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#Fluoride

# fluoride - Monday 30 April, 2018

Major Irish study finds 'no safety concern' from exposure to fluoride
# In The Water
# In The Water

Major Irish study finds 'no safety concern' from exposure to fluoride

Apr 30th 2018, 2:05 PM 15,774 Views 172 Comments

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland said it was the “most comprehensive scientific study” of fluoride ever undertaken here.

# fluoride - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Another review has found fluoride in drinking water is not harmful
# Drink Up
# Drink Up

Another review has found fluoride in drinking water is not harmful

Jun 2nd 2015, 2:10 PM 10,046 Views 164 Comments

The review adds to two previous international studies.

# fluoride - Monday 27 April, 2015

The US is reducing the amount of flouride in its water
# The Whole Tooth
# The Whole Tooth

The US is reducing the amount of flouride in its water

Apr 27th 2015, 9:23 PM 20,306 Views 59 Comments

It’s because of splotchy teeth.

# fluoride - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Want to keep your teeth into old age? Drink up that fluoridated water
# Gnashers
# Gnashers

Want to keep your teeth into old age? Drink up that fluoridated water

Mar 10th 2015, 6:00 AM 17,559 Views 279 Comments

A new TCD study has found a link between fluoridated water and oral health in old age.

# fluoride - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Top comments of the week
# You Told Us
# You Told Us

Top comments of the week

Jan 31st 2015, 11:00 AM 11,347 Views 28 Comments

Did you make the cut?

# fluoride - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Galway the latest council to call for fluoride ban - despite what the science says
# Drinking Water
# Drinking Water

Galway the latest council to call for fluoride ban - despite what the science says

Jan 27th 2015, 3:45 PM 12,858 Views 162 Comments

Dentists don’t agree with a ban, neither do public health boards.

Poll: Are you in favour of water fluoridation?
# Water Fluoridation
# Water Fluoridation

Poll: Are you in favour of water fluoridation?

Jan 27th 2015, 9:42 AM 25,799 Views 457 Comments

Should fluoride be added to our water?

# fluoride - Friday 31 October, 2014

Irish dentists say your kids'  teeth will decay if we remove fluoride from water
# Smile
# Smile

Irish dentists say your kids' teeth will decay if we remove fluoride from water

Oct 31st 2014, 6:30 AM 17,848 Views 372 Comments

A meeting yesterday heard that dental surgeries are “brimming with children under seven who are already showing signs of irreparable tooth decay

# fluoride - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Dublin city councillors vote against fluoride
# Water Works
# Water Works

Dublin city councillors vote against fluoride

Oct 7th 2014, 11:34 AM 20,350 Views 359 Comments

We spoke to a councillor who proposed the motion, and a councillor opposed to it.

# fluoride - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Opinion: Water fluoridation is controversial, but trust evidence over scaremongering
# Fluoride
# Fluoride

Opinion: Water fluoridation is controversial, but trust evidence over scaremongering

Oct 4th 2014, 7:00 PM 5,485 Views 624 Comments

Scare tactics and misinformation should have no place in deciding public health policy.

# fluoride - Monday 14 July, 2014

Dublin City Council to debate motion on ending public water fluoridation
# Drinking Water
# Drinking Water

Dublin City Council to debate motion on ending public water fluoridation

Jul 14th 2014, 4:54 PM 10,559 Views 199 Comments

Cork County Council has already passed a motion calling on the Government to legislate for change.

# fluoride - Monday 10 March, 2014

Cork County Council calls for an immediate end to water fluoridation
# Unanimous Vote
# Unanimous Vote

Cork County Council calls for an immediate end to water fluoridation

Mar 10th 2014, 5:25 PM 20,589 Views 249 Comments

The largest county council in the country passed a motion calling on the Government to legislate for change.

# fluoride - Friday 8 November, 2013

'I binge drink myself, and I'm ashamed of that': TDs debate alcohol sponsorship of sport
# Friday Sittings
# Friday Sittings

'I binge drink myself, and I'm ashamed of that': TDs debate alcohol sponsorship of sport

Nov 8th 2013, 4:51 PM 17,232 Views 64 Comments

Alcohol and fluoridation of the Irish drinking water supply were discussed by a small number of TDs in a new-look Friday sitting in the Dáil today.

# fluoride - Monday 12 August, 2013

Column: I believe water fluoridation is harmful to my health, why should I pay for it?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: I believe water fluoridation is harmful to my health, why should I pay for it?

Aug 12th 2013, 7:30 PM 1,244 Views 365 Comments

With water charges due to be implemented, Aisling Fitzgibbon argues that if people are paying for water they should have more of a say about what’s in it.

# fluoride - Thursday 11 July, 2013

The naked truth? Anti-fluoride protesters strip off to demand 'safe' water
# Naked Protest
# Naked Protest

The naked truth? Anti-fluoride protesters strip off to demand 'safe' water

Jul 11th 2013, 7:45 AM 17,035 Views 140 Comments

The naked demonstration will “symbolise how we in Ireland have been stripped of our rights to clean safe water”, according to organisers.

# fluoride - Thursday 9 May, 2013

Proposed bill would ban fluoride from Ireland's water
# Fluoridation
# Fluoridation

Proposed bill would ban fluoride from Ireland's water

May 9th 2013, 2:05 PM 25,979 Views 309 Comments

Sinn Féin TD Brian Stanley has introduced the bill, which would see the act of putting fluoride into water made illegal.

# fluoride - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Oireachtas agenda: HSE changes, Garda cuts and fluoride in water
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

Oireachtas agenda: HSE changes, Garda cuts and fluoride in water

Jan 30th 2013, 8:00 AM 5,612 Views 41 Comments

The funeral of Det Garda Adrian Donohoe means it’ll be a relatively quiet day in Leinster House.

# fluoride - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Caption Competition: What is Luke Ming Flanagan up to?
# Caption Comp
# Caption Comp

Caption Competition: What is Luke Ming Flanagan up to?

Dec 19th 2012, 6:07 PM 24,069 Views 130 Comments

He’s actually posing with ‘The Girl Against Fluoride’ on Grafton Street today, but what is he saying?