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Warning Issued to Parents: Protect Your Child’s Brain and Teeth from this Dangerous Chemical Exposure

PRNewswire-USNewswire The IAOMT, a global network of dentists, medical, and research professionals, is warning parents about exposure to a chemical that is often added to drinking water. (PRNewsfoto/IAOMT) CHAMPIONSGATE, Fla., May 11, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) is unifying two events in May, Mother's Day (May 13) and [...]

Warning Issued to Parents: Protect Your Child’s Brain and Teeth from this Dangerous Chemical Exposure2018-06-06T12:51:03+00:00

Autoimmune Disease and Metal Exposure: What You Need to Know

PRNewswire-USNewswire CHAMPIONSGATE, Fla., April 24, 2018 Medical and dental implants and devices containing metal have been scientifically associated with autoimmune diseases. (PRNewsfoto/IAOMT) This week, the global network of dentists, health professionals, and scientists is releasing a new article entitled "Autoimmune Diseases and Metal Implants and Devices" to raise professional and public awareness about the [...]

Autoimmune Disease and Metal Exposure: What You Need to Know2018-04-25T10:00:14+00:00

Fluoride Warnings Issued by International Group of Dentists

PRNewswire-USNewswire CHAMPIONSGATE, Fla., Oct. 4, 2017 October is Dental Hygiene Month, but not all dentists will be touting the alleged benefits of fluoride.  In fact, the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) is using this month to raise awareness of the health risks associated with fluoride.  This is especially timely because of recent [...]

Fluoride Warnings Issued by International Group of Dentists2018-01-26T12:43:09+00:00

World Will Be Two Steps Closer to Abating Mercury Damage

CHAMPIONSGATE, Fla., July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This summer, the world is taking two essential steps toward abating the damage caused by dental mercury fillings. Actions by both the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to restrict the use of dental mercury are being commended by the International Academy [...]

World Will Be Two Steps Closer to Abating Mercury Damage2018-01-26T14:42:11+00:00

International Group Supports Global Efforts To End Dental Mercury Usage

CHAMPIONSGATE, Fla., Dec. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last week, three EU institutions (the European Parliament, the European Commission and the Council of the European Union) reached a provisional agreement to ban dental amalgam fillings for children under 15 and pregnant and breastfeeding women as of July 1, 2018. These actions in Europe are being supported [...]

International Group Supports Global Efforts To End Dental Mercury Usage2018-03-05T10:43:39+00:00

IAOMT Launches New Website for Safe Removal of Mercury Fillings

CHAMPIONS GATE, Fla., Sept. 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) today officially launches the new website www.theSMARTchoice.com, which includes updated recommendations for the safe removal of amalgam fillings based on years of patient demand, scientific research, occupational safety requirements, and practical clinical development by dentists, it was announced by Dr. Jack Kall, Chairperson [...]

IAOMT Launches New Website for Safe Removal of Mercury Fillings2018-03-04T14:21:23+00:00

FDA response to lawsuit whitewashes mercury fillings

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan 28, 2015   Contact:                 Glenn Turner, 917-817-3396, [email protected] Shayna Samuels, 718-541-4785, [email protected]   FDA Responds to Citizens’ Petitions Concerning the Mercury in Dental Fillings   (Washington, DC) --- In response to a lawsuit filed on March 5, 2014, FDA agreed to submit responses to three citizens’ petitions filed with FDA [...]

FDA response to lawsuit whitewashes mercury fillings2018-01-26T12:51:17+00:00

Children at Risk For Mercury Poisoning From Dental Fillings, Scientific Journal Reports

CHAMPION'S GATE, Fla., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT): Dental amalgam may cause mercury poisoning in genetically susceptible children, according to a report published February 1 in the peer-reviewed journal, Biometals. Ironically, this finding arises from several reanalyses of a key clinical trial that is cited by the [...]

Children at Risk For Mercury Poisoning From Dental Fillings, Scientific Journal Reports2018-01-26T14:05:35+00:00

UN Mercury Treaty Signals Time to Change U.S. Dental Policy, Says International Academy

CHAMPION'S GATE, Fla., Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- History will be made next week when nations of the world sign a United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) treaty to reduce mercury emissions, and as a result, the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) is calling for the U.S. to finally join other countries by taking action against dental mercury. The [...]

UN Mercury Treaty Signals Time to Change U.S. Dental Policy, Says International Academy2018-01-26T14:04:23+00:00

International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology Challenges ADA’s Claim That Mercury Fillings Are Safe

CHAMPION'S GATE, Fla., April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology (IAOMT) vehemently disputes recent allegations made by the American Dental Association (ADA) that there is no scientific evidence validating the harmful health effects of dental mercury fillings. James M. Love, J.D., legal counsel to the IAOMT, responded, "The ADA continues to support its [...]

International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology Challenges ADA’s Claim That Mercury Fillings Are Safe2018-01-26T14:03:04+00:00