Mike DDS, Discusses the History of FDA's Classification of Dental Amalgam Fillings. Dr. Michael D. Fleming currently serves as the Consumer Representative on the Dental Products Panel at the Center for Devices and Radiologic Health of the Food and Drug Administration and has served on two separate hearings on the safety of dental amalgam in 2006 and 2010.
Dr. James Rota gives a brief history on the use of mercury in amalgam fillings in American dentistry
The history of The American Dental Association (ADA) is inextrictably tied to the promotion of dental amalgam and its alleged safety. The ADA has spent up to 2 million dollars a year lobbying on behalf of its interests. Through its affiliates, the ADA dictates dental school cirriculum in the USA. In addition members of the ADA have lead The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research and The FDA's Centers for Devices and Radiological Health.
Boyd Haley P.h.D. gives a brief overview of the history of Alzheimer's disease and how the increased use in amalgam coincides with the rise in Alzheimer's disease.
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