Fluorosis - a case study from the Sambher Salt Lake region in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

@article{Sinha1997FluorosisA,
  title={Fluorosis - a case study from the Sambher Salt Lake region in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India},
  author={Rajiv Kumar Sinha},
  journal={Environmentalist},
  year={1997},
  volume={17},
  pages={259-262}
}
Assistant Professor in Human Ecology, in the Indira Gandhi Centre for Human Ecology, Environment and Population Studies at the University of Rajasthan. Although fluorine is an essential element for human growth and development, its intake in excessive amounts beyond the permissible limits can be very harmful. Dental and skeletal fluorosis are some of the common afflictions of fluorine poisoning and it can even have ‘crippling effects’ in aged individuals. With the rise in industrialization… CONTINUE READING