fluoride

Fluoride, Science, and the NTP’s Agenda

In 2019, critics of fluoride and fluoridation were thrilled to see the National Toxicology...

School Closures Cut Off Low-Income Kids’ Access to Oral Healthcare

As schools return to virtual and in-person learning, many low-income, Medicaid-enrolled students are at...

Fluoridated Water Reduces Dental Hospitalizations for Children

Community water fluoridation (CWF) reduces dental hospitalizations for children age 4 and under and...

Community Water Fluoridation Not Associated With Increased Osteosarcoma Risk

Community water fluoridation is not associated with an increased risk of osteosarcoma, according to...

Study Reveals Molecular Mechanics Behind Dental Fluorosis

Exposing teeth to excessive fluoride alters calcium signaling, mitochondrial function, and gene expression in...

Simple Test Detects Excessive Fluoride in Drinking Water

Synthetic biologists at Northwestern University have developed a simple and inexpensive test that can detect...

Prevention Preferred in Fighting Children’s Tooth Decay

Drilling and filling might not be the best strategy for addressing caries in primary...

Dentsply Sirona Sponsors Dental Mission in Guatemala

Sponsored by Dentsply Sirona, three dentists provided dental care to more than 40 children...

Understanding Modern Resin Cementation

SPONSORED EDITORIAL In recent years, there have been rapid changes in dental cement technology....

Dental Groups Defend Fluoride After Study Implicates It in Lower IQs

A recent study published by JAMA Pediatrics suggests that there is a link between...