fluoride

CDC Asks for Comments on New Fluoride Level Proposal

For more than 70 years, fluoride has been added to community water systems to...

Another Study Proves Fluoridation Stops Cavities

Though previous Surgeon General Vivek H. Murthy has called the fluoridation of drinking water...

Sealants Prevent Caries With or Without Fluoride

A multi-centric split-mouth randomized clinical trial published in Caries Research assessed the effectiveness of...

FSAI Deems Dietary Exposure to Fluoride Safe

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) reports that there is no safety concern...

Fluoride Found to Have No Effect on Cognitive Learning

The federal National Toxicology Program (NTP) has found no link between elevated levels of...

Tracker Monitors Australia’s Progress Toward Oral Health Goals

The Australian Dental Association and the Australian Health Policy Collaboration have launched Australia’s Oral...

Fluoride Guidelines Get Reconsidered at IADR Meeting

Fluoride has played a significant role in improving oral health over the past 70...

Minnesota Has the Best Dental Health; Mississippi Has the Worst

Even as more people recognize the importance that oral healthcare plays in overall health,...

Tap Water Drinkers Have Less Tooth Decay But More Lead in Their Blood

American children and adolescents who don’t drink tap water, which is typically fluoridated, are...

Grant to Further Compare Silver and Sealants in Cavity Prevention

As part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the National Institute on Minority...