Dry Mouth ... Saliva helps control the growth of germs and dry mouth dryness means that a person doesn’t have enough saliva Many kinds of bacteria thrive on sugars, including glucose which is the sugar linked to diabetes. When diabetes is poorly controlled, high glucose levels in mouth fluids may help germs grow and set the stage for gum disease., trigger inflamation & the formation of Cytokins that make your body resistant to insulin. Use Colgate Total and see below
I take cinnamon pills, eat parsley and get my teeth cleaned 4x per year. I also use Biotene toothpaste at night to stop dry mouth and bacteria from forming. There is a gel for nighttime too. Available at Walmart.