Dental Caries and Fluoride Recommendations
CRDHA supports the use of fluoride in community water supplies and for topical application as determined by the needs of the community or the individual client. Review the following Alberta Health Services resources:
Water Fluoridation: What does the science say?
Fluoride Products for Oral Health: Professional Information
Fluoride Products: Health Professional Guidelines
Alberta Health Services provides caries risk assessment information that will help you make an informed choice about using fluoride for specific individuals.
Caries Risk Assessment for 0-5 Year Olds
Caries Risk Assessment for 6 Years and Older
provides information and additional links to topics related to fluoride and human health.