Currently the new Internet Explorer 9 is having viewing issues with in Blogger. I switched to Firefox and love it. | All Search Labels can be found below if the Navigation Bar doesn't roll out for you. You may contact RE or send in relevant media Here. God bless the Truthers.

Thursday, December 23, 2010

Professional Perspectives on Water Fluoridation 1/3



Part 2 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E04Dw5rDqjs
Part 3 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N_yRfsGviOA



Exposure to fluoride may lower children's intelligence says a study pre-published in Environmental Health Perspectives, a publication of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (online December 17, 2010).
Fluoride is added to 70% of U.S. public drinking water supplies.

According to Paul Connett, Ph.D., director of the Fluoride Action Network, "This is the 24th study that has found this association, but this study is stronger than the rest because the authors have controlled for key confounding variables and in addition to correlating lowered IQ with levels of fluoride in the water, the authors found a correlation between lowered IQ and fluoride levels in children's blood. This brings us closer to a cause and effect relationship between fluoride exposure and brain damage in children."

"What is also striking is that the levels of the fluoride in the community where the lowered IQs were recorded were lower than the EPA's so-called 'safe' drinking water standard for fluoride of 4 ppm and far too close for comfort to the levels used in artificial fluoridation programs (0.7 – 1.2 ppm)," says Connett.

In this study, 512 children aged 8-13 years in two Chinese villages were studied and tested – Wamaio with an average of 2.47 mg/L water fluoride (range 0.57-4.50 mg/L) and Xinhuai averaging 0.36 mg/L (range 0.18-0.76 mg/L).

The authors eliminated both lead exposure and iodine deficiency as possible causes for the lowered IQs. They also excluded any children who had a history of brain disease or head injury and none drank brick tea, known to contain high fluoride levels. Neither village is exposed to fluoride pollution from burning coal or other industrial sources.

About 28% of the children in the low-fluoride area scored as bright, normal or higher intelligence compared to only 8% in the "high" fluoride area of Wamaio.

In the high-fluoride city, 15% had scores indicating mental retardation and only 6% in the low-fluoride city.

The study authors write: "In this study we found a significant dose-response relation between fluoride level in serum and children's IQ."

In addition to this study, and the 23 other IQ studies, there have been over 100 animal studies linking fluoride to brain damage (all the IQ and animal brain studies are listed in Appendix 1 in The Case Against Fluoride available online at http://fluoridealert.org/caseagainstfluoride.appendices.html).

One of the earliest animal studies of fluoride's impact on the brain was published in the U.S. This study by Mullenix et. al (1995) led to the firing of the lead author by the Forsyth Dental Center. "This sent a clear message to other researchers in the U.S. that it was not good for their careers to look into the health effects of fluoride – particularly on the brain," says Connett.

Connett adds, "The result is that while the issue of fluoride's impact on IQ is being aggressively pursued around the world, practically no work has been done in the U.S. or other fluoridating countries to repeat their findings. Sadly, health agencies in fluoridated countries seem to be more intent on protecting the fluoridation program than protecting children's brains."

When the National Research Council of the National Academies reviewed this topic in their 507-page report "Fluoride in Drinking Water: A Review of EPA's Standards" published in 2006, only 5 of the 24 IQ studies were available in English. Even so the panel found the link between fluoride exposure and lowered IQ both consistent and "plausible."

According to Tara Blank, Ph.D., the Science and Health Officer for the Fluoride Action Network, "This should be the study that finally ends water fluoridation. Millions of American children are being exposed unnecessarily to this neurotoxin on a daily basis. Who in their right minds would risk lowering their child's intelligence in order to reduce a small amount of tooth decay, for which the evidence is very weak." (see The Case Against Fluoride, Chelsea Green, October 2010)

Source: FluorideAction.org - PRNewswire / www.youtube.com/UMakeTheConnection

No comments:

Post a Comment

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

All Available Labels

2012 9/11 abduction air force airspace alex collier alex jones alien america ancient Ancient Aliens andromeda animal announcement anti-matter Anunnaki area 51 Art Bell ARV atlantis awakening bfro bigfoot billy meier Billy Meier Tapes Birther Bob Dean bob saget boomerang Buddha Bug Out Gear canadian cancer cape canaveral Carl Sagan Carol Rosin cat censored jesse ventura cern chemtrail cheshire chicago CIA classified Clifford Stone cloud coast guard coast to coast confirmation conspiracy contrail crop circles cure Dan Aykroyd David Hatcher Childress David Icke David Wilcock day before disclosure dead decloak defense defense satellite delta disclosure discovered divine documentary dorito Dr. Steven Greer drac earthquake eceti Edgar Cayce egypt eiffel tower Elenin encounter energy england erich von däniken et exorcist extraterrestrial f-16 face Facebook false flag fastwalker FBI federal FEMA flood fluoride FOI Act Food Storage formation gary mckinnon gear genetic modification glider google earth government bs gray green greg braden HAARP healing hero hiking hollow Holographic Honda ice meteorite illuminati implants indian infowar infrared internet interview investigate iphone japan Jim Marrs Jim Sparks john lear Jordan Maxwell la lake erie Levy life linda moulton howe loose change lunar eclipse Marilyn Monroe mars mayan mexico Michael Schratt microbe military mind control missing mission missle montauk moon moscow mud slide mufon murder mutilation mystery nasa Nassim Haramein nat natural disaster navajo nazca news Nibiru Nikola Tesla Notes NSA nuclear nwo Off Grid ohio ok open mind opinion orb orbit orbiter out of the blue paranormal paris paul hellyer Phil Schneider photo pineal gland plane plane site planet Planet X pleiadian poem pole shift police Power Hour prediction project avalon project camelot pyramid quasicrystals radiation radio RE Documents RE♥TV recon RedIceRadio remote viewing report reptilian Resourced Based Society review Richard Hoagland Rod Sterling roswell rt russia s4 sand storm sasquatch scramble seagate SETI shapeshifter sighting skinwalker skull solar somerset space space shuttle spy spy satellite SSSS storm strange days surviving telepathy tent test tether texas The Bermuda Triangle The Venus Project Time Travel tornado TR-3B treaty triangle Truther turkey ufo ufo disclosure song ufo hunters uk ultimate con underground Unsolved Mysteries us vegas video video. rod sterling virginia volcano war washington Weather Modifcation wikileaks winter solstice world wtf x-37 X-Conference yeti youngstown Zeitgeist Zeta Talk
There was an error in this gadget