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Suffering from really bad dry mouth (age15)

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    For about 1.5 years I've had very dry mouth. It affects my speech and my articulation, as well as my confidence. Very rarely I'll secrete saliva, but it's specifically when I talk and/or go outside when I have no saliva. IF there was saliva, it would be white, foamy and insufficient. I have recurrent oral thrush on my tongue and sometimes it even burns. When I try to speak with dry mouth It's very uncomfortable.
    Of course, I've been to numerous doctors, only to be given artificial saliva (that lasts up to 15 minutes -.-) and to have pointless blood tests. What's most frustrating is that I'm yet to have a reason for why I'm suffering from dry mouth, so i can't do anything about it

    I'm ALWAYS hydrated. This problem is starting to make me really frustrated and is literally making me want to avoid conversations. Any advice on what I should do or what the problem could be?

    Are you on any medication? I've sometimes found that chewing gum helps.
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