A dry mouth can be caused by decreased fluid intake, decreased saliva, mouth breathing, using oxygen, some medications, and some treatments such as chemotherapy and radiation.
Foot and Nail Care
Foot and nail care are important for general health and comfort.
Washing your hands properly and frequently is the one of the best ways to prevent the spread of germs and infection.
Keeping the mouth moist and clean is important for comfort. The membranes of the mouth and the lips are very sensitive. Good mouth care may help prevent bad breath, dryness, infections, and irritation and may help increase appetite.