Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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FREDERICTON x-18s. Despite pleas from dentists to restore fluoride to the water supply in Moncton, New Brunswick, at least one city councillor says he'll vote against it when council meets to make a decision next week. Moncton ended fluoride use in 2011, and dentist Suzanne Drapeau-McNally says she has seen a dramatic increase in tooth decay among young children ever since.

("...Moncton water.") (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

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TAG: councillor Shawn Crossman says he spent the last seven months reading studies and listening to the public, and hasn't seen any evidence to prove that fluoride prevents tooth decay. Council was supposed to make a decision this spring, but put the decision on hold until September to gather more information.

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FREDERICTON x-18s. …

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