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Can saliva kill germs?

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Dr. Andrew Seibert
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Not usually.

In fact, your mouth commonly contains large amount of bacteria.
There is nothing abnormal about this, and with proper oral hygiene, usually does not present a problem. Good luck.

In brief: Not usually.

In fact, your mouth commonly contains large amount of bacteria.
There is nothing abnormal about this, and with proper oral hygiene, usually does not present a problem. Good luck.
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