Diagnosing and Treating Dry Mouth

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Xerostomia, more commonly known as dry mouth, is a significant condition affecting the oral cavity. It is a consequence of poorly functioning salivary glands. When there is not enough saliva in your mouth, it can be difficult to eat and speak properly. Saliva lubricates and protects your mouth and teeth,... Read more »

Bruxism: Treatment For Your Daily Grind

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Have you ever awakened yourself in the middle of the night with a loud clenching or grinding sound? If so, you may want to speak with Dr. MacFarlane regarding a condition called bruxism. Bruxism is a habit of grinding or clenching the teeth. Clenching means you tightly hold your top... Read more »