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Everything listed under: Saliva

  • Four ways water improves your oral health

    We all know that water is vital to our general health and well-being. Not surprisingly good hydration has a positive effect on your oral health too. This month, just in time for summer, we are raising the awareness about the benefits of drinking plenty of water.Good saliva flowHave you ever experienced that unpleasant sensation on a hot day or after exercise where your mouth feels like it is full of cotton and everything just sticks?   Read More...

  • Dry-mouth? Xero-what?

    We’ve all experienced a dry mouth at one time or another. Factors such as stress, anxiety and dehydration can produce that dry-mouth feeling when your saliva temporarily stops flowing. My nurses get it each time I call them into the office!It’s a different story when it persists over time.   Read More...

  • The link between smoking and oral health

    The last few weeks we’ve had a number of patients discuss the fact they’re having a go at quitting smoking. Today, there is an enormous amount of information available to indicate that smoking has a negative impact on your health and a huge array of aids to help in the quitting process. Most people are aware of the risk for oral cancer from smoking, but you may be surprised that eliminating smoking will do more for you than just about any other kind of dental health protocol (not that we advocat...  Read More...