Oral Health

Dental Hygiene Can Help Prevent Oral Infections

Many infections of the teeth, gums, and mouth can be painless in their early stages of development. Without routine visits to the dentist, many people affected by these infections can be completely unaware that they may be developing potentially devastating diseases like gingivitis and periodontal disease. In the later stages, these diseases can not only cause tooth loss but can move on to affect other parts of the body. Los Angeles dentist Dr. Marvizi says there are numerous studies ...

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Symptoms and Treatment of Xerostomia (Dry Mouth)

Xerostomia Dry Mouth Los Angeles


Dry mouth or Xerostomia is a condition in which the glands in your mouth don’t make enough saliva to keep your mouth moist. When this condition goes on for an extended period of time, your oral health becomes compromised and you’ll have an increased risk of developing a number of problems like:

  • Tooth decay
  • Gum disease
  • Chapped or cracked lips
  • Mouth sores
  • Bad ...
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