Should I Avoid Fluoride?

By March 30, 2018Abby's Answers


We have been drinking fluoridated artesian water for years, ever since it was supposed to help my children with tooth decay. I just recently read of the dangers of fluoride. It sounds like we should stop. Is that true? Thanks.


Dear Myrna,
I can’t advise you specifically relative to your well water. I can share with you that I advise my clients to avoid fluoride, such as that in toothpaste. Many of my clients will use a reverse filtration system to help lessen fluoride levels for cooking and drinking. My family and my clients actively avoid fluoride.


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Abby has a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology from the University of Maryland, she graduated with honors from the Corcoran School of Art in Washington DC. She has a Masters degree in Medical & Biological Illustration from the University of Michigan. In 1997, she established Abby's Health & Nutrition.

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