A 35-year-old member asked:
Could it be bad if you can only breathe through your mouth?
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Dentistry 39 years experience
Yes: When you breathe through your mouth you also dry the tissue. This means the saliva, a natural ( and maybe most important) protecting agent for your mouth against cavities and gum disease is removed.
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Pain Management 36 years experience
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Last updated Aug 6, 2015
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