A new study out of the U.K. proposes that fluoride may be causing thyroid issues, which links to weight gain, depression, fatigue, and more – with scientists warning authorities to refrain from adding the chemical to drinking water for the sake of public health.
Side Effects Of Fluoride In Water Revealed; Researchers Say It May Cause Hypothyroidism, Resulting In Fatigue, Depression, and Weight Gain
According to a research conducted in England, weight gain and depression are likely to be caused due to hypothyroidism, or underactive thyroid, which is due to presence of exceeding levels of fluoride in the drinking water.
Ground water in 38 per cent of the blocks in West Bengal is contaminated with arsenic and fluoride, according to the West Bengal Pollution Control Board (WBPCB).
Adding fluoride to water to medicate whole populations is unwise. Elderly patients, especially those with decreased kidney function, are particularly affected by the negative effects of this chemical.
We do not want highly toxic industrial waste dumped in our excellent drinking water. The people of Bolton have made this very clear, over the years.
That has led to plans by the Sindh provincial government to invest 5.4 billion Pakistani rupees ($53 million) in installing 750 solar-powered reverse osmosis water purification plants across the sprawling desert district, to help get safe drinking water to the region’s over 1.5 million people.
The Pune bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Wednesday issued bailable warrant against collectors of Nanded, Chandrapur, Parbhani and Hingoli for failing to file affidavit in reply to a petition of green activists over contaminated water supply in these districts.
The century-long drinking water problem associated with high flouride contamination still persists in an alarmingly high number of 14,132 habitations in 19 Indian States, found the Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry.
Ford City will stop adding fluoride to its drinking water when its water plant being built next year goes into service
A group of concerned residents believes everyone should have the choice to consume fluoride, but it is a choice they aren’t being given.
High fluoride content in drinking water are not only causing skeletal damages but it is also causing non-skeletal damages including infertility and mental disorders.
Since the early 1970s, the city of Silverton has added fluoride to its drinking water.
But a group of local residents, led by Clint Simmons of Silverton, are not happy with the practice and would like to put a stop to it.