The Science Behind Metallic Taste

The Science Behind Metallic Taste-MetaQil

The Science Behind Metallic Taste Meet the Author: Sara Juliano, RDH I have been a registered dental hygienist for over a decade. I have had the pleasure of working with amazing patients and educating them on their oral health throughout my career. Recently, I made the conscious decision to branch out within the dental field, […]

MetaQil Metallic Taste Rinse

MetaQil Metallic Taste Rinse

MetaQil Metallic Taste Rinse We hope that MetaQil and HSN, together, will be able to improve the lives of many. Since oral and systemic health are deeply intertwined, superb oral hygiene is vital.   Why is Metallic Taste a Problem? Metallic or altered taste can leave people feeling oral discomfort and can cause poor nutrition. In order to satisfy cravings while experiencing metallic taste, people […]

Can Diabetes Cause Metallic Taste in Your Mouth?

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Can Diabetes Cause a Metallic Taste in your Mouth? If you have diabetes, it is important to keep your blood sugar within a healthy range. In the event that your blood glucose levels become too high, you may notice a funny, irritating metallic taste in your mouth. This metallic taste is medically known as dysgeusia. Diabetes and metallic taste can be related […]

Metallic Taste as a Side-Effect of Chemotherapy & Radiation

Metallic Taste as a Side-effect of Chemotherapy & Radiation

Metallic Taste as a Side-effect of Chemotherapy & Radiation Metallic taste is a common side-effect of chemotherapy and radiation. Many patients experience taste changes during and after treatment, that are often described as metallic. Metallic taste can make even your favorite foods taste unpleasant. This can lead to loss of appetite, interfere with healthy eating habits, and cause inadequate nutrient intake.  What is […]

Could Dementia Be Changing The Way You Taste?

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Could Dementia Be Changing The Way You Taste? Many people with dementia experience sudden changes in eating habits and crave unhealthy foods that are rich and dense with flavor or sugar. Taste buds are connected to the nerves in the brain, and when these nerves are affected, it can cause a bad taste in the […]