Statement on CDC Announcement That 70 Percent of the U. S. Population Now Receives Optimally Fluoridated Water By Mark J. Feldman, DMD, President, American Dental Association
CHICAGO, July 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a
statement by Mark J. Feldman, DMD, President, American Dental Association,
on the CDC announcement that 70 percent of the U.S. population now receives
"We welcome this very encouraging news from the C...
It's not just a kid thing: Fluoridated tap water benefits older adults even more
INDIANAPOLIS The benefits of fluoridation in preventing tooth decay have been known for over half a century and today approximately two-thirds of Americans have access to fluoridated
Gerardo Maupom, B.D.S., M.Sc., Ph.D., of the Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indiana Uni...
Improved Oral Health with Fluoridated water
The Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) approval of bottlers’ claim of reduced risk of dental caries or tooth decay by fluoridated
water, is being backed by the American Dental Association (ADA). //
"Whether you drink fluoridated
water from the tap or buy it in a bottle, you're doing the right ...
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Releases New Perinatal and Infant Oral Health Guidelines
... the parents, including the potential effect of foods and beverages on their oral health, helps maintain good dental care.
Fluoride: Using a fluoridated
toothpaste approved by the American Dental Association and rinsing every night with an alcohol-free, over-the-counter mouth rinse containing 0.05% sod...
Acid Drinks Blamed for Increase in Tooth Erosion
...g because people are not getting enough fluoride. Many people are eschewing fluoridated
public water sources in favor of bottled water, which might not contain flu...r attack." He recommends that people who aren't drinking public water use a fluoridated
toothpaste and mouth rinse.
Another way to help stop erosion is to hold ...
Parents: Bottled Water Trend Poses Threat to Dental Health
...s. "Determining if they are drinking appropriately fluoridated
water, especially when they have or are at risk for cavities, is crucial information, because fluoridated
water is an automatic way for them to help improve...e that that they also receive the proper amount of fluoridated
water that will keep their teeth healthy," says Dr...
Oral-B Addresses Children's Oral Health Needs at All Stages of Development During National Children's Dental Health Month
...-- Starting at the age of two, children should use fluoridated
like Oral-B Stages Toothpaste, to help...dy
-- Make sure your child uses fluoridated
toothpaste and a toothbrush -
like Oral-B Stage 3 ...Can Do:
-- Children 8+ years old should use fluoridated
toothpaste and a
toothbrush that is designed for a...
Study: Fluoridation Benefits Doubtful
...re complex than it was several decades ago because of the widespread use of fluoridated
dental products and increased fluoride content of foods, they report.
...l in several scientific journals, tells us that fluoride ingestion, such as fluoridated
water and supplements, is causing dental defects with little, if any, benef...
PA Fluoride NOW Debuts Interactive Map for Residents to Learn if Their Water Has the Best Fluoride Level to Protect Teeth
... various levels and those levels
must be adjusted to optimum percentages (only 1.8 to 2.2 parts per million)
in order to prevent tooth decay. Properly fluoridated
water has been proven
by more than 60 years of research and testing to reduce tooth decay by 20
to 40 percent," said Dr. Thomas W. Gamba, president of...
Both Parties Need Planks to Restore Scientific Integrity at the CDC
...dren (1). Both the ADA
and the CDC now advise that fluoridated
water not be used to prepare infant
formula (2,3)....d thyroid gland.
The panel concluded that drinking fluoridated
water can pose risks to those
with thyroid or kidn... come down as fast in non-fluoridated
countries as fluoridated
"It is clear that the CDC's Oral Healt...