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Sorry if this is an odd question..

I was wondering if any of u suffer from dental flourosis(discoloration of the teeth usually due to fluoridation of the drinking water)? I lived in chicago until i was 6, and theyheavily fluoridate their water..my mom told me back then(i was born in '86), that they added fluoride to the baby food. Now i have overactive thyroid(Graves disease i am told) & i keep coming across articles on the toxic effects of fluoride on thyroid and adrenal function. Anyone know anything about this topic?
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Fluoride can compete with iodine transport, but this is rarely clinically significant in patients w/ Graves.
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