peninsula Daily News

Port Angeles City Council candidates debate fluoridation, opioids, trees
Peninsula Daily News
PORT ANGELES — Three candidates for a Port Angeles City Council Position 2 seat staked out positions on water fluoridation, opioid use and Lincoln Park trees Tuesday at an Aug. 1 primary election forum. One-term incumbent Lee Whetham, a plumber, ...

Port Angeles City Council candidates debate fluoridation, opioids, trees - Peninsula Daily News

Wed, 2017-07-12 03:15

Peninsula Daily News

Port Angeles City Council candidates debate fluoridation, opioids, trees
Peninsula Daily News
PORT ANGELES — Three candidates for a Port Angeles City Council Position 2 seat staked out positions on water fluoridation, opioid use and Lincoln Park trees Tuesday at an Aug. 1 primary election forum. One-term incumbent Lee Whetham, a plumber, ...

Four myths about water fluoridation and why they're wrong - The Conversation AU

Tue, 2017-07-11 22:54

The Conversation AU

Four myths about water fluoridation and why they're wrong
The Conversation AU
Myths that fluoridated water isn't natural, safe, doesn't work and shouldn't be used to make up infant formula persist. Here's what the evidence says.

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Council says no to Fluoride in the drinking water | Nipawin Journal - Nipawin Journal

Tue, 2017-07-11 09:23

Nipawin Journal

Council says no to Fluoride in the drinking water | Nipawin Journal
Nipawin Journal
It may be a victory for some and a head scratcher for others, the Town voted against Fluoridation in the Town's water supply during a regular council meeting on ...

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Water fluoridation increases risk from lead - Irish Medical Times (registration)

Tue, 2017-07-11 09:23

Irish Medical Times (registration)

Water fluoridation increases risk from lead
Irish Medical Times (registration)
It is noteworthy that a number of peer-review journals have published studies that found higher blood lead levels in children residing in communities with artificial water fluoridation. Moreover, in 2007, researchers published findings in the journal ...

Water fluoridation increases risk from lead - Irish Medical Times (registration)

Tue, 2017-07-11 09:23

Irish Medical Times (registration)

Water fluoridation increases risk from lead
Irish Medical Times (registration)
It is noteworthy that a number of peer-review journals have published studies that found higher blood lead levels in children residing in communities with artificial water fluoridation. Moreover, in 2007, researchers published findings in the journal ...

Fluoride as a Ballot Measure | SheridanMedia.com - Sheridan Media (press release)

Tue, 2017-07-11 06:24

Sheridan Media (press release)

Fluoride as a Ballot Measure | SheridanMedia.com
Sheridan Media (press release)
Following the directive of a decision made by the Sheridan City Council in 2010, the City began fluoridating the water at the Big Goose and Sheridan Water ...

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Some businesses, individuals plan to remove fluoride from water - Meadville Tribune

Tue, 2017-07-11 04:50

Some businesses, individuals plan to remove fluoride from water
Meadville Tribune
Nearly a month after the Meadville Area Water Authority board voted to fluoridate the city's water, businesses in the area are in the early stages of determining how the decision will affect them. Similarly, MAWA officials are taking the early steps to ...

Fluoridation to appear on Petersburg ballot - KFSK

Mon, 2017-07-10 11:50

KFSK

Fluoridation to appear on Petersburg ballot
KFSK
“We don't really know how much fluoride we're ingesting every day,” Thynes said. “In our water we get point seven parts per million, which is a little less than one milligram per liter of drinking water, roughly a quart. So you gotta say, so how many ...

Council floats statement on Fluoride - PS News - PS News

Mon, 2017-07-10 02:13

Council floats statement on Fluoride - PS News
PS News
The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) has released for community consultation a draft public statement on the addition of fluoride to ...

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