You may have heard that the addition of fluoride to the water supply is dangerous and damaging.
A ‘yes’ vote would allow health authorities to make water companies add fluoride to supplies in areas where it is supported.
Both dentists and scientists agree adding fluoride to the water supply is a safe, effective way to help protect teeth, especially young teeth.
The Minister for Health is dosing our tap water with chemical fluoride to supposedly give us better teeth.
There is overwhelming evidence that fluoride can substantially reduce tooth decay.
AN MP claims the government's backing for putting fluoride in water supplies could be a recipe for murder - with a cup of tea.
However, in the mid-1990s, it began to question the wisdom of putting fluoride in the water supply.
Lancaster City Council heard that water companies could be forced to add fluoride to drinking supplies under moves to prevent tooth decay.
Humberside Area Health Authority was to investigate the possibility of introducing fluoride into all water supplies in the county.
The company is capable of adding fluoride to water supplies, but does not want to have to make the decision whether to or not.