TITLE

The facts about bottled water

PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Sep2003, Vol. 134 Issue 9, p1287
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers information on the impact of bottled water on dental health. Dependence of the human body on water to keep organs and systems functioning properly; Recommended daily water intake; Comparison of bottled with tap water; Decay preventive benefits of fluoride in tap water.
ACCESSION #
11421512

 

Related Articles

  • Concentration Levels of Fluoride in Bottled Drinking Water.  // Journal of Dental Hygiene;Summer2003, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p161 

    Classifies brands of bottled water by manufacturer assigned labeling to verify the concentration of fluoride for those brands that claim to contain fluoride and determines the existence and concentration of fluoride for those brands that do not cite fluoride or list it as undetermined on the...

  • Análisis de la concentración de fluoruro en aguas embotelladas de diferentes entidades federativas de la República Mexicana. De la Cruz Cardoso, Dolores; Castillo Chaires, Irene; Arteaga Mejía, Maricela; Cervantes Sandoval, Armando; Pinelo Bolaños, Pinner // Revista ADM;Mar/Apr2013, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p81 

    Introduction: In Mexico, the low quality and poor taste of the water from the municipal supply network have led the population to consume bottled water . As a result, Mexico has become the number one consumer of bottled water in Latin America and second biggest in the world, surpassed only by...

  • Is drinking only bottled water bad for your teeth?  // Current Science;1/22/99, Vol. 84 Issue 10, p13 

    Focuses on the fluoride content of bottled water in the United States. Importance of fluoride in tooth development; Comparison with fluoride levels in tap water; Other sources of fluoride.

  • Antifluoridation propaganda material--the tricks of the trade. Lowry, R.J. // British Dental Journal;11/25/2000, Vol. 189 Issue 10, p528 

    This article deconstructs material used in anti-fluoridation propaganda (organised dissemination of information to assist the cause of a movement). By highlighting the devices used it should help supporters of water fluoridation to expose anti-fluoridation propaganda when they come across it,...

  • In our century.  // American City & County;Jan2012, Vol. 127 Issue 1, p48 

    The article reports that cities have cautiously added small amounts of fluoride to public water supplies to improve residents' dental health throughout the 20th century.

  • Is bottled water bad for your teeth? Cohen, Sharon; Janes, Erika Rasmusson // Shape;Jun2004, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p104 

    Focuses on whether bottled water bad for your teeth.

  • Troubled waters. Sweeney, Kevin // Employee Benefit News;Jul2002, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p27 

    Focuses on the possible resurgence of tooth decay in the U.S. due to reduced consumption of fluoridated brought about by the popularity of bottled water, according to the International Bottled Water Association. Level of fluoride that should be contained in bottled waters; Importance of...

  • NY's dentists cleaning up on cosmetic work. Sisson, Mary // Crain's New York Business;8/5/2002, Vol. 18 Issue 31, p4 

    Discusses the impact of fluoridated water on the dental health (DH) of people in New York City. Contribution of improved DH on the increasing demand for cosmetic dental services; Benefit of the high demand on the income of dentists; Career investment of professionals on the appearance of their...

  • Fluorides and the prevention of dental decay: a statement from the Representative Board of the British Dental Association. Craig, G.; Craig, G C // British Dental Journal;6/24/2000, Vol. 188 Issue 12, p654 

    Fluoride reduces the incidence of dental decay substantially. Fluoride benefits all age-groups, because of its topical effect. Water fluoridation needs to be targeted on high caries areas which are normally also areas of social and material deprivation. Thorough brushing twice a day with a...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics