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Chemotherapy how does it effect the mouth?

How Does Chemotherapy Affect the Mouth? ... These drugs kill cancer cells, but they may also harm normal cells, including cells in the mouth. Side effects include problems with your teeth and gums; the soft, moist lining of your mouth; and the glands that make saliva (spit).

Well after having 2 lots of chemotherapy in 19 years I knew exactly what would happen to my mouth. I booked into my local dentist for a pre cancer treating my teeth nicely session. I think this helped me definitely. Teeth are amazing and they are not fun to loose. Lots of my friends in late 40's to 50's are certainly loosing their teeth up to 3. So it really is worth a little care. 
As we know chemotherapy has a big job to kill cancer. So imagine what it does to all that good stuff, worth the hundreds $$$ at the dentist. I absolutely think so.
#dentist #oral #cancer #chemotherapy #iamstillawoman 

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