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My turn: What I learned on the Fluoride Study Commission

As a member of the city Fluoride Study Commission, I would like to share some of the thoughts...divide it. Jamie Bursell served on the city Fluoride Study Commission from 2004 to 2006. She is a Juneau resident...
My Turn: Report mandates more study before fluoridation

...As chairman of the Juneau Fluoride Study Commission, I have watched with considerable...division of authority, the Fluoride Study Commission, after public hearings...these issues, the Juneau Fluoride Study Commission Report and supporting documentation...
Fluoridation of city water still up in the air

The Fluoride Study Commission's presentation to city leaders Monday night didn't bring them any closer to deciding whether to continue adding the controversial...
City sticks with fluoridating water - for now

The majority on the Juneau Fluoride Study Commission recommends against shutting down the city's public water fluoridation until members see a highly anticipated federal study next...

A story in Friday's Empire, about water fluoridation, misquoted Juneau Fluoride Study Commission member Emily Kane as saying people could "sue" over the issue. Kane actually used the word "litigate": "If we turn it off...
Panel finds no middle ground on fluoridation

There seems no middle ground on the issue of Juneau's fluoridation. The Juneau Fluoride Study Commission invited six professionals to sit on a panel at its public hearing Thursday. The panelists' expertise ranges from pediatrics to...
Community divided over whether to fluoridate water

...The community is evenly divided over whether Juneau should add fluoride to its drinking water, judging from a fluoride study commission's first public hearing Wednesday night. Supporters on both sides cited academic papers and shared personal...
Fluoride commission split over city water

...Assembly likely will get a split recommendation regarding the continued use of fluoride in city water, said Juneau Fluoride Study Commission Chairman Bart Rozelle. Sound off on the important issues at "We are not of one mind whether we are in favor...
Task force delivers mixed verdict on fluoridation

...fluoridating municipal water from a task force appointed in 2004. Sound off on the important issues at The Juneau Fluoride Study Commission turned in its final report Tuesday, with three members recommending the city's fluoridation continue and...
Alaska Digest

...In November 2006, the Juneau Assembly voted to halt water fluoridation in Juneau after the mayor's Juneau Fluoride Study Commission was split on the issue 3-3. The city stopped adding fluoride to the water supply in January. Citizens Promoting...


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