On April 27, 2015, the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) released a statement stating the recommended level of fluoride will be lowered across the United States. For the past 50 years, the US government has consistently stated that fluoride is safe at 1.2 ppm with the lowest recommended amount being 0.7 ppm. However, the new level will reduce the maximum safe amount to the previous lowest recommended dose at 0.7 ppm…Read More
This is a critical moment for the history of artificial water fluoridation in Ontario, Canada.
After years of hard work and many great successes to end artificial water fluoridation, Ontario MPP Bob Delaney has introduced a petition to the Ontario Legislature to "make the fluoridation of municipal drinking water mandatory in all…Read More
Over the past few months, concerned citizens (including myself and Danny) have been contacting Toronto City Councillors regarding their stances on water fluoridation. While some were quite forthcoming with their thoughts, sadly, exactly half were completely silent on the issue. The city councillors who did not respond were contacted at least 2-3 times via e-mail and/or telephone, but still would not disclose a stance. Some also said they would respond, but…Read More
Our grocery stores are riddled with rows of toothpastes containing sodium fluoride and bottled beverages containing hydrofluorosilicic or hexafluorosilicic acid (the same type of fluoride found in certain cleaning products and our tap water). Many agricultural food products are highly contaminated with "fluoride" residue from conventional insecticides and pesticides. Fluoride's use as an insecticide extends beyond the farm into the home and is often found in roach and other insect killers. But where does this chemical…Read More
Don't let the fear-mongers scare you. As reported in the Calgary Herald newspaper article Calgary dentists report more cavities in kids after fluoride removed from water, the author Clara Ho makes it seem like after only two years of children not being exposed to the toxic chemical hydrofluorosilicic acid (fluoride), their teeth are starting to fall out. But let's look a little closer shall we?
By "Calgary Dentists", Clara Ho actually means two…Read More
Informed consent is the basis of any ethical medical practice. Your doctor has the obligation, the duty, to inform you of the risks and rewards of taking a particular medication or obtaining a certain procedure and only you can make the decision of what happens to or what you put into your body. When medication is added to the water without your consent based on the vote of a handful of municipal Councillors, this right is in effect, abolished.Read More
On Monday, April 22, 2013, Dr. Paul Connett Ph.D joined us at the North York Civic Centre to discuss the artificial fluoridation of Toronto’s water supply. You can see the full video presentation on YouTube here. Dr. Connett is a graduate of Cambridge University and holds a Ph.D. in chemistry from Dartmouth College. After teaching for 23 years in Canton NY at St. Lawrence University, he retired…Read More