Working group to examine water flouridation

Working group to examine water flouridation

The Department of Health is going to set up a working group to examine the safety of adding flouride to the pulic water supply.

The chemical has been used since the 1960s as a way to combat tooth decay.

However, it's understood the practice is now going to be put under an official review - amid claims that it's unsafe for human consumption at high doses.


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