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STRATEGIES FOR RELIEVING TOO LITTLE SALIVA OR DRY MOUTH

STRATEGIES FOR RELIEVING TOO LITTLE SALIVA OR DRY MOUTH – PART III

We talked earlier about saliva and its functions, the common symptoms of dry mouth and its causes. Now, we will tackle the best strategies to manage dry mouth. As said earlier, the medications we take are mostly the main cause for dry mouth, and given these facts, we need to diminish the negative impact of medications on our oral tissues. …

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HOW TO MANAGE TOO LITTLE SALIVA OR DRY MOUTH

HOW TO MANAGE TOO LITTLE SALIVA OR DRY MOUTH

Many who use parenteral and enteral nutrition (HPEN) complain of xerostomia or dry mouth. Dry mouth seems to be an indirect result of (HPEN), and although dry mouth is not a very serious problem related to (HPEN), it can really diminish the quality of life especially with its consequences that may negatively affect both systemic and oral health. Before talking …

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