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Mouth breathing harmful on gums?

8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
5 doctors agree

In brief: YEA

Over time it causes dryness and potential changes in normal bacterial mouth flora.

In brief: YEA

Over time it causes dryness and potential changes in normal bacterial mouth flora.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Yes. Alters beneficial bacteria and can contribute to gum disease.

In brief: Yes

Yes. Alters beneficial bacteria and can contribute to gum disease.
Dr. Louis Gallia
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