fluoride

Study Suggests Link Between Fluoride Exposure During Pregnancy and Lower IQ

An observational study of 601 mother-child pairs from six cities in Canada hints at...

Fluoride Linked With Diminished Kidney and Liver Function in Adolescents

Fluoride exposure may lead to a reduction in kidney and liver function among adolescents,...

Tinanoff Wins AAPD Leadership Award

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) presented its Merle C. Hunter Leadership Award...

Fluoride Reduces the Dental Risks of Minimal and Extended Breastfeeding

Children won’t be at an increased risk of tooth decay if they can’t breastfeed...

FDA Proposes Fluoride Reductions for Bottled Water

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has proposed a rule that would...

Water Fluoridation Reduces Oral Health Disparities Among Children

Community water fluoridation effectively reduces oral health disparities among children in the United States,...

Grants to Support Water Bottle Filling Stations in Wisconsin Schools

Through Delta Dental of Wisconsin Foundation’s Cool Water Program, elementary and middle schools in...

Many Kids Use Too Much Toothpaste When They Brush

The dental community universally recommends that children should brush their teeth twice a day...

Adhesive Prevents Tooth Decay Around Orthodontic Brackets

Researchers at Queen Mary University of London have produced a new orthodontic bracket bonding...

Advertising Drove Early Beliefs in Oral Hygiene Practices

Conventional wisdom says that brushing your teeth prevents cavities by removing the sticky film...