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Dr. Howard Schneider
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Fluoride (Definition)

Fluoride is a mineral which is a kind of nutritional agent ...Read more


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Hi docs! what could I do to remove fluoride from my water?

Hi docs! what could I do to remove fluoride from my water?

Fluoride in water: Why would you want to remove the Fluoride from your water? No sure of your reasoning, need more information. But there are filters that can do such things. ...Read more

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I prepare my baby's formula with bottled Spring Water. Is that better than nursery fluoride water? Do I need to boil spring water?

I prepare my baby's formula with bottled  Spring Water. Is that better than nursery fluoride water? Do I need to boil spring water?

Why not tap water?: Most tap water is perfectly safe to make infant formula with, and likely does not need boiling. Most city tap water contains adequate fluoride and is comparable to nursery water. Bottled water is regulated by the FDA, but mineral content is highly variable, which is somewhat concerning if given to an infant over long periods of time. Fluoride in water is not necessary until teeth are visible. ...Read more

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If i only drink bottled water, should I take a fluoride supplement too?

If i only drink bottled water, should I take a fluoride supplement too?

Fluoridated water : If you drink bottled water , it will not be fluoridated unless you specifically request it. You should drink fluoridated water and no supplement is needed. ...Read more

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What's more healthy: tap water with added fluoride or bottled spring water with bpa?

Tap water: Fluoridated water has greatly reduced dental caries incidence in the general population. Places that have excessive Fluoride that is naturally occurring in drinking water, have at worst mottled splotchy discorations in teeth. However the carcinogens found in the plastics re detrimental to health. ...Read more

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Baby 3 weeks, What water safe to use with powder formula? Bottled Spring water vs bottled purified water w/ minerals & fluoride. Don't like using tap.

Distilled: Distilled water would be ideal at this stage. Fluoride is not necessary until the teeth start to erupt. 'Drinking water' is from a municipal source ( tap water), nursery water is often priced higher and not necessarily superior to Distilled. Spring water quality is variable is quality and consistency. ...Read more

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3yr old son's lower teeth is yellowish frm bottom,in & out.Brushes twice,washes aftr almost every meal.no bottle to bed.no-fluoride paste & water.hlp.

See a pedodontist: Pediatric dentists are specially trained to handle problems particular to children. Not only they have extra years of training but their offices have an atmosphere conducive to children. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Why would anybody want to ban fluoride from the water supply?

Fear, paranoia: People are often very skeptical when the government mandates an additive to our food or water supply. Fear and paranoia about Fluoride also abound on the internet. But no one says anything about adding vitamins and minerals to bread and milk. Fluoride is a necessary mineral for our bodies just like iron or calcium, and Fluoride exists in natural well water all over the world. ...Read more

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Why do we add fluoride to tap water?

Makes your teeth str: teeth will resist cavities if optimum fluoride is in the tap water. Usually you do not need to but you can check your local water district and your dentist. Good luck ...Read more

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Why is sodium fluoride put in our water?

It reduces cavities: When Fluoride is absorbed into the body of a child developing teeth, the Fluoride gets incorporated into the calcified matrix of dental enamel. This Fluoride reinforced enamel is more resistant to tooth decay than enamel without fluoride. This reduces the incidence of cavities and promotes healthier teeth. ...Read more

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Dr. Howard Schneider
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Luride (Definition)

Luride is a mineral which is a kind of nutritional agent ...Read more