Learn the most essential dental mercury facts by using these resources from the IAOMT:

Dental Amalgam Mercury Pollution Harms the Environment

Dental amalgam mercury pollution causes harms the environment because of the use of silver fillings.

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Dental Amalgam Danger: Mercury Fillings and Human Health

Dental amalgam danger exists because mercury fillings are associated with a number of human health risks.

Dental Amalgam Danger: Mercury Fillings and Human Health
Mercury Poisoning Symptoms and Dental Amalgam Fillings

Dental amalgam mercury fillings continuously release vapor and can produce an array of mercury poisoning symptoms.

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Mercury Fillings: Dental Amalgam Side Effects and Reactions

Reactions to and side effects of dental amalgam mercury fillings are based on a number of individualized risk factors.

Mercury Fillings: Dental Amalgam Side Effects and Reactions
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Questioning Dental Amalgam Safety: Myth and Truth

Recognizing the myth and truth about alleged dental amalgam safety helps to demonstrate harm from mercury fillings.

A Comprehensive Review of the Effects Of Mercury in Dental Amalgam Fillings

This detailed 26-page review from the IAOMT includes research about risks to human health and environment from mercury in dental amalgam fillings.

A Comprehensive Review of the Effects Of Mercury in Dental Amalgam Fillings