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How Can I Treat Geographic Tongue

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Dry mouth

I have been experiencing dry mouth after sleeping and have geographic tongue for 3 months now. I started using breathe right strips at nite and these have helped my dry mouth a lot (less mouth breathing) but I am wondering what I can do to treat...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
...Geographic tongue is thought to be an autoimmune disorder that is, in most cases, not treated. If you case is causing discomfort, you can rinse Read more »

I wrote earlier about geographic tongue and lichen planus...

I sent you a question very recently, but I've learned a few things after doing some further... Read more »

My geographic tongue doesn't go away

Everytime I hear and read that a geographic tongue "just goes away". Its over a year I am having it... Read more »
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Chinese Acupuncture

...needles are used to stimulate specific points in the body. These points lie on energy pathways called "meridians." Acupuncture treatments are designed to improve the flow and balance of energy along these meridians. Traditional Chinese medicine... Read more »
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Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

... What Is HPV? How Is HPV Detected? Can HPV Infection Be Prevented? How Are HPV Infections Treated? The Bottom Line NOTE: In the U.S., counseling and referrals are available on a national human papillomavirus (HPV) Read more »
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Cat's Claw (Uña de Gato)

...function. However, a patent isnot the same thing as approval by the Food and DrugAdministration. Keplinger has used cat's claw to treat somepeople with herpes or HIV. Other research showed that cat's claw also contains differentkinds of... Read more »
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Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents What Is Anemia? Anemia and HIV What Causes Anemia? Diagnosis and Treatment Taking Care of Yourself What Is Anemia? Anemia is a medical problem that happens when you have a lower than normal Read more »
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Not 100% confident on 13 and 17 week negatives

Posted by Impossible, 2 Replies
...body would have cleared it by now. As well as what I was told on my tongue was OHL even my GP suspected thrush is actually geographic tongue. I even asked him about specific antibody deficiency and he was like that's a clever question he... Read more »

Thrush or Geographic tounge

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...consistent with HIV infection or could this be the stress I am going through everyday worring Also does anyone know how to self treat this condition Thank You and God bless Read more »

geographic tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi there, all. So, I have geographic tongue which seems to be a benign condition. However, I read on the Johns Hopkins site that geographic tongue is an unusual form of Read more »

Geographic Tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hello This is geographic tongue Is anyone here with either HIV or just severe stress having a problem with this http://www.usc.edu/hsc/dental/opath/Cards/GeographicTongue.html Read more »