Philippines: GlaxoSmithKline and the Media Force the Poor to Use Fluoride Toothpastes

Truth Sector – August 17, 214

Big pharma and multinationals really do control the health of some of the poorest people on Earth. And so it is the case in the Philippines where the multinational GlaxoSmithKline has a proven iron grip on the society’s health and the hygiene products that the people are allowed to buy and consume.

I have already written about this here and here but with the launch of my new site, Truth Sector, I want to recapture the attention to this worrying trend. Before my publications on fluoride in the Philippine toothpastes there were some brands available that would allow one to consume fluoride free toothpaste. This is now for many months a real thing of the past, at least in Cebu. Not only have the fluoride free toothpastes been removed from all general (regular) store shelves in Cebu, when one really wants to use fluoride free toothpaste for example after they read the Lancet publication on “Neurobehavioural Effects of Developmental Toxicity” which stated among other things…