All TheraBreath articles
|By Dr. Harold Katz - Bad Breath Expert|
November 24, 2011 - If you're thinking of more radical tonsil stone treatments, beware.
November 23, 2011 - The key to this effect? None other than hydrogen sulfide, the stinky compound associated with halitosis, garlic and rotten eggs.
November 23, 2011 - Infant halitosis may be caused by thumb-sucking, food particles or even an object (say, a pea or a bean) being stuck up a child's nose.
November 22, 2011 - The most useful teeth whitening products are gel-based. This may not seem like it would make all that much difference, but are you willing to wager your teeth on it?
November 22, 2011 - The National Institutes of Health adds that dry mouth at night is a natural part of growing older, but that doesn't mean you have to take it lying down.
November 21, 2011 - Within hours of mopping up the last of the gravy and stuffing, your mouth becomes a cauldron of bacterial activity.
November 21, 2011 - Larger canker sores can last for months. Here are some methods to get rid of canker sores that medical experts often recommend.
November 21, 2011 - Even enjoying a simple lip smack between two lovebirds can lead to chronic halitosis, as can swapping toothbrushes, trading forks, sharing a food item and (we're assuming) delivering mouth-to-mouth resuscitation.
November 18, 2011 -
Gargling with a specialty breath freshening rinse may do the trick, dislodging tonsil stones and minimizing bad breath all at once. Try to stick to oxygenating products that are made with all-natural ingredients.
November 17, 2011 - If you're interested in figuring out what keeps giving you bad breath, here is a compendious, but by no means complete, list of the things that lead to halitosis. See how many you knew!
November 16, 2011 - U.S. residents drink an estimated 400 million cups of joe per day. This means that in one year, Americans down 146 billion cups of the stuff.
November 15, 2011 - The results were nothing less than astounding. Based on the three studies, the Canadian team determined that kids who chewed xylitol gum had a much lower risk of developing middle ear infections.
November 14, 2011 - Here are two dry mouth syndromes that can cause chronic halitosis and poor dental health.
November 11, 2011 - Regardless of what causes them, aphthous ulcers can be really painful. If you're trying to impress someone with witty conversation or your honed French kissing skills, you'd better hope these little sores don't hold you back.
November 10, 2011 - Ironically, at least one of the physical symptoms of social anxiety can cause bad breath to get worse.
November 9, 2011 - At TheraBreath, we're not content with lackluster performance. Our toothpastes are designed to reduce oral odor both now and in the long run.
November 9, 2011 - To look for tonsil stones in your own mouth, open your mouth in front of a mirror and say "Ahhh."
November 8, 2011 - Unlike alcohol-based mouthwashes and toothpastes that contain synthetic chemicals, probiotic rinses relieve halitosis the natural way. Think of it as working with bacteria rather than against them.
November 8, 2011 - How do you know you have the drip? Here are the most common post-nasal drip symptoms, in no particular order.
November 4, 2011 - Ask an oral health expert what causes dry mouth, and they can give you a laundry list.
November 4, 2011 - A detergent, in your mouth! Can you see why cheap mouthwashes can leave your tongue dappled with painful canker sores?
November 3, 2011 - What happens when pregnancy gingivitis goes untreated? It can seem like a little inflammation and soreness is no big deal, but scientists say otherwise.
November 2, 2011 - Dogs have dirty mouths and oral odor. That said, we love our pooches in spite of their puppy breath, just like they love us despite our halitosis, which to their sensitive noses must smell truly awful.
November 1, 2011 - Your mouth is a place that about 600 species of microbes call home. Just as you need food, moisture and shelter, so do they...