Dry Mouth: Causes and (Sweet) Treatments

By now, most people are aware of the many "anti-cavity" candies out there, and how they can satiate a sweet tooth without compromising oral health. You may already be familiar with our product Loloz, which is cavity, bad breath, and gum disease-fighting goodness in a lollipop or lozenge, without the need for xylitol. But, did you know that dry mouth can create the same kinds of problems as poor dental hygiene? Check out these articles:  Dental Health and Dry Mouth Dry Mouth Symptoms Dry Mouth (Xerostomia) As you can see, dry mouth can have many causes, from prescription and over-the-counter medication side effects, certain diseases, chemotherapy and radiation treatments, tobacco use, and more. So, you may be brushing and flossing as directed, but still suffer from dry mouth, which in turn can cause the same issues as NOT keeping up with brushing and flossing. Seems unfair, right? Fortunately, there are many ways you can combat dry mouth, and there are several listed in the artic…