Part II: Fluoride and It’s Dental Effectiveness

To determine what scientific research has concluded about fluoride and it’s effectiveness in preventing cavities, being taken orally and/or topically, we first must understand the research process and why studies are so varied.  Is ingested fluoride as beneficial as applied fluoride?  Who regulates the dosage? Finally, who do I contact with my own concerns aboutContinue reading “Part II: Fluoride and It’s Dental Effectiveness”

Part I: Uncovering the Mysteries of Fluoride

Fluoride. I’ll say it again, I’m not scared, Fluoride!  What a heavy and burdened word it has become, capable of inciting anger and discord.  For me, it incites confusion.  Why does there seem to be two opposing views where both sides fight over validity, where is the real information, and where should I draw myContinue reading “Part I: Uncovering the Mysteries of Fluoride”