HARVARD - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HARVARD News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Stop fluoridating water http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58225048-82/fluoride-stop-agency-drinking.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58225048-82/fluoride-stop-agency-drinking.html.csp">Letter: Stop fluoridating water</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T17:30:02.36-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 05:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Making our kids a little brighter may be as simple as turning off a tap! This is the tap that adds industrial-grade fluoride to the water supply of millions of Americans, supposedly to fight tooth decay. Most countries don’t do anything so silly (including 97 percent of Europe) and yet their children’s teeth are no worse than ours (see World Health Organization figures). Mothers’ milk contains virtually no fluoride. Why give this toxic substance to bottle-fed babies at about 250 times this level...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58225048@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:30:02 MDT