mission statement . . .
To end water fluoridation Canada-wide.
énoncé de mission . . .
Pour mettre fin à la fluoration de l’eau partout au Canada.
because it’s . . . parce que c’est . . .
By: GrassrootsEnvEd Video (01-May-2012, 2 min. 46 sec.) There is no scientific evidence that adding industrial grade fluoride to public water supplies is effective. In fact, the opposite may be true. This is a short, fun, introductory video.
By: Jeremy Seifert Video (20-Oct-2015, 20 min. 07 sec.) This film lays out the dangers of water fluoridation informatively and creatively, highlighting current research and interviewing top-tier professionals. A thoughtful examination of old beliefs and new science, alerting us to the health threat present in the drinking water we rely on every day.
WHAT’S HAPPENING – NEWS
By: Parry Sound North Star – Opinion, Parry Sound, Ontario 11-Nov-2015 – By now the Town of Parry Sound council might be noticing a pattern establishing itself. They hold a meeting and the topic of fluoridation of the town water supply comes up from at least one of their residents saying they don’t want the [...]
By: Gord Young, The Nugget, North Bay, Ontario, 03-Nov-2015 – City politicians were urged Monday to seek expert advice before deciding to remove fluoride from the city’s drinking water. Liza Vandermeer, a former area official with the Ministry of Environment, called on council Monday to carefully weigh all information and to consult with the district’s [...]
By: Stephannie Johnson, Parry Sound North Star, Parry Sound, Ontario 28-Oct-2015 – The appeals continue to come in. Although with less fanfare, the message is still the same – take the fluoride out of town water. Wayne Gilbert is a life-long resident and a Parry Sound Fire Department platoon chief for the last 30 years. [...]
By: The York University Magazine, Toronto, Ontario, 2015-Fall Issue (Page 7) – Fluoride. It’s in our toothpaste. It’s applied to our teeth during regular dental checkups. And, sometimes, it’s added to our tap water. About 30 per cent of Canadians receive fluoride through their public water supply. We think it benign, but how safe is [...]
By: Svjetlana Mlinarevic, Daily Herald-Tribune, Grande Prairie, Alberta 26-Oct-2015 – The city is again considering whether or not to remove fluoride in municipal drinking water. In May 2014, city council was approached by Tiffany Giesbrecht who submitted 1,232 signatures asking the municipality to look into the health benefits of having fluoride in the city’s drinking [...]
By: Cornwall Seaway News, Cornwall, Ontario 13-Oct-2015 – The political football that is the fluoridation of Cornwall’s water supply is getting booted down the field again. Cornwall city council voted Monday night to wait until proponents and critics of the practice make presentations at city hall in the near future to outline the benefits and [...]
By: Stephannie Johnson, Parry Sound North Star, Parry Sound, Ontario 09-Oct-2015 – The debate continues, with no end in sight. A number of familiar faces filled town council chambers Tuesday night reiterating the same stances – either for or against fluoridation – with one resident calling for a referendum. North Bay Parry Sound District Health [...]
By: Cornwall Seaway News, Cornwall, Ontario 07-Oct-2015 – It appears city council has at least four options, including the potential for a referendum, to address the issue of fluoridating the Cornwall water supply. Councillors will learn of the options Tuesday night at a regular meeting. While a referendum may be palatable to some, if it [...]
By: Staff, Fairview Post, Fairview, Alberta 05-Nov-2015 – The Town plebiscite to decide whether to continue fluoridation or not took place on Oct. 5 in town council chambers. The plebiscite, which asked voters to vote for or against a bylaw authorizing the town to stop fluoridation of the drinking water was defeated 154 to 111, with [...]
By: Cornwall Seaway News, Cornwall, Ontario 01-Oct-2015 – An online petition is circulating to collect names of those opposed to having fluoride reintroduced into the Cornwall water supply. Jason Pichie, the architect of the petition, said in an interview he’s not necessarily opposed to fluoride’s benefits when it comes to combating tooth decay, but he [...]