‹ NUTRITION WHY’S #46: WHY FLUORIDE ? Fluoride prevents tooth decay and as a result maintains healthy gums. Inflammation of the gums called gingivitis is a source of irritation and it is also a risk factor for heart disease associated with diabetes.
NUTRITION WHY’S #48: WHY SILICON? Silicon is an essential trace mineral that may benefit your bones, tendons, joints, skin, and hair. Silicon is the most abundant mineral in the Earth’s crust as Silicon Dioxide or sand. ›