Toothpaste

puruag
By puruag Latest Reply 2014-04-12 02:41:15 -0500
Started 2014-04-12 00:50:42 -0500

My 2 year old son has been diagnosed with diabetes. He is still at the stage where he is swallowing his toothpaste. Any idea on which toothpaste would be safe for him?


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jayabee52
jayabee52 2014-04-12 02:41:15 -0500 Report

Howdy Puruag

Not knowing the answer from the top of my head I queried Google for "safe toothpaste for diabetes" and received this warning which may perplex you ~ http://fluoridealert.org/issues/dental-produc... This site holds that the toothpaste you put in your son's hand should not be flouridated. They list a numbr of problems for those who ingest flouridated toothpaste.

I say it is perplexing since the large majority of the toothpastes readily available in stores contain Flouride.

Querying Google for "toothpaste without flouride" I came upon this consumer guide to on that subject You can find that article here ~ http://www.consumersearch.com/toothpaste/no-f...

Happy hunting!
God's best to you and yours

James Baker

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