CDC Issues Public Health Warning for Fluoride Toothpaste: 40 Percent of Children Use potentially Dangerous Amounts of Toothpaste

Fluoride use is one of the main factors responsible for the decline in prevalence and severity of dental caries and cavities (tooth decay) in the United States (1). Brushing children’s teeth is recommended when the first tooth erupts, as early as 6 months, and the first dental visit should occur no later than age 1 […]