Fluoride

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What is Fluoride?

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How does fluoride in drinking water reduce tooth decay?

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How is fluoride added to a water system?

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Is adding fluoride to community water safe?

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What are the additional benefits of fluoridation?

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What are the Department of Health guidelines for fluoride?

The National Institute for Dental and Craniofacial Research and the Vermont Department of Health, Dental Health Services recommend the following guidelines for fluoride:

For more information, please contact the Office of Oral Health at 802-863-7341.

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More fluoride information and oral health resources

Contact the Office of Oral Health

Office of Oral Health
Vermont Department of Health
P.O. Box 70
108 Cherry Street
Burlington, VT 05402

Tel: 866-331-5622 (toll free) or 802-863-7330
Email: Use our Web contact form or email vdhco@state.vt.us

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