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Healthy Teeth? Try a Healthy Diet, Not Water Fluoridation!

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In 1994, a tanker truck carrying fluorisilic acid lost a set of wheels, causing its 4,500-gallon load to spill onto Interstate 4 in Volusia County Florida. Forty-seven people were sent to the hospital as a result, and 2,300 in the area had to be evacuated.

 The highway was closed for two days, and those who happened to be nearby had breathing troubles and burning sensations on their skin. Even vehicles that drove through the spill had to be professionally decontaminated, as the chemical was so noxious it could cause respiratory problems to bystanders.i

 That chemical -- fluorosilicic acid - is one of the fluoride variants currently added to about two-thirds of U.S. drinking water supplies - what amounts to pure poison in your tap water, under the guise of protecting your teeth.


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