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To enhance your smile, always look for effective oral health care cleaning techniques through the use of chewing gum. Chewing gum is highly effective because it can be beneficial for your smile not only prevent cavities but also to avoid heartburn and keep your teeth safe from abrasion that can occur after eating.

In order to ensure your oral health care can function effectively, consider using alternative cleaning utensils such as chewing gum. Chewing gum has been shown to effectively prevent cavities after meals when being chewed for up to 20 minutes. However, avoid chewing gum that contains sugars as sugar can be detrimental to your oral health.

Sugarless chewing gum is beneficial for your smile because it helps produce saliva. Saliva is a known substance for fighting the risks of tooth decay due to the fact it can rinse away food and other debris and neutralize harmful acids in your mouth. In addition, chewing sugarless gum can help produce additional saliva to help treat and prevent heartburn that occurs.

For more information about chewing gum, you can speak with Dr. Corey Johnson and our team at our office by calling us at 970-945-9119. If you require a comprehensive oral exam or bi-annual professional cleaning, our dentist office is located in Glenwood Springs, Colorado.