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Dentists Are Breaking Toxic Mercury Laws

19 Nov 2019

Nonprofit groups have petitioned the FTC to investigate the Maine Board of Dental Practice over alleged antitrust violations. The petition asserts that the state dental board is unfairly supporting dentists who continue to use amalgam, or mercury, fillings at the expense of public health.

Mercury-free dentists — Pioneers and catalysts for 21st century health care

31 Aug 2019

You're probably aware of the perilous side effects of this haphazard substance, but 57% are completely oblivious to how it's disguised. You could be chewing on this neurotoxin without the chance to object.

Countries everywhere are banning this, why aren't we?

27 Aug 2019

Four more European countries - Czech Republic, Finland, Ireland and Slovakia - have just joined Sweden and Norway to announce the end date for its use. Vietnam, Bangladesh, Cameroon, Nigeria and Mauritius are also taking action, so why are we turning a blind eye?

2019 update on the fight for mercury-free dentistry

25 Aug 2019

It's an exciting time for the ongoing campaign to remove mercury from dentistry around the world. Now it looks like the pressure we've been applying here at home is paying off. Are we really only steps away from a world without this toxic heavy metal?

The Trouble With Dentistry

01 May 2019

The practice of medicine and dentistry never collaborated, leading to a difference in the extent and methods used to support treatment options. As your oral health is inextricably linked to your overall health it's vital to be cautious.

Dental Fillings Linked to Pregnancy Risk

02 Jan 2019

If you're pregnant or planning to be, it's important to get informed about which dental fillings are safe - and which are not. Amalgam, i.e., mercury, fillings are dangerous and have been linked to perinatal death, miscarriage and other pregnancy complications.

Mercury-Free Dentists — Pioneers and Catalysts for 21st Century Health Care!

18 Aug 2018

Half of all dentists in this country would cringe if they knew you were watching this video, or they would try to convince you it's 'nonsense.' But that's all part of the decadeslong consumer fraud that's been pulled over your eyes. See it for yourself.

10 Reasons to Support Mercury-Free Dentistry

16 Aug 2018

It's Mercury Awareness Week, when I focus on how and why we, together, can end the use of dental amalgam, a primitive, 50 percent mercury, pre-Civil War pollutant that has no role in 21st century dentistry.

The European Union Versus US Food and Drug Administration — One Protects Consumers; the Other Ignores Them

14 Aug 2018

It took years to accomplish this across the pond, and as a result, millions will not have to endure the pernicious threat to their health like those living here. Protected by government agencies, practitioners here can continue to rake in fast profits at the expense of their patients' well-being.

Updates on the Fight for Mercury-Free Dentistry

12 Aug 2018

Completely banned for children under 15 in Europe - and even the Indian Railways system, the largest employer in the world, is phasing it out. Yet this group (who is meant to begin enforcement too) is not standing up to do their job.