Tagged: calcium fluoride

Iron and fluoride in human milk - Open Parachute

Ken Perrott Jan 18, 2016

The other day I came across the article Why Is Breast Milk So Low in Iron? It’s a fairly brief but sensible article discussing the problem of  the risk of iron deficiency in breastfed babies written by a research scientist with a PhD in nutrition – Alice Callahan. She asks the question – Why would breast milk have evolved to be deficient in … Read More

Calcium fluoride and the “soft” water anti-fluoridation myth - Open Parachute

Ken Perrott Jun 03, 2015

Concepts of “natural” and “unnatural” or “artificial” ( or even “industrial”) fluoride often come up in the fluoride debates. Some fluoridation opponents claim “natural” calcium fluoride is quite safe, maybe even necessary for the body, but “artificial fluorides” are toxic. For … Continue reading → … Read More