FLUORIDE FACTS AND MYTHS

By: Smileway Dental

Fluoride is a mineral that keeps helps protect your teeth from decay by strengthens your enamel. Unfortunately, there a lot of myth surrounding the use of fluoride. Keep reading to separate facts and myths of fluoride.

FACTS

  • Fluoride strengthening your enamel

– reducing the rate of teeth decay.

  • Fluoride prevent tooth decay

– fluoride helps prevent this process by making your enamel resistant to demineralization

  • It is recognized as a public health achievement

– According to the Centre of Disease Control, water fluoridation was recognized as one of the 10 greatest public health achievement on the 20 century. This mineral has dramatically reduced the occurrence and severity of tooth decay in communities.

MYTHS

  • Fluoride is dangerous for children

– Fluoride help strengthen your child enamel, making their teeth less susceptible to decay 

  • Fluoride is not natural

– Its naturally found in all water supplies at some concentration. It’s also occur naturally in the rock, mineral and certain food.

  • Flouridated water does not work 

– It’s not only helps to strengthen your teeth but can also prevent future teeth decay and loss.

In Smileway Dental Clinic Malaysia we take care of your smile because we believe in “Creating Smiles That Matters” in your life. Take care everyone. To know more about fluoride facts and myths, do not hesitate to contact us and get an appointment for a consultation.

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Sven Hasse
Sven Hasse
2022-10-27
I can say from my own experience as a doctor, they are good. Appointments are kinda hard to get. Do you know why? You get what you want and what you need. Most likely you’ll leave the clinic with a smile on your face.
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Beep Polite
2022-10-15
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Fazz Abdullah
2022-10-05
SmileWay Usj 21 Subang Jaya. Dr & Staff was so gentle and professional. I’m was scare if talk about scaling.. but its not painful at all. Will visit next time for my teeth problem. Chaiyok✨✨
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Oswin Chin
2022-08-20
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Zheng Koon Chua
2022-08-19
Dr Edwin is very patient to kids. He can slowly talk and confort the kids to prevent them from fear of removing extra teeth. And there is sticker for kids after complete it. What we like is the teeth keeper hanger for kid. It really cute.
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Eng Jing Yee
2022-08-06
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pastor David Emmanuel
pastor David Emmanuel
2022-08-03
I have been there and see dr Edwin, he is such a gentleman and explain me very clearly about my treatment. I recommend all of my friends to go and get your treatment here. Nurses are very polite and helpful ❤️
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shaha poran
2022-08-01
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Lim Jimmy
Lim Jimmy
2022-07-31
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