Why We Need It
Facts about Fluorine
fluorine is a posinouis yellow gas. it is most reactive element in the periodic table. although it does not react with air.
atomic Number: 9
Atomic Weight: 18.9984032
Melting Point: 53.53 K (-219.62°C or -363.32°F)
Boiling Point: 85.03 K (-188.12°C or -306.62°F)
Density: 0.001696 grams per cubic centimeter
Phase at Room Temperature: Gas
Element Classification: Non-metal
Period Number: 2 Group Number: 17 Group Name: Halogen
Why we need flurione
Too much Too little
What Happens if you have too much? Fluoride is toxic when consumed in excessive amounts. Large doses consumed at one time could result in nausea, abdominal pain and vomiting.
benefits of fluorine
- Snacking habits
- Poor dental hygiene
- No (or little) access to a dentist
- Diets that are high in sugars/carbohydrates
- Bridges, crowns, braces, and other restoration procedures
- A history of tooth decay (cavities)
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