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Sherwood’s home has been tented so that sulfuryl fluoride, a poisonous, odorless gas, can be sprayed inside.
My parents overdid it a little on my fluoride treatments.
In fact, in between making her own fluoride-free toothpaste and eating raw food with Willow Smith at Cafe Gratitude, Woodley has a major societal overhaul in mind.
Over the years, the group has been tied to conspiracy theories, with founder Robert Welch famously believing fluoride in the water was a communist plot to harm Americans.
Dental hygienists are licensed to provide teeth cleaning, fluoride treatments, dental sealants, non-surgical periodontal treatments, oral cancer screenings and preliminary oral evaluations.
Fluoride in water can prevent tooth decay and protect against cavities.
The other contaminants found in 2016 were arsenic (cancer, skin damage, circulatory problems), unsafe levels of fluoride (bone disease), mercury (impairs speech, hearing, coordination and mental function) and cadmium (kidney damage).
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