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glass of waterFor over 60 years fluoridated water has proven to be a safe and effective way to reduce tooth decay in towns and cities in Australia and overseas. It's good for your teeth and for the health of Queenslanders. For more information about fluoride, ask your dentist or doctor or visit the Australian Dental Association website. You can also phone 13Health (1343 2584)

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Last Updated: 27 April 2015
Last Reviewed: 19 September 2013