Latest Water fluoridation Stories

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...

2013-10-14 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...

2013-10-02 13:50:21

Today, the International and American Associations for Dental Research (IADR/AADR) published a paper titled "Estimated Drinking Water Fluoride Exposure and Risk of Hip Fracture: A Cohort Study." In this study a team of researchers, led by Peggy Näsman, Karolinska Institute, Department of Dental Medicine, Stockholm, Sweden, investigated possible adverse health effects on bone tissue from drinking fluoridated water. The study included a large cohort of Swedish residents chronically exposed to...

2013-08-20 23:26:12

Family Tree Dental Group has twenty important tips for parents wanting to keep their baby’s teeth clean and healthy while instilling good dental habits for life. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) August 20, 2013 Contrary to what some parents may believe, the primary teeth of a child (often referred to as “baby” teeth) are just as significant as the permanent teeth they will develop in their later adolescent years. For most babies, primary teeth begin to erupt through the gum line when children...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'