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Metairie doctor named to fluoridation board


BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Dr. Floyd Buras Jr. of Metairie has been appointed to the Fluoridation Advisory Board. 

The 14-member board helps water systems with at least 5,000 customers obtain funding for fluoridation of its system. 

Buras is a pediatrician. He was nominated by the Louisiana State Medical Society. 

The appointment was made by Gov. Bobby Jindal.

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