Have you ever wondered why fluoride is in our water? I get a lot of questions from all of you on this subject and I’ve been meaning to write about it for a long time. Mellisa Gallico is here to share all about the dangers of fluoride and its hidden connection to a common problem: acne.
Melissa is no rookie when it comes to research. Get a load of this bio…she graduated with honors from Georgetown and has a masters from the University of St. Andrews in Scotland. She’s a former military intelligence officer, a Fulbright Scholar, and an FBI Intelligence Analyst.
So how did she come to be a fluoride expert? As with most of my guests, it’s because she had to tackle health problems personally. Take a listen and if you want to hear more from her, check out her two fascinating books The Hidden Cause of Acne and F Is for Fluorite.
Episode Highlights: The Hidden Cause of Acne
- Why the biggest air pollutant is being added to our water supply
- The reason there is a pesticide in your toothpaste
- What happens when we are exposed to too much fluoride
- The surprising sources of hidden fluoride you may not know about
- Why fluoride may be the reason for acne and skin problems
- The true history of fluoride and how to avoid it
- Why chicken may be a source of fluoride exposure
- A reason to only use organic chickens (and avoid processed chicken like chicken nuggets)
- The sad truth about tea (all teas?)
- Why kombucha may be sabotaging your health
Resources We Mention
- Learn more and join the cause at Project Free Me
- Sign the petition here
- Book: F Is for Fluoride
- Book: The Hidden Cause of Acne
- Shower head filter
More From Wellness Mama
- 177: Why (Almost) Everything You Know About Dental Health Is Wrong With Periodontist Dr. Al Danenberg
- How to Remineralize Teeth Naturally & Reverse Tooth Decay
- How to Make Natural Toothpaste
- The Best Water Filter For Home Use (Pitcher, Charcoal, Under-Counter)
- The Best Under-Counter Water Filter (Review)
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