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How fluoride protects your teeth?

How fluoride protects your teeth?

1.     Teeth lose minerals everyday

a.     Acids, plaque, and bacteria strips away minerals

b.     Losing minerals cause tooth decay

2.     Fluoride replaces minerals

a.     Fluoride, calcium and phosphate replace minerals

b.     These reduces tooth decay

3.     65 years of studies shows fluoridation is safe

4.     Every $1 invested in water fluoridation saves $38 in dental treatment costs.