Posts Tagged "amalgam fillings"

The facts about mercury from amalgam fillings

Posted on Sep 5, 2019 in Heavy Metals

Another 2008 Throwback An article by David Kennedy, DDS Past President, International Acad. of Oral Medicine & Toxicology One of the primary reasons why the mercury from amalgam controversy has lasted so long is the volumes of misinformation that are pumped from both dental academia and the American Dental Association that gets quoted in the press as fact. The motto of the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology is; “show me the evidence”. They don’t have any evidence of safety so they obfuscate what we do know and pontificate about relative risks. The...

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Heavy metals can cause chronic urinary and reproductive health problems, according to a study on dental fillings by the CDC

Posted on May 2, 2018 in Heavy Metals, Medical Rewind

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the December 4, 2017  Advanced Medicine Show Just in case you’re wondering: yes, dental amalgam fillings are bad for you, and according to new data, it may be enough to wreak havoc on your kidneys and your fertility. People with amalgam fillings are more likely to be at risk of chronic health conditions, according to information released by the non-profit organization Dental Amalgam Mercury Solutions. The release, which cites the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention‘s (CDC) National Health and Nutrition Survey...

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Your old dental fillings probably contain mercury — are they dangerous?

Posted on Dec 12, 2017 in Heavy Metals

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the September 12, 2017 Medical Rewind Show Dating back at least to the 1980s, experts have debated the safety of metal “amalgam” cavity fillings, which contain a mixture of metals like silver, copper, nickel and—most alarmingly—mercury. The American Dental Association (ADA) has long taken the position that mercury in these amalgam fillings is safe. “Amalgam is a valuable, viable and safe choice for dental patients,” according to a report from the ADA’s Council on Scientific Affairs. Other national health...

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Critics to panel: ban amalgam dental fillings

Posted on Dec 17, 2010 in Uncategorized

GAITHERSBURG, Maryland | Wed Dec 15, 2010 3:14pm EST GAITHERSBURG, Maryland (Reuters) – Critics of dental fillings that contain mercury said they should be banned or not implanted unless patients give consent and acknowledge the toxic metal. During a two-day public meeting to discuss the cavity treatment, dental patients, advocacy groups and some dentists urged the Food and Drug Administration’s panel of outside advisers to push the agency to reverse course and initiate stronger warnings, especially for children and pregnant women. “The agency so far has taken no steps to...

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FDA: Possible Risk from Dental Fillings

Posted on Jul 10, 2008 in Heavy Metals

WASHINGTON, June 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — “After 32 years of delay, the Food and Drug Administration has finally agreed to comply with the law and set a date to classify mercury amalgam as a substance that poses a health risk to pregnant women and unborn babies, and children. This about-face resulted from settling, earlier this week, our lawsuit, Moms Against Mercury et al. v. Von Eschenbach, Commissioner, et al. The FDA must now finish classification within one year of the close of the public comment period on its amalgam policy, that is, by July 28, 2009. The FDA also agreed...

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