Why is your mouth dry?
According to studies, people with dry mouths are at a higher risk of dental issues like gingivitis (gum disease) and cavities. Saliva washes away stuck food particles and helps to protect our teeth against harmful bacteria. Causes of dry mouth: – Certain medications like anti-depressants, blood pressure medicine, over-the-counter pain relievers and allergic medicines. – Taking excessive alcohol and caffeine or using tobacco – Not drinking enough water Please, ensure that you take sufficient water and see the dentist regularly for assessment. Read more here: https://yourdentalhealthresource.com/what-are-the-causes-of-dry-mouth]]>