|FLUORIDE HEADLINES AND QUOTES
“some of the most prominent groups in the medical establishmentthe American Dental Association, the American Medical Association and the CDChave endorsed fluoride.
"The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention maintains that water fluoridation is a safe and cost-effective way to prevent tooth decay…”
- Tim Jones, Chicago Tribune, June 23, 2008
“The Fairbanks City Council decided Monday to continue the city’s 48-year-old practice of supplementing fluoride levels in public drinking water.”
- Christopher Eshleman, Fairbanks Daily News Miner, March 11, 2008
"More than 60 years of experience has shown that water fluoridation reduces cavities, prevents needless suffering, saves money and is completely safe. Fluoridated water is consumed by more than 170 million Americans and is endorsed by medical, dental, health, civic organizations and businesses throughout the nation.
Proposition 2 passed by more than 1000 votes and with more than 52% of the vote. Thank you for your support!"
- Healthy Skagit Campaign, 2007
"The Oneida water board voted June 10 to endorse fluoridation."
- Central New York News, June 14, 2008
"Earlier this year, the [Nebraska] Legislature passed a law requiring all towns of more than 1,000 people to fluoridate their water by 2012."
- JournalStar.com, Nebraska, June 24, 2008
"Gretna, Nebraska voters will have the chance to decide whether to add fluoride to their water system in the fall. Gretna City Council agreed to include it on the November election ballot."
- Emily Kampschneider, Gretna Breeze, June 17, 2008; http://www.gretnabreeze.com
"The City Council Tuesday accepted $3.9 million in funding from a county-run commission that promotes health issues to begin fluoridating San Diego's public water supply."
- Fox News, June 10, 2008
"City officials have unanimously agreed to continue supplementing New Baltimore [Michigan] drinking water with the chemical compound fluoride."
- Jeri Packer, The Voice, June 4, 2008