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Latest Water fluoridation Stories

2014-04-17 23:13:19

Concerned Bay Area residents held a march and rally to raise awareness about the risks of feeding babies formula mixed with fluoridated tap water. APEC Water understands that water fluoridation affects the health of people of all ages, and they recommend installing home water filters that can remove this additive. City of Industry, CA (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 On March 22nd 2014, organizers at Clean Water California held a march and rally in downtown San Francisco urging local water...

2014-03-24 08:30:05

NEW YORK, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Babies risk dental fluorosis from unlabeled fluoride in infant foods, say researchers in General Dentistry, reports the New York State Coalition Opposed to Fluoridation (NYSCOF). Detectable fluoride levels, found in all 360 samples tested, is due to pesticides, fertilizers, soil, groundwater and/or fluoridated water used in processing, the researchers report. Foods containing mechanically de-boned chicken and turkey were highest...

2014-02-28 23:32:39

Activists for Truth will lead a demonstration encouraging the Dallas City Council of 2014 to exercise their power to halt the addition of fluoride to the Dallas water. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 The Dallas group Activists for Truth has taken on the mission to expose the truth about the dangers of ingesting fluoride. Their conclusions are derived in large part from Doctor Paul Connett’s book that has over 80 pages of references, The Case against Fluoride: How Hazardous Waste...

2014-02-20 08:31:28

NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Fluoride joins lead, arsenic, methylmercury, toluene, tetrachloroethylene, and other chemicals known to cause harm to brains, reports the Fluoride Action Network (FAN). Fluoride is newly classified as a developmental neurotoxin by medical authorities in the March 2014 journal Lancet Neurology. The authors are Dr. Philippe Grandjean of the Harvard School of Public Health and Dr. Philip Landrigan of the Icahn School of Medicine. The...

2014-01-30 00:20:41

NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Farm Bill that the House passed today and the Senate will vote on contains a provision that overrides a ruling by EPA that the toxic fumigant sulfuryl fluoride leaves unsafe levels of fluoride on food, reports the Fluoride Action Network (FAN). The aggregate dose that children receive from these residues along with the fluoride from other sources, including fluoridated water and dental products, exceeds EPA's safe reference dose...

2014-01-25 08:20:34

NEW YORK, Jan. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today is the 69(th) birthday of water fluoridation - the top public health blunder of all time, reports the New York State Coalition Opposed to Fluoridation, Inc. (NYSCOF) Instead of spreading less tooth decay across the land, fluoridation spread dental fluorosis (fluoride-discolored teeth) into every nook and cranny of America. Even though the CDC reports up to 60% of adolescents are afflicted with dental fluorosis, 51% of them have...

2013-12-30 16:21:18

Sugar isn't the only culprit; "time on teeth" more important than people realize SEATTLE, Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Instead of an expensive gym membership or investing in costly beauty treatments to improve your appearance, consider a resolution to change your snacking habits. It can improve your health and appearance, while also saving you money. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131230/AQ38959LOGO-a) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131230/AQ38959-b) The Washington...

2013-10-29 12:28:29

American Dental Association provides mouth-healthy tips to prevent tooth decay CHICAGO, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dentists don't want to put a damper on the Halloween fun; they just want to help patients avoid cavities. As the American Dental Association (ADA) prepares to kick off its 154(th) Annual Session in New Orleans on Halloween, dentists want to offer some candy-eating tips that will help keep cavity-causing sugar monsters at bay. "Avoid snacking on candy and drinking sugary...

2013-10-18 12:24:31

NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Struggling to balance the budget, 2 years ago, the Brooksville, Florida, City Council voted unanimously to stop fluoridation to ease the tax burden on their 8,000 residents. Under siege from misguided and misinformed activists headed by dentist Johnny Johnson and the Tampa Bay Times, the council reversed its decision, reports the Fluoride Action Network (FAN). Heady after their lobbying efforts ousted two Pinellas County...

2013-10-14 23:01:15

Brief Filed by the attorneys at Blumenthal, Nordrehaug & Bhowmik challenges the Metropolitan Water District's use of hyrdofluosilicic acid in Southern California's water supply San Diego, California (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 On October 10, 2013, the California lawyers at Blumenthal Nordrehaug & Bhowmik filed a reply brief in the ongoing water fluoridation lawsuit asking the Court for a trial to present the modern science supporting their claims. The original Complaint was...