Dentist Deerfield IL: How Saliva Keeps Your Mouth Healthy

Brushing your teeth and flossing are really important because good oral hygiene is essential in achieving dental health. Observing good oral practices help in the prevention of tooth decay, gum disease and bad breath. Mens Nike Air Max Flyknit

Having a healthy mouth also prevents medical disorders decreasing risks for heart attack, diabetes, stroke and preterm labor. Apart from good oral hygiene, it is important to know the crucial role of saliva in the maintenance of oral health. A saliva is a watery and transparent liquid which is naturally produced in our mouths that greatly contributes to our oral and overall health.

We can consider our saliva as a climate control system that contains several powerful substances, acids and chemicals that aid in dissolving and digestion of food. AIR MAX LD-ZERO Our saliva can give protection to our teeth and gums. Nike Free Rn Flyknit Dames

Our saliva helps in reducing the risk for gum disease and tooth decay with its tooth-fortifying and germ-minimizing minerals and proteins properties. nike air max 2015 czarne Dentures are worn as people age and saliva helps in securing dentures in place. As we age, we produce lesser amounts of saliva, which is called as dry mouth or xerostomia in medical term. AIR JORDAN 11 Xerostomia or dry mouth have symptoms such as difficulty swallowing, tongue feels swollen and a feeling of forcefully pushing spit down to your throat. Nike Air Pegasus Having a dry mouth can attract germs and bacteria because of scarcity in saliva. That is the reason why dry mouth is always accompanied by bad breath, increasing your risk for tooth decay, cavities and gum disease. Nike Dynamo Free Dry mouth can also be brought about by chronic conditions such as stress, diabetes, dehydration as well as smoking and certain medications. It is essential to keep your saliva flowing to keep your teeth and gums healthy. If you feel the signs and symptoms of dry mouth, you can immediately produce saliva by chewing a sugarless gum, drinking water or eating something. Consult your dentist if dryness of your mouth persist for an unknown reason, and talk to your doctor about the drying effects of any prescribed medications.

There is no doubt that our saliva plays a crucial role in our dental health and overall health. NIKE ZOOM KD 9 Our saliva cleanses and clears the mouth from leftover food that causes dental plaques, and our saliva has antibodies that help in destroying harmful microorganisms from the mouth. Josh Brown Your saliva acts as a buffering mechanism, keeping the pH level of your mouth neutral to prevent damage of tooth enamel from the acids of food. We can help you gain more knowledge about achieving dental health, feel free to visit our website or contact us directly.

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