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Fluoride in Water Linked to Lower IQ in Children


Exposure to fluoride may lower children’s intelligence says a study pre-published in Environmental Health Perspectives, a publication of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (online December 17, 2010).

According to Paul Connett, Ph.D., director of the Fluoride Action Network, “This is the 24th study that has found this association, but this study is stronger than the rest because the authors have controlled for key confounding variables and in addition to correlating lowered IQ with levels of fluoride in the water, the authors found a correlation between lowered IQ and fluoride levels in children’s blood. This brings us closer to a cause and effect relationship between fluoride exposure and brain damage in children.”

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Comment by Lola Flores (20562)
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Ah ha!  This truly is my "ah ha moment"!  Now, I KNOW I'm right and this explains that Amerikans are more stupid than the average earthling.  Thank Freedoms Phoenix for confirming what I've been saying for decades now!