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I may come to regret the title of this post given the chemophobia and fear surrounding fluoride and water fluoridation, but recent research suggests that fluoride may help prevent bacteria from causing cavities by creating a non-stick surface on teeth.

Read more at PLOS Blogs.

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One thought on “Teflon for Teeth

  1. You got me all excited. I thought you meant we’ve found a way to coat teeth with Teflon, and eliminate the entire dental care industry forevers…

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