Clean Water California
Is Bay Area Water Safe for Bottle-Fed Babies?
SAN FRANCISCO – The Centers for Disease Control and the American Dental Association agree that babies fed formula made with tap water are at risk of ingesting too much fluoride. Yet most Bay Area water districts fail to warn parents of the risk.
On Saturday, March 22, concerned citizens will march to urge water suppliers and health officials to issue public warnings about the risks of feeding babies powdered formula mixed withfluoridated tap water. The march begins at 11 a.m. at Union Square and concludes with a 1 p.m. rally at Justin Herman Plaza.
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Michael Connett of the Fluoride Action Network, who will speak at the rally, said that in recent years research has turned on its head the outdated notion that adding fluoride chemicals is a safe way to promote dental health. This month, in a peer-reviewed study in the prestigious British medical journal The Lancet Neurology, authors Dr. Philippe Grandjean and Dr. Philip Landrigan revealed that fluoride can lower children IQ’s.
"We should listen to the evidence and act to protect our children's brains, not the water fluoridation industry," said Connett.
Other speakers at the rally will include public health expert and dentist Dr. Bill Osmunson; Arlene Goetze, who led a successful campaign to convince the City of Sunnyvale to issue fluoride warnings for infants; Jacques Durand of the Sierra Club's Loma Prieta chapter; LULAC Executive Director, Henry Rodriguez, who authored the 2011 LULAC resolution against fluoridation; Founding President of the Society for Orthomolecular Health Medicine, Dr. Richard Kunin; and Silicon Valley entrepreneur Jeff Blokker.
The tide is turning on water fluoridation. Ride the wave and join us for the second annual
"March for Clean Water" Rally on 3/22/14 in San Francisco to accelerate the end of public water fluoridation in the Bay Area!
11pm - March from Union Square to Justin Herman Plaza (WEAR ALL BLUE AND BRING SIGNS!)
1pm - Rally at Justin Herman Plaza featuring several qualified speakers in the related health professions!
The march will be accompanied by a marching band and you will receive information on how to stay involved in this issue and build this movement!
For more information about this event, contact Jay Sanders - jay at http://cleanwatercalifornia.org
So this Saturday, after the Fluoride March, there is another event at 3... It sounds like a nice way to come down off the march and go deep to influence our cause on the cosmic level as well... ...
World-wide Flash Mob Meditation for World Water Day
Saturday at 15:00 Freespace 1011 Market SF @ 6th St