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Friday, April 4, 2014

Backlash Over Fluoride Removal Concerns Councillor

Now that council has agreed to take fluoride out of the city's water supply, lots of medical professionals and concerned citizens coming out of the woodwork to object to that vote.

Common Councillor Donna Reardon says the backlash from such respected authorities as Horizon Health and the New Brunswick Dental Association concerns her.

Mayor Mel Norton tells CHSJ News a decision has been made and they're unlikely to go back on it.

Mane Saint Johners oppose the addition of any extra chemicals to our drinking water--but the medical establishment warns removing fluoride could cause major dental issues in kids.