Tooth plaque is a fact of life -- everyone gets it.
When your mouth makes little or no saliva, it affects more than just your thirst. Saliva helps you taste and digest what you eat and drink. It flushes food particles from your teeth and reduces the acids that cause tooth decay.
Did you know that use of rubber dam is necessary while doing root canal treatments to avoid dangerous accidents! Make sure you ask your dentist if they use rubber dams while doing the procedure!