Sunday, August 27, 2006

Hydrogen Peroxide and Teeth

Rhode Island news The Providence Journal Health
...Can swallowing some of the bleach cause cancer or other health risks, especially in children? No. Hydrogen peroxide is not a caustic bleach. It is actually used as a healing agent to swab the throats of babies born with thrush, a fungal infection, Haywood said. And it is often poured into open wounds to prevent the spread of germs.