“Is it worth losing 5 IQ points to prevent one cavity? This study is ethically unacceptable. It puts vulnerable children at risk.” — Paul Connett, Ph.D., Fluoride Action Network Director

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A North Carolina dentist’s experiment, which involves giving bottled water with fluoride to infants starting at age 3-6 months and continuing to age 4 years, violates the National Institutes of Health (NIH) informed consent guidelines by failing to tell parents that studies show fluoride exposure can result in a lower IQ.