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(Please note: User comments posted here are voluntary contributions from our beta tester population.  Each user was provided with a complete Voutia System free of charge to evaluate our proof of concept.  Virginia Head and Neck Therapeutics,  LLC asked only for positive AND negative feedback in return for their evaluations.  All comments are presented unedited and in their entirety.)
Mark HAnyone wishing to know more about this device please ask.....I am sure Dr. Cash doesn’t mind me identifying myself as the person above in the photo. This is a great system and I use it religiously especially at night. Totally changed my sleeping that’s for sure! No more waking up in the middle of the night with dry mouth.

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 Hello! I am Dr. Jane Robinson Middleton, a retired educator, researcher, and consultant. My professional life spanned more than 44 years primarily assisting students with identified special needs.My work involved developing and supervising special education programs, teaching, consulting with other professionals serving special needs populations, developing community-based, multi=disciplinary teams, negotiating interagency agreements for services, advocating for needed legislative action, advocating for students individually,  and identifying and implementing personal strategies, assistive technologies, and  skills to overcome challenges and maximize opportunities for all individuals to achieve  maximum potential and participate fully in  productive and rewarding professional and personal lives. I have worked in large and small school divisions, hospitals, privately, and in major universities training professionals and conducting human research under the strict mandates of Institutional Review Boards. I have an earned Ph.D. from the University of Georgia and I am prepared to engage in both quantitative and qualitative research.

The irony is that mid career I developed  many of the disabilities I had been targeting in my work. Initially, I was diagnosed with limited systemic sclerosis (a form of Scleroderma), then Primary Biliary Cholangitis, and most recently Sjögren's Syndrome. These are all  relatively rare autoimmune diseases, progressive, and there are no cures to date. While there are medications that may be helpful in certain situations, and some have managed to extend the expected life span, the side effects,  potential adverse drug interactions, and expense have caused me to minimize the use of medications as much as possible, and focus on healthy diet and personal habits, staying active physically, mentally, spiritually, and socially.

Over the past five years, my mouth. nose, and eyes became very dry, my teeth began to loosen, making it very difficult to chew anything, swallowing became difficult, and my mouth began to shrink. I could not talk without continually sipping water, and even then, I would have fits of coughing with a dry, ineffectual cough. Massive decay and bad breath quickly followed. I lost all of my teeth, even though I have always been very meticulous about cleaning and had regular, biannual dental check-ups. Without saliva, it is nearly impossible to wear dentures, so I am undergoing a complete oral reconstruction, with  bone graphs, sinus lift, and many implants. This is a very long, painful, and expensive process, but the only option available to me in sustaining a life of relative health, comfort, and quality.

I am very fortunate because my surgical and prosthodontist team put me in touch with Dr. Cash, who offered me an opportunity for  Beta testing using forerunners of this device  in development for over 20 years. I have used it daily since it was offered about 1 ½ years ago. It has made a tremendous difference in my health, my comfort, my confidence, and my quality of life. I never plan to be without it again.

It delivers water continuously, whenever needed, night and day, through a small catheter that is barely detectable. I can sleep through the night now without having to wake up and drink more water. It prevents the episodes of the dry, hacking cough. Swallowing is much easier and I no longer experience the discomfort of feeling that food is hanging in my throat. I awake in the morning feeling more refreshed, with my oral cavity pleasantly moist. I was able to discontinue the use of Pilocarpine, a prescription drug that stimulates production of saliva, but has many adverse side effects.While I do keep a small supply of artificial saliva on hand, I have saved a great deal of money on sprays, rinses, and other products that I was using almost continuously  to alleviate the effects of chronic dry mouth.  

All of my medical specialists have supported me using this device, and it seems to have speeded my recovery from the oral surgeries, making it possible for me to wear prostheses with reasonable comfort  and look presentable throughout the process of oral reconstruction. I feel more confident now that my breath is fresh.

Other  perceived benefits that would need to be scientifically validated include a sense that I now produce more moisture naturally. When I use the device regularly every night, I find that I can make it through the day without wearing it every day.  This is very helpful since I participate in yoga, water aerobics, and engage in other activities not compatible with use of this device. It also seems to make my eyes and nose somewhat more moist as well. If I use a humidifier through the night as well, I do not need so many supplementary eye drops or moisturizing saline spray for my nose.  Finally, I am confident that extra water is healthy, natural, and does not have negative side effects or interactions with any of my medications. I wonder if I might have been able to prevent some of the more devastating effects of my increasing dryness over the years if I had used this device and a humidifier when I first began to experience the increased dryness often associated with these serious medical conditions and with many medications often prescribed for senior citizens. Hopefully, someone will research these topics further.

This testimonial is made voluntarily, with no expectation of compensation or personal gain. I am grateful to have had the benefit of this system through the process of development. If anyone would like to reach me to discuss this further or exchange helpful hints for living with chronic illness or use of this moisture delivery system, you may contact me by text message at 434-865-4066 or email at middleton.jane.r@gmail.com . I will respond, but perhaps not immediately.

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Dr. Cash,
    The Dribbler , as I like to call it, provides much needed relief for waking with stuck dried oral mucosa, a conditional which get painful over time. That said, I mainly use it at night as an adjunct to Salgene.  ( taken P.O. before bedtime) This allows for 6-8 hours of sleep, which is a marked improvement over 3-5 hrs I previously was able to attain with Biotene.
   I use either the #  1 or 2 setting, which provides the necessary moisture ,  but not to excess or to cause chocking or aspiration.

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W.W.  
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EPIC Radiant / Cupid Application Analyst

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I am a retired Clinical Psychologist. My rheumatologist, dentist, and  corneal specialist have been working with me to manage my progressive problems with eye, mouth, and throat dryness that have plagued me for several years. The effects of dryness in my eyes are adequately managed by Restasis and nighttime gels.

In my mouth and throat, the dryness interferes with my sleep, and the abilities to swallow freely and have reliable use of my voice when speaking. I've tried numerous remedies for dry mouth in the form of lozenges, mouth washes, toothpaste, mints, and overnight gels. In addition, I have learned to always carry water with me, and always have it by my bedside. They are definitely better than nothing but not by much, and they have always left me with a foul mouth tasting - and probably smelling - of chemicals.

None of these problems are life-threatening. I am clearly aware of that fact,  but they have significantly diminished the quality of my life, both waking and sleeping.

Earlier this month, I was offered an opportunity by Dr. Cash to beta test Voutia, a mouth-hydration system. From the first, it was clear to me that this is exactly what I needed. I slept through the night for the first time in months and woke without with the insides of my mouth glued together. I use it every night without fail. An unexpected benefit is that the hydration effect carries over throughout the following day.

This last week, I made a quick two-day trip out of town. Due to lack of space, I did not bring along Voutia, and instead, relied on the combination of oral remedies I was using before. I had forgotten how poorly they worked and how quickly dryness, with all of its negative effects, set back in. Fortunately, after returning home and resuming use of the hydration system, it  worked just as well as it had from the beginning.

One way or the other, I am going to make sure I have a Voutia system in my life. It has been a very long time since something has made such a tangible Impact on my daily life.

M.T. - Richmond VA