Is Fluoride in the Water Bad?
Image by Jenny Friedrichs @Pixabay Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral in water, soil, and air.1 Water is a primary source of dietary fluoride. Still, it’s also present in tea, seafood containing bones or shells, and supplements.2 Other sources include oral hygiene products like fluoridated toothpaste and mouthwash.1 Fluoride and dental health Fluoride can lead […]
Covid — not vaccination — presents biggest blood clot risk, large study finds
A nurse works in a COVID-19 patient’s room during a tour of SSM Health St. Anthony Hospital’s intensive care unit (ICU) amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic in Oklahoma City, August 24, 2021. Nick Oxford | Reuters The risk of rare blood clotting is significantly higher as a result of catching Covid-19, than it is […]
Here’s a map showing where low vaccination rates meet high case counts as U.S. Covid infections surge
More and more U.S. counties with low vaccination rates are starting see Covid cases climb, putting residents at risk for “unnecessary” infections, hospitalizations and potentially deaths as the delta variant tears through the country, according to U.S. health officials. “After several weeks of declining numbers of cases, followed by a long plateau, we are seeing […]