Dr. William Bowen http://wrvo.org en Fluoridated water faces backlash, but experts still favor it http://wrvo.org/post/fluoridated-water-faces-backlash-experts-still-favor-it-0 <p>For decades, communities across the United States have fluoridated their water in the name of public health. Many studies have shown that fluoride strengthens and improves teeth and reduces the incidence of tooth decay. But <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2011/11/15/142363404/fluoride-in-drinking-water-no-thanks-says-florida-county">some communities have decided against providing fluoridated water</a> for a number of reasons. This week on “Take Care,” Dr. William Bowen explains why he believes fluoridating public water is still a good idea.</p><p><strong>Click 'Read More' to hear our interview with Dr. Bowen.</strong></p><p> Sun, 19 May 2013 22:59:00 +0000 Take Care Staff 38021 at http://wrvo.org Fluoridated water faces backlash, but experts still favor it