February 26, 2017

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Measuring the short-term impact of fluoridation cessation on dental caries in Grade 2 children using tooth surface indices (Edmonton - Calgary Comparison) 2016  Feb 19, 2016
Abstract Objectives: To examine the short-term impact of fluoridation cessation on children’s caries experience measured by tooth surfaces. If there is an adverse short-term effect of cessation, it should be apparent when we focus on smooth tooth
Public perceptions and scientific evidence for perceived harms/risks of community water fluoridation: An examination of online comments pertaining to fluoridation cessation in Calgary in 2011  Jun 19, 2015
Podgorny PC, McLaren L. Can J Public Health. 2015 Jun 19;106(6):e413-25. doi: 10.17269/cjph.106.5031. PMID: 26680434 ABSTRACT OBJECTIVES: To examine the perceived harms/risks of fluoridation as expressed in online forums relating to ce
Iheozor-Ejiofor Z, Worthington HV, Walsh T, O'Malley L, Clarkson JE, Macey R, Alam R, Tugwell P, Welch V, Glenny A, Water fluoridation to prevent tooth decay, Cochrane Review  Jun 18, 2015
Title: Water fluoridation to prevent tooth decay Published: 18-Jun-2015 Authors: Iheozor-Ejiofor Z, Worthington HV, Walsh T, O'Malley L, Clarkson JE, Macey R, Alam R, Tugwell P, Welch V, Glenny A Primary Review Group: Oral Health Group Ba
Malin and Till, Exposure to fluoridated water and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder prevalence among children and adolescents in the United States: an ecological association, Environmental Health  Feb 27, 2015
ABSTRACT (provisional) Background Epidemiological and animal-based studies have suggested that prenatal and postnatal fluoride exposure has adverse effects on neurodevelopment. The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between exposure
Peckham, Lowery and Spencer, Are fluoride levels in drinking water associated with hypothyroidism prevalence in England? A large observational study of GP practice data and fluoride levels in drinking water  Jan 18, 2015
ABSTRACT Background While previous research has suggested that there is an association between fluoride ingestion and the incidence of hypothyroidism, few population level studies have been undertaken. In England, approximately 10% of the populat
Ko and Thiessen, A Critique of Recent Economic Evaluations of Community Water Fluoridation, International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health  Dec 12, 2014
ABSTRACT Background:  Although community water fluoridation (CWF) results in a range of potential contaminant exposures, little attention has been given to many of the possible impacts. A central argument for CWF is its cost-effectiveness. The U.
Toronto Total Health Show 07-April-2013, Dr. Hardy Limeback Presentation - Is There a Natural Way to Fight Dental Decay  Apr 07, 2013
Toronto Total Health Show 07-April-2013, Dr. Hardy Limeback Presentation – Is There A Natural Way To Fight Dental Decay  
Zhou et al, Environmental Fluoride Exposure and Reproductive Hormones in Males Living in Endemic Fluorosis Villages in China  Jul 30, 2012
ABSTRACT Objective:  To explore the influence of high fluoride exposure on reproductive hormones in male living in endemic fluorosis villages in China. Methods:  A cross sectional study was conducted in Tongxu county in Henan Province, China. E
Choi, Sun, Zhang & Grandjean, Developmental Fluoride Neurotoxicity - A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis  Jul 20, 2012
ABSTRACT Background: Although fluoride may cause neurotoxicity in animal models and acute fluoride poisoning causes neurotoxicity in adults, very little is known of its effects on children’s neurodevelopment. Objective: We performed a systemati
Periodontal Disease and Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease - Does the Evidence Support an Independent Association, A Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association  Apr 18, 2012
ABSTRACT A link between oral health and cardiovascular disease has been proposed for more than a century. Recently, concern about possible links between periodontal disease (PD) and atherosclerotic vascular disease (ASVD) has intensified and is dr
Zohoori et al, Impact of Water Fluoride Concentration on the Fluoride Content of Infant Foods and Drinks Requiring Preparation With Liquids Before Feeding  Mar 01, 2012
ABSTRACT Objectives: To measure the fluoride (F) content of infant foods and drinks requiring reconstitution with liquids prior to consumption and to determine the impact of water F concentration on their F content, as consumed, by measuring F con
Do, Levy and Spencer, Association Between Infant Formula Feeding and Dental Fluorosis and Caries in Australian Children  Dec 31, 2011
ABSTRACT Objective: The objective of this study was to evaluate associations between patterns of infant formula feeding and dental fluorosis and caries in a representative sample of Australian children. Methods: A population-based study gathere
Bahr, Water Fluoridation - The Risks and Benefits, Carroll University Thesis, Waukesha, Wisconsin  Dec 31, 2010
ABSTRACT The purpose of this research project was to assess community members understanding of water fluoridation, and whether benefit and risk education changes perspective toward water fluoridation. The study used quantitative method research de
Sawan, Fluoride Increases Lead Concentrations In Whole Blood And In Calcified Tissues From Lead-Exposed Rats  Dec 31, 2010
ABSTRACT Higher blood lead (BPb) levels have been reported in children living in communities that receive fluoride treated water. Here, we examined whether fluoride co-administered with lead increases BPb and lead concentrations in calcified tissu
Ding et al, The Relationships Between Low Levels of Urine Fluoride on Children’s Intelligence, Dental Fluorosis in Endemic Fluorosis Areas in Hulunbuir, Inner Mongolia, China  Dec 30, 2010
ABSTRACT There has been public concern about children’s intellectual performance at high levels of fluoride exposure, but few studies provide data directly to the question of whether low fluoride exposure levels less than 3.0 mg/L in drinking wate