Abby Martin takes a look at the 50-year long practice of water fluoridation in America, outlining adverse health effects and breaking the myth that it helps prevent tooth decay.
Exposure to fluoride is everywhere, but you can find ways to lower your consumption.
You can find fluoride filters, such as this one, on Amazon and sometimes at your local stores. Read reviews.
This cost a bit more, but it goes on your counter top and uses reverse osmosis to filter out fluoride, pesticides and so much more.
Read the labels on toothpaste. I buy this fluoride free version at the store, but it is available online as well.
Fluoride has been connected to lowered IQ, via a Harvard study.
Other sources allege that fluoride is a toxic chemical which can cause arthritis, weaken skeletal bones, compromise the thyroid, and calcify the pineal gland.
Most American public water sources contain various amounts of fluoride, however, communities all over the nation are choosing to fight the powers that be. Water is a natural right of the people and we should choose as to whether or not we want to put an added chemical into it. We have a country that needs to stand up and realize that fluoride is, at the end of the day, an industry looking to profit off of us. Dentists are just as bad with the scam.