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Fluoride Links

  1. Factual links

    Some of the websites providing factual information on Fluoride:

    • 1.1 Some Q&As & FAQs on Fluoride
    • 1.2 Some More Information for the Non-specialist
    • 1.3 Information on fluoride in drinking water
  2. Other Views
    • Other views on Fluoride
 

1. Factual links

1.1 Some Q&As & FAQs on Fluoride
  • The ATSDR (Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry) proposes a "Toxicological Profile for Fluorides, Hydrogen Fluoride, and Fluorine" and a link to its "ToxFAQs™ for Fluorine, Hydrogen Fluoride, and Fluorides" on www.atsdr.cdc.gov/tfacts11.html 
1.2 Some More Information for the Non-specialist
1.3 Information on fluoride in drinking water
 

2. Other Views

Links in this section have been selected as examples of other views on Fluoride. This list of links is only a sample and it is not suggested that it is complete nor that it is fully representative of all the existing views. GreenFacts asbl takes no position concerning the views expressed in these linked documents.

Other views on Fluoride
  • The Centre for Reviews and Dissemination (CRD) of the University of York concludes in its "Systematic Review of Public Water Fluoridation 2000" that "The evidence of a benefit of a reduction in caries should be considered together with the increased prevalence of dental fluorosis. [...]" www.york.ac.uk/inst/crd/fluores.htm   
  • The Medical Research Council (MRC) concludes in its working group report on Water fluoridation and health that "[...] With regard to bone health, the possible impact of fluoridation on risk of hip fracture is the most important in public health terms. [...]" and that "[...] The majority of the research conducted to date indicates that water fluoridation reduces dental caries inequalities between high and low social class groups. [...]" www.mrc.ac.uk/Utilities/Documentrecord/index.htm?d=MRC002482   
  • The Canadian Dental Association (CDA) presents "An Update on Fluorides and Fluorosis"  www.cda-adc.ca/jcda/vol-69/issue-5/286.pdf

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