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Fluoridation Opposition is Scientific, Respectable & Growing
More than 4,176 professionals (including 341 dentists and 531 MD’s) urge that fluoridation be stopped citing scientific evidence that ingesting fluoride is ineffective at reducing tooth decay and has serious health risks. See statement: http://www.fluoridealert.org/researchers/professionals-statement/text/
8 months ago
Americans are over-fluoridated. 60% of US adolescents are affected with dental fluorosis - white spotted, yellow, brown and/or pitted teeth. Dentists advertise they will happily cover up those fluoride discolored teeth with veneers which cost $1,000 a tooth.
So unless you factor in the cost for fluorosis, these cost estimates mean nothing at all.
Fluoride is neither a nutrient nor essential for healthy teeth. No one needs fluoride. Rotten diets make rotten teeth. Like all drugs, fluoride has adverse side effects see http://www.FluorideAction.Net/health
So unless you factor in the costs to people who are allergic to, intolerant of or sickened by ingesting fluoride, these cost estimates don't mean a thing.11 months ago