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subject to fluoridation

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But although high levels of fluoride have been found to be toxic to rat brains, the concentrations seen in fluoridated tap water are deemed safe.
(11), conducted in New Zealand, demonstrated that children who consumed optimally fluoridated water were exposed to a daily dose of 0.019 mg F/kg from their diet, and 0.036 mg F/kg when diet and toothpastes were considered.
American children and adolescents who do not drink tap water, which is typically fluoridated, are much more likely to have tooth decay, according to a new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.
Tap water in Buda had been fluoridated for years until residents in the neighboring city of San Marcos voted in 2015 to ban the practice.
Have one tooth out: 'Introduce a smear amount (as small as a grain of rice) of fluoridated toothpaste in cleaning their baby's mouth.'
Careful analysis of the available data shows that more four to fiveyear olds and 10 to 11-year-olds in non-fluoridated London are obese than in the partly fluoridated North East and West Midlands.
Osteosarcoma, fluoride, case-control, retrospec- tive, Libya, Egypt, age, sex, P-value test, naturally fluoridated, non-fluoridated, Sabrath Tumour Institute, Tripoli Medical Center, Cairo National Cancer Institute, Ain-Shams Hospital.
A British study compared the incidence of Down syndrome incidences between the fluoridated and unfluoridated areas in Britain.
"Birmingham's water supplies have been fluoridated for 50 years and consequently the dental health of our children is noticeably better than in non-fluoridated cities."
"The finding of this cross-sectional study has important implications for public health policy in the UK and in other countries where fluoride is added to drinking water or in other forms such as fluoridated milk and salt," it added.
(6) There have been many studies on the efficacy of fluoridated water, including a systematic review by the NHMRC7 which showed that populations with access to fluoridated water have a significant decrease in the number of dental caries as opposed to those in non-fluoridated areas.
Dr John Walsh, dean of the Faculty of Dentistry, said: "Studies of children's oral health consistently showed those living in areas with fluoridated water had 18% less tooth decay than those in non-fluoridated areas.
"She is the first-ever health minister not to listen to the advice of professionals and bring to her office ideology that is not based on scientific facts and irresponsible decision making," they wrote, adding that more than 400 million people around the world drink water that is fluoridated by authorities.
The June article, entitled "Should Community Drinking Water Be Fluoridated?" features contrasting arguments on the practice from American Dental Association's National Fluoridation Advisory Committee member Dr.