Amoxicillin use in infancy linked to dental fluorosis in later life
The feasibility of administering antibiotics to children to combat minor infections has always been a contentious point among the medical fraternity. But among the antibiotics that are generally used, amoxicillin was considered // the relatively safest one. Not any longer, if researchers from the U...
Study: Fluoridation Benefits Doubtful
...Researchers measure fluoride use and ingestion, count cavities and document fluorosis
- white spotted, yellow and/or brown stained teeth - the outward sign of fl...FS researchers report, "The benefits of fluoride are mostly topical...while fluorosis
is clearly more dependent on fluoride intake."
They explain that when ...
Both Parties Need Planks to Restore Scientific Integrity at the CDC
...oring these studies and continues its relentless promotion
and funding of this outdated practice."
The only risk that the CDC acknowledges is dental fluorosis
- a tooth
discoloration - which impacts 32% of American children (1). Both the ADA
and the CDC now advise that fluoridated water not be used to prepar...
Fluoride Damages the Thyroid, Report Shows
...n thyroids exceeding that found in other soft tissues except kidney -- an association between endemic goiter and fluoride exposure or enamel fluorosis
in human populations -- fluoride adversely affects thyroid and parathyroid hormones, which affect bone health "If you have a thyroid problem, av...
Unhealthy Oral Habits among Teenagers – Reported Dental Health Authoritie
...s, in teenagers. (Finland)
A pilot questionnaire, the Adolescent Enamel fluorosis
Quality of Life Questionnaire, indicated the aesthetic impact of enamel fluorosis
in 15-year-olds, and its impact on their oral-health-related quality of lif...
Is There A Strong Link Between Fluoride In Tap Water And Bone Cancer?
... In the previous studies it was brought to the public’s notice that fluoride in water causes discolored teeth. It causes fluorosis
and does not protect// the teeth from cavities. But now Dr. Chester Douglass and other Harvard researchers reported that fluoridated tap water pose a ...
A potent causative agent of dental flourosis: Fluoride
... children from birth, starting in 1991- 1995 found almost double the dental fluorosis
in early erupting permanent teeth of 9 year-olds drinking optimally fluorid...eral Counsel, “Today, fluoridation puts American children at risk of dental fluorosis
without any benefit of less tooth decay and growing evidence links fluoride...
... Gum Disease. ... holds your teeth in place, a condition called Periodontitis ( Pyorrhea ) ... 2. Periodontal disease or pyorrhea . 3. Dental fluorosis
... Pyorrhea is caused by action of bacteria present in the mouth on food, resulting ... ... Calculus, Gingivitis, Periodontitis, Pyorrhea , ...
.... A cavity is a lesion due to the alteration of the enamel and the dentin of a ... Abscess Broken Fillings Bruxism Cavity Denture Irritation fluorosis
Gingivitis ... Expert-reviewed information summary about the treatment of lip and oral cavity cancer. ... Lip and oral cavity cancer is a ...
Fluoride poisoning in China due to clay, not coal
...ese people, mainly in rural areas, suffered dental fluorosis
and nearly 1.5 million had the skeletal form of th...t serious, there were 10.5 million cases of dental fluorosis
and just over half a million cases of skeletal fluorosis
Reference: Chinese Journal of Endemiol...