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Tasty Tongue Tidbits – Taste Buds

How many muscles make up your tongue? Looks like one big muscle, but it is actually made up of 8 muscles. There are four to help it change shape and four to move it around. These are all grouped together by a mucous membrane. How many taste buds are found on your tongue? There are […] Read more

Mar, 26, 2018

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Uncommon Mouth Disorders

Black hairy tongue This condition occurs when you get a buildup of protein in your mouth. It can be accompanied by a gagging sensation, tickling on the roof of your mouth and bad breath. It looks way worse than it is so not to worry. Brushing your tongue or using a tongue scraper will usually […] Read more

Mar, 06, 2018

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