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COLUMN: Don't remove flouride from Spotsylvania's water - Fredericksburg.com

Fri, 2018-01-19 20:19

COLUMN: Don't remove flouride from Spotsylvania's water
Fredericksburg.com
It is rare that a professional organization argues in favor of any intervention that has been overwhelmingly proven to reduce its income source. But the health care community has adopted a solid consensus in favor of water fluoridation, realizing that ...

Retired dentist speaks to Sunrise Rotary Club - WTVB

Fri, 2018-01-19 05:31

WTVB

Retired dentist speaks to Sunrise Rotary Club
WTVB
Fry quoted a 2015 article in the Journal of the Michigan Dental Association which said water fluoridation has been called one of the ten great public health achievements of the 20th century, yet 70 years after its introduction in the United States ...

What's in the water? A look at Ames' drinking water - Iowa State Daily

Thu, 2018-01-18 17:44

Iowa State Daily

What's in the water? A look at Ames' drinking water
Iowa State Daily
By 2012, 75 percent of U.S. community water systems contained fluoride, according to the CDC. Schwiete said there are many water supply systems in Iowa that add fluoride and in doing so they must do daily monitoring of the fluoride levels onsite to ...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR - Newport This Week

Thu, 2018-01-18 13:18

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Newport This Week
I would like to share this as a follow up to the brief presentation and update I offered at the Newport City Council meeting regarding the growing body of evidence revealing the dangers of fluoride in our drinking water. A lawsuit with national ...

Guest Op-ed: Do Dallas Residents Need Community Water Fluoridation? Yes, and Here's Why - Northdallasgazette

Wed, 2018-01-17 16:40

Northdallasgazette

Guest Op-ed: Do Dallas Residents Need Community Water Fluoridation? Yes, and Here's Why
Northdallasgazette
Because the benefits of community water fluoridation are well documented, we urge the Dallas City Council to continue community water fluoridation so that all Dallas residents have the opportunity to enjoy optimal oral health. Water fluoridation is ...

Water plant wins award for fluoridation program - The Courier=Times

Sun, 2018-01-14 23:03

Water plant wins award for fluoridation program
The Courier=Times
The Roxboro water plant recently won an award for its fluoridation program. Roxboro Assistant City Manager Tommy Warren informed city council members of the award at their meeting Tuesday. It recognizes the achievement of Sammy Yarboro, water plant ...

Park Hills receives CDC water award - Daily Journal Online

Sat, 2018-01-13 04:39

Daily Journal Online

Park Hills receives CDC water award
Daily Journal Online
The Park Hills Public Water Supply District was recently recognized for its consistent water fluoridation through 2016. File photo. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services recently announced a ...

Musicians hoping fluoride letter will hit the right note with Irish Water - Southern Star Newspaper

Thu, 2018-01-11 17:47

Southern Star Newspaper

Musicians hoping fluoride letter will hit the right note with Irish Water
Southern Star Newspaper
SOME of West Cork's internationally-famed residents, including actor Jeremy Irons and Oscar winning director David Puttnam, are backing an anti-fluoride campaign. The celebrities have signed a letter to relevant authorities, including Irish Water ...

Athens officials continue to fluoridate water | News | athensreview.com - Athens Daily Review

Thu, 2018-01-11 17:30

Northdallasgazette

Athens officials continue to fluoridate water | News | athensreview.com
Athens Daily Review
Reverberations continue from an Athens City Council meeting in December on whether the city should add fluoride to the water supply, as it has for more than 30 years.
NDG Readers Respond: Is Dallas water too dangerous to drink ...Northdallasgazette

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Isanti earns Water Fluoridation Quality Award - ECM Publishers

Thu, 2018-01-11 09:01

ECM Publishers

Isanti earns Water Fluoridation Quality Award
ECM Publishers
Isanti Mayor George Wimmer (front right) and Isanti Public Services Director Josi Wood (front left) congratulate the city's Public Works Department for their Water Fluoridation Quality Award. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. The Minnesota ...

Say no to fluoridation - mykawartha.com

Wed, 2018-01-10 11:49

Say no to fluoridation
mykawartha.com
Water fluoridation has come under increasing scrutiny as health concerns and lack of efficacy in preventing tooth decay and issues of administering chemicals through the water supply. More people in the U.S. and Canada drink fluoridated water than the ...

Local Activist Ramps Up Fight Against Fluoride in Water in Rhode Island - GoLocalProv

Wed, 2018-01-10 04:29

Local Activist Ramps Up Fight Against Fluoride in Water in Rhode Island
GoLocalProv
U.S. District Judge Edward Chen denied EPA's motion to dismiss a lawsuit by Food & Water Watch, the Fluoride Action Network and other groups who claim that ingesting fluoride can cause neurological damage. They filed a suit in April after the EPA ...

Excessive fluoride from some teas can damage bones and cause ... - News-Medical.net

Wed, 2018-01-10 03:26

News-Medical.net

Excessive fluoride from some teas can damage bones and cause ...
News-Medical.net
Some teas contain more fluoride than EPA allows in public water supplies, which can do skeletal damage, according to research published in Environmental Pollution (Das, et al. 12/2017), reports the New York State Coalition Opposed to Fluoridation, Inc ...
GoLocalProv | Local Activist Ramps Up Fight Against Fluoride in ...GoLocalProv

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Gunnedah set to have fluoride in the water supply by 2020 | The ... - The Northern Daily Leader

Mon, 2018-01-08 22:54

The Northern Daily Leader

Gunnedah set to have fluoride in the water supply by 2020 | The ...
The Northern Daily Leader
FIGHTING ON: Fluoride opponent Wendy Carpenter says the Facebook group It's ok to say no to fluoride in Gunnedah's water will continue to oppose fluoride. Photo: Billy Jupp. GUNNEDAH could have fluoride in its water by 2020 after Gunnedah Shire Council ...

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Tea-drinkers risk fluoride-damaged bones and more, studies shows - PR Newswire (press release)

Mon, 2018-01-08 09:12

Tea-drinkers risk fluoride-damaged bones and more, studies shows
PR Newswire (press release)
Tea plants (Camellia sinensis) absorb fluoride from soil and air then released from 1.47 to 6.9 milligrams fluoride per liter (mg/L) when brewed, reports Das' research team. "It can be predicted that long-term consumption of copious quantities of ...

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LETTER: Judge says groups can sue EPA in US over fluoridation of water - Southern Star Newspaper

Sun, 2018-01-07 14:14

Southern Star Newspaper

LETTER: Judge says groups can sue EPA in US over fluoridation of water
Southern Star Newspaper
SIR – In the week before Christmas, I submitted a document to the Irish and European authorities regarding the highly-controversial policy of mandatory fluoridation of drinking water supplies in Ireland. This policy mandates by national legislation ...

Judge Denies EPA Bid To Toss Fluoride Lawsuit - Water Online (press release)

Thu, 2018-01-04 00:16

Water Online (press release)

Judge Denies EPA Bid To Toss Fluoride Lawsuit
Water Online (press release)
The latest development in what has long been a hot button issue within the drinking water community could have major implications for the fluoridation debate. Many regulators believe that the controlled addition of fluoride to public water supplies can ...
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This new treatment could make your next trip to the dentist more ... - PBS NewsHour

Wed, 2018-01-03 18:53

PBS NewsHour

This new treatment could make your next trip to the dentist more ...
PBS NewsHour
A new method of treating tooth decay using silver nitrate may make the pain, and expense, of traditional treatments obsolete. Special correspondent Cat Wise has the story.

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