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Potsdam should retain water fluoridation - WatertownDailyTimes.com

Sun, 2017-10-22 08:41

Potsdam should retain water fluoridation
WatertownDailyTimes.com
In 1996, a provision was added to the Public Health Law and awarded jurisdiction of community water fluoridation to local elected officials. Less than 10 years ago, village trustees in Potsdam voted to retain community water fluoridation. However, here ...

No fluoride for Wheatley, Tilbury - Chatham This Week

Fri, 2017-10-20 12:48

Chatham This Week

No fluoride for Wheatley, Tilbury
Chatham This Week
Chatham-Kent Board of Health members were surprised to learn on Wednesday that not all households in the municipality that receive treated water from the Public Utilities Commission are receiving fluoridated water. Wheatley and Tilbury do not, and ...

Should dentists continue to use fluoride? - MultiBriefs Exclusive (blog)

Fri, 2017-10-20 08:04

MultiBriefs Exclusive (blog)

Should dentists continue to use fluoride?
MultiBriefs Exclusive (blog)
The news can be alarming. Fluoride causes cancer. Fluoride is a neurotoxin. Fluoride will reduce IQs in children. Fluoride kills! Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral. It is in our soils, water, and food in various amounts, depending on where you ...

No fluoride for Wheatley, Tilbury | Chatham Daily News - Chatham Daily News

Thu, 2017-10-19 15:12

Chatham Daily News

No fluoride for Wheatley, Tilbury | Chatham Daily News
Chatham Daily News
Chatham-Kent Board of Health members were surprised to learn on Wednesday that not all households in the municipality that receive treated water from the ...

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MAWA's fluoride application may be submitted this week - Meadville Tribune

Thu, 2017-10-19 04:27

Meadville Tribune

MAWA's fluoride application may be submitted this week
Meadville Tribune
“I would anticipate that the fluoride application would be submitted this week,” Thompson said. DEP must review the application and issue a permit before the equipment can be installed. In addition to the construction permit, MAWA will also have to ...

Gunnedah Council and the NSW Department of Health to consult Gunnedah shire community about water fluoridation - The Northern Daily Leader

Thu, 2017-10-19 00:06

The Northern Daily Leader

Gunnedah Council and the NSW Department of Health to consult Gunnedah shire community about water fluoridation
The Northern Daily Leader
OPEN FOR DISCUSSION: The Gunnedah Shire Council October council meeting was held at the Kelvin Hall on Wednesday. One of the major topics discussed at the meeting was water fluoridation. Photo: Billy Jupp. The fluoride debate is back on the agenda ...

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Cities resume fluoridating water after hiatuses - American City & County

Wed, 2017-10-18 14:30

American City & County

Cities resume fluoridating water after hiatuses
American City & County
Health benefits, state requirements and new equipment have led several cities to resume fluoridating their water after hiatuses. The American Dental Association (ADA) says that when the mineral known as fluoride — which naturally occurs in groundwater ...

Fluoride, voter districts top Buda forum - Hays Free Press

Wed, 2017-10-18 12:33

Hays Free Press

Fluoride, voter districts top Buda forum
Hays Free Press
Single member districts, fluoridation and management of growth were a handful of topics candidates vying for a pair of Buda city council seats took on in Monday's forum held at City Hall. The event, held by the Buda Area Chamber of Commerce, featured ...

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To the Editor: Use of fluoride raises questions - Foster's Daily Democrat

Tue, 2017-10-17 11:10

To the Editor: Use of fluoride raises questions
Foster's Daily Democrat
Dover resident, Jason E. Howard, wrote to Foster's expressing concern over the city's fluoridation of the potable water supply. Would that more citizens express concern about what they ingest. He cites fluoride as a neurotoxin, i.e., a poison. Fluoride ...

Dentist Charges Yorktown Hurting Residents with No Fluoride in Water - The Examiner News

Tue, 2017-10-17 06:59

Dentist Charges Yorktown Hurting Residents with No Fluoride in Water
The Examiner News
Yorktown and Somers residents were notified earlier this month that the Northern Westchester Joint Water Works (NWJWW) will no longer add fluoride to its drinking water produced at the Amawalk Water Treatment Facility. While nearly 100 percent of ...

Study deals blow to fluoridation | Rutland Herald - Rutland Herald

Fri, 2017-10-13 22:35

Study deals blow to fluoridation | Rutland Herald
Rutland Herald
Last month, Environmental Health Perspectives published an article titled "Prenatal Fluoride Exposure and Cognitive Outcomes in Children at 4 and 6-12 Years ...

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Fluoridation in Somers Drinking Water Shut Off - Somers NY News ... - TAPinto.net

Thu, 2017-10-12 21:09

Fluoridation in Somers Drinking Water Shut Off - Somers NY News ...
TAPinto.net
SOMERS, N.Y.--A four-year-old mechanical issue has shut down Somers' supply of fluoridated drinking water. Equipment problems halted water fluoridation last ...

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Rogersville Water Commission honored for 50 years of fluoridation - Kingsport Times News

Thu, 2017-10-12 11:53

Kingsport Times News

Rogersville Water Commission honored for 50 years of fluoridation
Kingsport Times News
ROGERSVILLE — The Association of State and Territorial Dental Directors on behalf of the American Dental Association and the US Centers for Disease Control have recognized the Rogersville Water Department with a 50 Year Award for contributions made ...

Rogersville Water Commission honored for 50 years of fluoridation - Kingsport Times News

Thu, 2017-10-12 11:53

Kingsport Times News

Rogersville Water Commission honored for 50 years of fluoridation
Kingsport Times News
ROGERSVILLE — The Association of State and Territorial Dental Directors on behalf of the American Dental Association and the US Centers for Disease Control have recognized the Rogersville Water Department with a 50 Year Award for contributions made ...

CORBELLA: We still haven't heard the last word on fluoride ... - Calgary Herald

Thu, 2017-10-12 05:00

Calgary Herald

CORBELLA: We still haven't heard the last word on fluoride ...
Calgary Herald
Edmonton has fluoride in its drinking water. Calgary does not. Take a wild guess which of the two cities' children have more cavities?If you said Calgary, you'd ...

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Years Old Mechanical Issue Halts Fluoridation of Yorktown's Water - TAPinto.net

Wed, 2017-10-11 08:25

TAPinto.net

Years Old Mechanical Issue Halts Fluoridation of Yorktown's Water
TAPinto.net
AMAWALK, N.Y. – A four-year-old mechanical issue has shut down Yorktown's supply of fluoridated drinking water. Equipment problems halted water fluoridation last week and were expected to keep the cavity-fighting chemical out of the water supply until ...

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Report reveals flaws in Calgary study that claimed fluoridation cessation increased tooth decay. It didn't. - PR Newswire (press release)

Wed, 2017-10-11 07:06

Report reveals flaws in Calgary study that claimed fluoridation cessation increased tooth decay. It didn't.
PR Newswire (press release)
NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A commentary in yesterday's Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology reveals tooth decay rates did not increase faster after fluoridation stopped in Calgary as claimed in a previously published ...

Potsdam should keep fluoridating its water - WatertownDailyTimes.com

Wed, 2017-10-11 03:42

Potsdam should keep fluoridating its water
WatertownDailyTimes.com
A key objective remains in place to maintain or expand access to community water fluoridation. The village of Potsdam is considering removing fluoride from its water supply. This is very concerning from public and oral health perspectives. Fluoride ...

Port Angeles debate airs pros, cons of fluoridating water - Peninsula Daily News

Wed, 2017-10-11 03:34

Peninsula Daily News

Port Angeles debate airs pros, cons of fluoridating water
Peninsula Daily News
PORT ANGELES — Arguments for and against fluoridation were aired Tuesday at a general election forum as city voters prepare to cast advisory ballots Nov. 7 on whether Port Angeles public works should resume adding fluorosilicic acid to the municipal ...
Fluoridation of water resumes with both support and concern :: The ...The Daily Tar Heel

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Port Angeles debate airs pros, cons of fluoridating water - Peninsula Daily News

Wed, 2017-10-11 03:34

Peninsula Daily News

Port Angeles debate airs pros, cons of fluoridating water
Peninsula Daily News
PORT ANGELES — Arguments for and against fluoridation were aired Tuesday at a general election forum as city voters prepare to cast advisory ballots Nov. 7 on whether Port Angeles public works should resume adding fluorosilicic acid to the municipal ...
Fluoridation of water resumes with both support and concernThe Daily Tar Heel

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