Flouridation Halted * Cavaties Decrease

by www.mercola.com

When several regions in the former East Germany halted the artificial fluoridation of their water, they braced themselves for an expected rise in dental caries (cavities). However, as it turns out, they needn’t have worried at all, since dental decay rates actually WENT DOWN.

Although this outcome would seem contrary to commonly held beliefs, researchers hypothesize that the broader availability and application of preventive measures such as fluoride toothpaste, as well as improvements in attitudes towards oral health behavior.

Mercury in Your Teeth

by Charlie Brown
Washington, DC

Ladies and Gentlemen:

Presenting: the Watson-Burton bill to abolish mercury in dentistry: H.R.4163, by Congresswoman Diane Watson (D-Calif.), for herself and Congressman Dan Burton (R-Ind.). The bill marks a culmination of Diane Watson’s ten-year battle dealing with mercury in dental fillings, and Dan Burton’s battle against mercury in any form in the human body.