Quiz: Fluoride-free Toothpaste Quiz
Fluoride-free Toothpaste Quiz
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About This Quiz

Yes, fluoride has been shown to significantly prevent tooth decay. But it's also a toxin, many people believe this widespread additive isn't really doing us any favors. Take this quiz to find out how much you really know about your toothpaste and what should be in (or left out of) it.

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Chemically speaking, what element is fluoride derived from?
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Where can fluoride be found in nature?
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What's a benefit of consuming fluoride?
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What commonly contains synthetically produced fluoride?
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If fluoride is so great, what's the benefit of consuming fluoride-free toothpaste?
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What's the most common problem concerning fluoride-free toothpaste and consuming too much fluoride?
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What's an easy way to minimize your fluoride intake?
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Where is fluoride-free toothpaste available for sale?
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What are some common brands that offer fluoride-free toothpaste?
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What are some of the most alarming claims people have made about fluoride?
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Who thinks people in the U.S. are often getting too much fluoride?
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What's the difference between regular toothpastes and fluoride-free kinds?
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Who's generally to blame for children consuming too much fluoride?
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Fluoride-free toothpaste is now more mainstream than toothpaste that contains fluoride.
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What are common ingredients in homemade fluoride-free toothpaste?
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If you make homemade fluoride-free toothpaste with a half-and-half ratio of coconut oil and baking soda, how should you store it?
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What factor is not necessary for an effective fluoride-free toothpaste?
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What are signs of dental fluorosis?
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Toothpastes made hundreds of years ago were less concerned with _____ than we are today.
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