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Is Fluoridated Water Bad for You?


It’s a controversial topic. Is adding fluoride to the public water supply actually detrimental to our health?  Or do the benefits far outweigh the risks?

In today’s Knoxville News-Sentinel, department head Paul Erwin speaks out about the health benefits that have been achieved by adding fluoride to the US water supply.  He addresses many of the arguments put forward by the East Tennessee Medical Freedom Alliance and other anti-fluoridation groups.

You can read the article here.