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  • osteosarcoma

    Our exploratory analysis found an association between fluoride exposure in drinking water during childhood & the incidence of osteosarcoma among males but not consistently among females. Further research is required to confirm or refute this observation.

  • A natural construction of ceramic & charcoal, removing up to 99% of bacteria & suspended solids (including microplastics & heavy metals), bad taste and odours. Bone charcoal has a high calcium content naturally displacing fluoride.

  • Carahealth Eco Gravity Water Filer

    Contaminant removed by Carahealth Eco Gravity Water Filter. Produces clean & safe drinking water from tap, well, river & rain supplies. 3 cents a litre - no installation costs! Leaves the healthy minerals in, does not use electricity ever!. Produces up to 50 litres per day of freshly filtered water. The healthy natural choice for great tasting drinking water

  • Cryptosparidium

    The water-borne pathogen cryptosporidium was detected in Dublin’s water supply in February 2012. The council said it had notified the Health Service Executive & the Environmental Protection Agency of the findings. It is not uncommon to find minute traces of cryptosporidium in the water supply, noting that there were five such finds in Dublin last year and three in January this year.

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    Gravity fed eco water filters provide healthy, clean, safe & great tasting drinking water from tap, well, river & rain supplies, retaining the healthy minerals. Doesn't use electricity, constructed of stainless steel, avoiding the use of plastics where possible. Costs from 2€ a week (less than a cup of coffee) or 3c p/ltr. Make the change from plastic water bottles or plastic construction Britta type filters.

  • Dental fluorosis

    Significantly more mottling was found in the optimal fluoride area, according to both indices, although the TF index demonstrated the difference more clearly. The social class had no effect on the prevalence of mottling in the optimal fluoride area. A total of 600 children aged 8-10 years, in three groups of 200 each, formed the study group.

  • flurosis teeth

    A new study has found that the protective shield fluoride forms on teeth is up to 100 times thinner than previously believed. This raises questions about how this purported cavity fighter really works. It has long been believed that fluoride changes the main mineral in tooth enamel, hydroxyapatite, into a more-decay resistant material called fluorapatite.

    New research however, has found that the fluorapatite layer formed in this way is only 6 nanometers thick, meaning it would take almost 10,000 such layers to span the width of a human hai, leaving the scientists question;

    "whether a layer so thin, which is quickly worn away by ordinary chewing, really can shield teeth from decay".

    Frank Muller, Christian Zeitz, Hubert Mantz, Karl-Heinz Ehses, Flavio Soldera, Jorg Schmauch, Matthias Hannig, Stefan Hufner, Karin Jacobs. Elemental Depth Profiling of Fluoridated Hydroxyapatite: Saving Your Dentition by the Skin of Your Teeth? Langmuir, 2010; 26 (24)

    Another new study shows that exposure to fluoride may lower children's intelligence.

    "About 28 percent of the children in the low-fluoride area scored as bright, normal or higher intelligence compared to only 8 percent in the 'high' fluoride area... in the high-fluoride city, 15 percent had scores indicating mental retardation and only 6 percent in the low-fluoride city."

    San-Xiang Wang et al., Arsenic and Fluoride Exposure in Drinking Water: Children’s IQ and Growth in Shanyin County, Shanxi Province, China Institute for Prevention and Treatment of Endemic Disease, Linfen, Shanxi Province, People’s Republic of China.

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  • Fluoride lowers iq in children

    A new study has found that the protective shield fluoride forms on teeth is up to 100 times thinner than previously believed, raising the question about whether it actually works. Fluoride changes the main mineral in tooth enamel, hydroxyapatite, into a more decay resistant material called fluorapatite, but the new research found that this fluorapatite layer is only 6 nanometers thick, meaning it would take10,000 such layers to span the width of a human hair, which has scientists questioning whether a layer so thin, which is quickly worn away by ordinary chewing, can really can protect teeth from decay at all?

  • toxic toothpaste fluoride

    The new recommendations based on topical rather than systemic fluoride application are better for preventive, toxicological, psychological and didactic reasons and should be implemented as soon as possible.

  • Fluoride Poison

    Hexaflourosilicic acid is a toxic & corrosive industrial waste by-product derived from the scrubbings of the factory chimneys of the super-phosphate fertiliser industry, why is this fluoride being added to our water?

  • thyroid dysfunction

    To assess the roles of dietary protein (Pr) and calcium (Ca) level associated with excessive fluoride (F) intake and the impact of dietary Pr, Ca, and F on thyroid function, 144 30-day-old Wistar albino rats were randomly allotted to six groups of 24 (female:male = 1:1).

  • Fluoride Medicating the masses

    What is fluoride & where does it come from?. Water fluoridation is a controversial technique whereby fluoride is added to the public water supply because of the purported dental health benefits.

  • Fluorosilicic acid is the most corrosive chemical agent known to man. It is derived from toxic gases produced in the manufacture of phosphoric acid & phosphate fertilisers. Ireland is one of the only countries in Europe to fluoridate it’s water supply. 98% of Europe either stopped, rejected or banned it. 

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    In Traditional Chinese Medicine TCM, the organ that corresponds to the season of winter is the kidneys. The paired kidneys are part of the urinary tract. The urinary tract also consists of ureters, the bladder & the urethra, connecting the bladder to the outside.

  • Sunil Gupta

    The issues related to fluoridation of water or fortification of toothpaste with compounds of fluorides are controversial. Fluoride is stored mainly in the bones, where it increases the density and changes the internal architecture, makes it osteoporotic and more prone to fractures.

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    As the weather warms up I would like to discuss simple and effective detoxification techniques and the conditions that will benefit. These are general guidelines however I would strongly recommend booking a consultation to help guide you through the process on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  • IQ

    Recent evidence suggests that fluoride (F) and arsenic (As) in drinking water may adversely affect intelligence quotient (IQ) scores. Similar results were observed for Fluoride in drinking water and Arsenic in drinking water. The data suggests that children exposed to either Fluoride or Arsenic in water have increased risks of reduced IQ scores. Rocha-Amador D.et al.,Decreased intelligence in children and exposure to fluoride and arsenic in drinking water. Cad Saude Publica. 2007;23 Suppl 4:S579-87.

  • Micro Plastics

    Recent ORB studies and others highlighted that microplatics are in drinking water, whether bottled, tap or even some well water globally. We are eating, drinking & breathing plastic.

  • Obesity is an issue of health. Excess weight in terms of complementary medicine is seen as an excess condition of toxicity that needs to be eliminated. If you don't believe me carry around a ten-kilo bag of potatoes for a day and you will soon realise the strain this places on your heart.

  • Liver flush

    A Cleanse of toxins from the liver is an integral part of Ayurvedic, yogic, and naturopathic medicine. Symptoms of poor health in people free from diagnosed disease may be related to toxin build-up.

  • From a natural medicine perspective, there are often physical factors that negatively impact our sense of clarity.Herbal medicine, nutritional supplementation, dietary and lifestyle approaches can treat this condition naturally, without the use of pharmacological drugs.

  • This may indicate a complexity of mechanisms of action of fluoride in the body, especially in view of the coexising positive & negative correlations with the fluoridation index. The likelihood of fluoride acting as a genetic cause of cancer requires consideration.

  • Is drinking water safe to drink?. Unfortunately no, there are over 2,000 contaminants in the water coming from our water taps, many of them are carcinogenic. Why you should avoid reverse osmosis.

  • We buy bottled water because we believe it is good for us. However, it is most likely doing more harm than good. All plastic water bottles in Ireland are made from a type of plastic called Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET, PETE). 

  • flurosis

    Endemic skeletal fluorosis is a chronic metabolic bone & joint disease caused by ingesting large amounts of fluoride either through water or rarely from foods of endemic areas. Fluoride is a cumulative toxin which can alter accretion & resorption of bone tissue. It also affects the homeostasis of bone mineral metabolism.

  • plastic pollution

    Burning plastic releases carbon monoxide, dioxins & furans the most toxic chemicals known to science, remove microplastics from your tap water and stop buying plastic bottles immediately Try a Carahealth Gravity Eco Gravity Water Filter.

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    poision water

    Last time it was the dreaded Cryptosporidium , an insidious little critter that was the cause of a numerous bouts of gastroenteritis. Well to combat that problem it seems that the cure may be worse than the original problem. We have now been warned that the amount of something called trihalomethanes (THMs) is way over the recommended limit.

  • Eco Water Filters, shower filters & bath filters to remove microplastics, heavy metals, e coli, fluoride & chemicals from your drinking & bathing water

  • lead in galway water

    Lead contaminantion of water is a major health concern & may cause a range of health effects, from behavioural problems & learning disabilities to seizures & death.