In 2006, I had radiation to the head and neck to treat my tonsil cancer. I was told that some of my saliva glands might not produce much saliva as a side effect of the radiation. I did notice some loss of saliva, but not much. Within the past year or so (I was diagnosed with PD in 2015), I have noticed if I am not paying attention, I may start drooling. I also notice that when laying down sometimes, I will constantly have to swallow as saliva is going down the back of my throat. Does anyone else feel they are producing too much saliva that may end up as a drool?
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