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One Dentist Urges Colleagues to Sign a Petition Aimed at Manufacturers of Acidic Oral Moisturizers

Although not generally considered a hot button topic in dentistry, xerostomia or dry mouth is a chronic issue that plagues more Americans than many might think. Also known as xerostomia or hyposalivation, dry mouth affects 30% of the population. It plagues people worse at night, when the saliva flow decreases, and its symptoms include halitosis,…