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Fluoridation is mass medication, NZ Supreme Court rules

Thursday, 28 June 2018, 7:59 pm | Fluoride Free New Zealand

Water fluoridation is compulsory mass medication, in breach of human rights, the Supreme Court has ruled by a majority vote. It confirmed that fluoridation is a medical treatment as claimed by opponents for over 60 years. It is not a supplement “just ... More >>

World Leading Fluoridation Expert speaking around NZ

Wednesday, 7 February 2018, 9:15 pm | Fluoride Free New Zealand

'Fluoridation is not safe and not effective' is the message from Fluoride Free New Zealand, who are hosting a series of free public lectures on the topic this February. Internationally renowned expert Professor Paul Connett, co-author of The Case Against ... More >>

Request to Michelle Dickinson to debate Fluoride

Saturday, 3 February 2018, 8:13 pm | Fluoride Free New Zealand

Your incredulous reaction to Prof Paul Connett’s appearance at Parliament on the 30th January Newshub piece is in stark contrast to your response to being asked to participate in a debate against Prof Connett in April 2017. You said, “As you know ... More >>

Why is Coleman so afraid of latest science on fluoridation

Wednesday, 31 January 2018, 1:56 pm | Fluoride Free New Zealand

Why is Coleman so afraid of the latest science on fluoridation? National Health spokesperson, Jonathan Coleman, is castigating the Government for allowing the latest science on fluoridation to be aired. "This is now going to unfairly colour the debate and ... More >>

NZ Health Officials Proven Wrong on Mercury Amalgam Fillings

Friday, 19 January 2018, 11:16 am | Fluoride Free New Zealand

Finally, NZ health officials are moving to stop mercury amalgam fillings. The Waikato DHB announced today that it was no longer going to use mercury amalgam fillings after the European Union announced it was banning amalgam fillings for children . More >>

New US Government Study on Fluoride Damage to Brain

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 2:04 pm | Fluoride Free New Zealand

New US Government Study on Fluoride Damage to Brain must Spell End to Fluoridation in New Zealand More >>

Open Letter to Sir Professor Peter Gluckman

Thursday, 27 April 2017, 4:15 pm | Fluoride Free New Zealand

We would like to take you up on your commendable offer to “make yourself available” at this crucial time to discuss fluoridation of the public drinking water supply across New Zealand before the second reading of the Health (Fluoridation of Drinking ... More >>

"Nanogirl" Dr Michelle Dickinson Reneges on Fluoride Debate

Friday, 21 April 2017, 4:46 pm | Fluoride Free New Zealand

The question has to be asked - why after denigrating opponents of fluoridation and claiming that she has the science on her side, will Dr Dickinson not front up to a public debate like she agreed? More >>

Top NZ Scientist Set to Face Fluoridation Expert

Monday, 17 April 2017, 2:14 pm | Fluoride Free New Zealand

Dr Michelle Dickinson, Auckland University Professor and nanotechnologist has agreed to debate Professor Paul Connett, Senior Advisor to the Fluoride Action Network. She will be inviting Sir Peter Gluckman to join her in this debate with Professor ... More >>

Confusion from Pro-Fluoride Group

Wednesday, 5 April 2017, 1:12 pm | Fluoride Free New Zealand

In a press release last week, the head of pro-fluoride activist group Making Sense of Fluoride, Dan Ryan expressed astonishment that the Royal Society of NZ once supported keeping leaded petrol; Ryan went as far as to deny it. His confusion went further, ... More >>

Call to Gov to Act on Precautionary Principle with Fluoride

Friday, 31 March 2017, 11:53 am | Fluoride Free New Zealand

“It was petrol in the 70s and 80s - what’s the equivalent today?” presenter Petra Bagust asked on TV3’s programme The Project , which covered this week’s news about lead exposure lowering IQ by more than 4 points. More >>

Protest Demonstration Against Fluoride Bill

Tuesday, 21 March 2017, 11:35 am | Fluoride Free New Zealand

People opposed to fluoridation will hold a demonstration outside Parliament on Wednesday 22nd March, starting at 1pm, after the oral presentations to the Health Select Committee. The Select Committee received over 1,200 written submissions, of which over 90% were ... More >>

EPA Petition Could Spell End of Fluoridation

Wednesday, 7 December 2016, 10:36 am | fluoride Action Network

The New Zealand Government's proposal to take away legal responsibility for water fluoridation from local councils and give it to the District Health Boards could prove to be an exercise in futility. More >>

An Opportunity to Stop Fluoridation Nationwide

Tuesday, 22 November 2016, 11:53 am | Fluoride Free New Zealand

Fluoride Free New Zealand (FFNZ) will present evidence to the Health Select Committee when the issue is discussed in the coming months. They maintain that the evidence shows that fluoridation is outdated, unsafe and ineffective and that excellent public ... More >>

Fluoride Free NZ Wins on Advertising Complaints

Wednesday, 5 October 2016, 10:02 am | Fluoride Free New Zealand

The New Zealand Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has ruled in favour of Fluoride Free New Zealand (FFNZ) regarding their controversial TV ads screened this winter. All of the complaints against the FFNZ TV ads were rejected. FFNZ produced two TV ... More >>

PHA Accused of Breaching Election Rules to Push Fluoridation

Monday, 26 September 2016, 9:57 am | Fluoride Free New Zealand

The NZ Public Health Association, funded by the Ministry of Health, has been accused of breaching election rules and deceiving candidates in next month’s District Health Board elections. Capital and Coast DHB candidates were asked to complete a PHA survey ... More >>

Dentist warned for misleading public over water fluoridation

Wednesday, 21 September 2016, 2:26 pm | Fluoride Free New Zealand

NZ Dental Association water fluoridation spokesman and Nelson District Health Board Chief Dental Officer Rob Beaglehole has been cautioned again for giving misleading information. Last week, the New Zealand Dental Council made public its formal “firm ... More >>

Non-Fluoridated Countries Have Better Teeth

Tuesday, 12 July 2016, 12:12 pm | Fluoride Free New Zealand

Alarm bells have now been raised over the number of children needing general anaesthetic surgeries for dental decay. This must be taken seriously but, the answer is NOT more fluoridation. More >>

NZ Research Proves Fluoridation Not Needed

Thursday, 14 April 2016, 5:17 pm | Fluoride Free New Zealand

NZ Research Proves Fluoridation Not Needed A New Zealand study published in Bio Medical Central Oral Health last month shows dental health improved the greatest extent for children in non-fluoridated areas. There is now no difference in dental ... More >>

Mandatory Nationwide Fluoridation by Stealth

Wednesday, 13 April 2016, 12:26 pm | Fluoride Free New Zealand

The Government is planning to implement mandatory fluoridation to the whole of New Zealand. Currently, only around 50% of households are on fluoridated water, with only 23 out of 67 local councils still fluoridating, while voicing their growing ... More >>

 

 

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