By: Joe Graedon August 22, 2019 21 Comments
    Does Fluoride in the Water Impact Children’s I…

    Ever since fluoride was first added to drinking water in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on January 26, 1945, it has been controversial. The “fluoride wars” have been raging ever since. There is little do…

    By: Joe Graedon August 22, 2019 4 Comments
    Does Fluoride Exposure Alter Kidney and Liver Fu…

    A study has raised questions about the safety of fluoride exposure, especially for adolescents (Environment International, Aug. 8, 2019). This is one of those chicken-or-egg-kind of studies. Fluoride …

    By: Terry Graedon April 11, 2019 1 Comments
    Do Whitening Strips Damage Your Teeth?

    A white smile is a lovely feature. But how do whitening strips make your teeth so sparkly? Are there any drawbacks to using these over-the-counter strips frequently?  Are Whitening Strips Good fo…

    By: Joe Graedon January 10, 2019 18 Comments
    Does Your Dental Floss Contain PFAS Chemicals Th…

    How many times has your dentist told you to floss your teeth? Lots, right? But flossing can be a drag, especially if you use the unwaxed kind. It gets stuck or shreds. That’s why waxed or slippery f…

    By: Terry Graedon December 10, 2015 3 Comments
    Tooth Decay Arrested Without a Dental Drill

    Lots of people dread going to the dentist because they are afraid of the drill. Modern dentistry techniques may finally be able to banish this pervasive fear. Research now shows that many cases of too…