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About: Thyroid Disease

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Certificate validity 15 Feb 2015 - Feb 2016

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Date of initial review:

01 Nov 2005

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15 Feb 2015 - Feb 2016

Date of last visit:

15 Jan 2015
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Source: Endocrine Today.

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On one side of the issue are pro-fluoridation scientists -- along with dental professionals and public health officials - who insist that fluoridation of a water supply is generally safe.
Opponents of fluoride claim that fluoride's benefits are outweighed by a list of health risks that go beyond fluorosis.

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