Those who find out that they now suffer from dry mouth may not understand the negative side effects that go along with this condition. It’s important to know how to manage your symptoms and the side effects that go along with it.
3 main side effects from dry mouth
Poor Oral Hygiene
As if suffering from dry mouth isn’t enough, it can lead to overall poor oral hygiene. With this, not only comes bad breath,
As adults, we sometimes indulge in a night out with friends or a glass of fine, Italian wine with our dinner. Although enjoying a drink every now and then is a frequent pastime for the average American, consumption of alcohol can lead to dehydration and subsequently, dry mouth. Alcohol is a diuretic, which means as your system takes in alcohol, it expels water from your blood through
April is National Sjogren’s Syndrome Awareness Month, as hosted by the Sjogren’s Syndrome Foundation. Many of our readers consist of those who have been diagnosed with this disease, which is a disorder of the immune system that has two common symptoms: dry eyes and dry mouth.
Sjogren’s Syndrome & Dry Mouth
The Sjogren’s Syndrome Foundation aims to spread awareness of the disease during the month of April. They have launched a month-long event to raise
Do you know someone who has battled oral, head, or neck cancer? If so, it’s no surprise that their journey with cancer has surely been a difficult one. In 2018, the Head and Neck Cancer Alliance hosts their awareness week from the 8th to the 15th of April. The OHANCA Program works “closely with local hospitals, clinics and medical centers each year to provide free head
Springtime is the time of year when our allergies become the most severe. Weather changes, increasing pollen levels, and overall environment changes cause us to develop symptoms such as a stuffy nose, itchy eyes, and sneezing. We often combat these issues with over the counter antihistamines and decongestants. Although these medications can be life-savers when it comes to springtime allergies, they often yield one