is a compilation of some of the most compelling information against
fluoridation. The materials are grouped into six categories:
Government Reports, Scientist's Position Papers, Medical Journals,
Government Agency Documents, National Organizations - Environmental,
Political and Media and Miscellaneous.
choose which ones are most appropriate based on the audience
and the time you have to present. Each document is downloadable
as a .PDF file.
are specific studies on fluoridation analyzing a variety of issues.
Findings of individual facts by Government Agencies can be found
in the Government Agency section.
list includes the following: Natick, York, Ontario, Wilmington
Board of Health, Human Rights and Fluoridation, Calif Needs Assessment
and Industry Reports
Nobel Prize winners opposing fluoridation
EPA professionals discuss why
they oppose fluoridation.
Colquhoun, former Principal Dental Officer for Auckland
New Zealand and former advocate of fluoridation documents why
he changed his mind.
Hardy Limeback, Head of the University of Toronto's School
of Preventive Dentistry and former fluoridation advocate documents
his reasoning for now opposing fluoridation.
Mullinix - discusses research she's done demonstrating
the negative health impact of fluoridation
List of Top
Medical Professionals and Scientists Warning of Fluoridation
List of Doctors
and Dentists objecting to water fluoridation
From Medical Journals
- AMA states "not prepared to state fluoride is safe"
American Medical Assoc. - "Hip Fractures increased
in areas with fluoridated water"
American Dental Assoc (JADA) - "optimal intake has
yet to be determined"
Journal of Epidemiology - "fluoride damages bones
at levels added to public drinking water"
& New Zealand Journal of Public Health - "five
major epidemiological studies show a high rate of hip fractures
in fluoridated regions.
College -"fluoridation is associated with an increase
of lead levels in children" - 280,000 children in the study.
Dental Association warning that 35-60% of people in fluoridated
communities will get fluorosis.
Populations who are sensitive to the effects of fluoride
of Allergy - study showing allergies to fluoride.
Dental, a large California insurance company promotes
and funds fluoridation but refuses to pay for dental work due
to fluoridation damage.
World Health Organization
(WHO) - "Public health administrators should be
aware of the total fluoride exposure before introducing any additional
Food & Drug Administration (FDA) - letter stating
there are no federal fluoridation safety standards
Food & Drug Administration (FDA) - "FDA calls
fluoride an unapproved drug" - "no research done on
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - call fluoride
"a drinking water contaminant"
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - "no federal
safety standards for fluoride"
Protection Agency Toxicologist call for moratorium on
(National Resource Defense Council) reveals EPA data linking
arsenic in drinking water to specific cancer risks.
Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, (NOAA) Report
fluoride's negative effects on Salmon
of Nevada law regulating Sodium Fluoride, calling it
of California law regulating fluorides, classifying them
as "hazardous waste"
Board of Dental Examiners - "Dentists cannot provide
a medical opinion regarding the safety of ingested fluoride"
General Report - Oral Health in America - "..80
percent of Medicaid eligible kids don't receive dental care because
few dentists take Medicaid."
Law mandating optional topical fluoride treatments in
Opinions - summaries of the 3 trial Judges opinion of
fluoridation after evidence was introduced at trial.
Environmental Law Review - Fluoridation of Public Water
Systems: Valid Exercise of State Police Power or Constitutional
Violation? - Douglas Balog 1997
- Environmental, Political and Media
- "fluoride may be linked to cancer"
St. Journal - article citing Center for Disesase Control
- "Children may already have too much fluoride.."
Club National Position on fluoridation
Club letter to the San Francisco Public Utility Commission
(SFPUC) opposing fluoridation
Club, Pennsylvania Chapter, official position opposing
Area Action SFPUC letter, a San Francisco Bay environmental
group letter to the SFPUC opposing fluoridation
Area Action letter - Official position opposing fluoridation
PTA (Parents Teachers Assoc) position on fluoridation
including concerns about total exposure
Nader, Green Party Presidential Candidate opposes fluoridation
Party Chapters explain opposition to fluoridation
second largest political party, Fine Gael promises to
ban fluoride in drinking water.
stories of how children were hurt due to fluoridation.
Pictures of fluorosis.
- a manufacturer of fluoride identifies heavy metal content of
International, a water standards organization, discusses
the amounts of lead and arsenic in water.
comparison of fluoride, arsenic & lead
analysis of fluoride content in foods and beverages
Chemical Codex - identifies fluoridation chemicals as
containing lead and arsenic.
manufacturer's data sheet
was once recommended by dentists - DDT was also consider safe
- both in the 1950's
Overdose - Graphic example of Coke, Wheaties & milk
showing a 136% overdose of the recommended daily fluoride intake
photos from a demonstration in downtown Palo Alto California
of Cities Rejecting Fluoridation