Fight Against Dry Mouth

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If you suffer from dry mouth, then it’s time to fight against it! Dry mouth is a condition that can cause you to have oral health problems in your smile. Many things contribute to this condition, which is why our dentist, Dr. Kevin M. Altieri with Bellaire Dental Excellence in Fort Worth, Texas, is happy to share this information on dry mouth so that you can learn more about it.

To help you in your fight against dry mouth, consider these facts:

– Dry mouth can often arise as a side effect of medications. Because of this, exercise caution with any medications you are taking.

– There are several oral health risks linked to dry mouth, including an increased risk of tooth decay and dental erosion.

– Is your smile safe from excessive dry mouth risks? Visit your dentist to find out.

– Did you know that dry mouth can lead to an increased risk for cavities or frequent sore throats due to a lack of saliva in your mouth? It’s true, so try to use saliva producing techniques and routines to ensure dry mouth will not occur.

– Dry mouth can sometimes be linked to other issues in your body including substances that you may be choosing to eat or drink.

If you need help in your fight against dry mouth, please don’t hesitate to call our office and make an appointment at 817.294.5513. Our dental team is happy to aid you in your battle for positive oral health and pleased to offer you professional treatments and advice you may need to improve your oral health and keep your smile in tip-top shape.