Dry Mouth

Did you know that consuming two glasses of wine a day can cause premature aging and the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles? Well, it's true.  While women spend thousands of dollars each year in the pursuit of perfect skin, there's a much simpler way to...

For Dr. Donna Poppendieck, a mental and holistic health expert,  losing her adopted daughter to toxic prescription drug medications changed everything.   "In my early 40 years, I reached a crossroad. My health was going downhill after I lost my adopted daughter to toxic prescription medications. Her...

Do you know how much fluid your body loses while sleeping each night? It's about 1 liter of water! Yes. Most of us wake up in a state of dehydration- and we don't even know it. Dehydration can affect how you perform mentally and physically throughout...

Proper hydration may be one of the best ways to improve your immunity- especially during the fall and winter when your body experiences increased dryness due to cold weather and dry air. According to a recent article published by Harvard Health, your skin plays a critical...

While we often talk about how hydration can help our body to feel and perform better, its impact on workplace performance is a topic that is often overlooked. Water is an essential ingredient and vital for all life to exist. And replenishing it throughout the...

About a month ago, Shari Nelson woke up and couldn’t swallow. Her dry mouth caused by Sjogren’s Syndrome was so bad that she couldn’t feel the inside of her throat and esophagus. “It wasn’t just dryness. It was a terrifying feeling when you wake up and can’t swallow....

While it's common to think of alleviating dehydration  for physical benefits such as boosting athletic performance, studies show staying well-hydrated can have significant mental health benefits too.  A study conducted by the University of Connecticut Human Performance Lab found that mild dehydration (1.36%) causes changes in mood, increased...

If you have ever experienced a persistent sticky, cottony dry feeling in your mouth, difficulty swallowing or tasting food, and constant sore throat or hoarseness - you are probably suffering from a dry mouth also known as xerostomia.   The American Academy of Oral Medicine (AAOM) estimates that...