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Pregnancy Mercury Fillings

Mommy Alert! Metal Fillings

Dentists and I do not get along. It's not so much the tooth doctor as it is the drills and hard core flossing that I detest. However, keeping a clean mouth is part of maintaining a healthy pregnancy. But pregnant women beware — after years of speculation, the Source

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lovelipgloss lovelipgloss 9 years
My dental insurance only covers the stupid "silver" fillings, not the white ones. Luckily my dentist only does the white ones.... I mean I guess its lucky (I had to pay a lot more).
anniekim anniekim 9 years
yeah, they call them "silver" fillings. You can request not to have these fillings. Some dentists specialize in removing them, but it costs a lot.
LiLRuck44 LiLRuck44 9 years
I am so glad people are finally realizing this!! The FDA has been allowing this for years, and it is so dangerous. Did anyone see the Smoking Teeth video on you tube? No thanks!!
Rozenaut Rozenaut 9 years
Yikes. I never knew those things contained mercury. I mean... we DO know that mercury is a poison, yes? :/ Most of my metal fillings have been replaced by the ceramic ones over the years, but I think I still have one metal one left... and I'm currently trying to get pregnant. I'd better ask my dentist about this one ASAP.
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