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Understanding the Causes of Dry Mouth

Common Symptoms, Oral Health

02/05/2010
Xerostomia (“xero” = dry, “stomia” = mouth) is a common condition that affects millions of people each year. And even though so many people deal with this issue, many don't understand why or what to do about it. Causes can range from the usual morning dry mouth to the effects more...

What to Do if You Have Sensitive Teeth

Common Symptoms

02/03/2010
If you have one or more teeth that are sensitive to hot and cold, the first thing you need to do is see your dentist for an evaluation to determine the cause. Tooth sensitivity is largely caused by exposure of a tooth's dentin, the living tissue making up the body more...