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Facing rising dental costs, seniors head to Mexico

...major, life-saving surgery.Matthew Messina, a practicing dentist and consumer adviser on behalf of the American Dental Association, said Americans who visit dentists in foreign countries should do a lot of research before they go.Different...
US lowers fluoride in water; too much causing splotchy teeth

...been a public health success, and communities should keep adding fluoride, said Kathleen O'Loughlin, the American Dental Association's executive director, who joined Lushniak in Monday's announcement.Lushniak added: "It is the best...
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Anchorage Assembly to explore fluoride debate

...after Assembly member Elvi Gray-Jackson pushed for a community debate.Fluoridation supporters include the American Dental Association, which says it's a safe and necessary way to prevent tooth decay.Critics question the safety of fluoride...
Judge gives OK to dental therapists

ANCHORAGE - A judge rejected an effort by the American Dental Association to stop a program allowing dental therapists to provide services in areas of rural Alaska where tooth decay is prevalent. Sound...
Study fluoride before signing ballot petition

Several dentists and public health workers are attempting, with American Dental Association funding, to gather the 2,000 signatures needed to put the fluoride issue on a ballot in October. While I believe that the citizens...
My turn: Engineering consent for fluoridation in Juneau the Alaska Public Offices Commission, the American Dental Association has contributed $34,000 to influence Juneau...doctors monitor a remedy for mass medication? The American Dental Association and The American Medical Association are not...
Juneau should say no to fluoridation

...signatures against adding fluoride to Juneau's drinking water. They resent the money pouring into Juneau from the American Dental Association, which is ignoring recent science about the bad effects of fluoridation. Sound off on the important issues...
Dental associations give up fight against dental aides

...a program allowing dental aides to do procedures in rural Alaska. Sound off on the important issues at The American Dental Association and the Alaska Dental Society have decided to drop their lawsuit against dental therapists operating in the...
My turn: Science supports fluoride

...fluoridation. Web sites and agencies that provide scientifically proven accurate facts about fluoridation are the American Dental Association, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the American Medical Association. Sound off on the important...
My Turn: Fluoridation is key to promoting oral health

...fluoridation. According to the American Dental Association and U.S. Centers for...Academy of Pediatrics, the American Dental Association, the American Academy...I recommend viewing the American Dental Association's Web site, www.ada...


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