All TheraBreath articles

May 2012

By - Bad Breath Expert
Women are reportedly more likely to have phobia of halitosis

May 31, 2012 - It is becoming more common among adults, and it disproportionately affects women.

How to eat stinky cheeses without getting bad breath: The Cheese Decrees

May 29, 2012 - Cheese decree #3: If you want to go French, expect some stench.

Who has halitosis, and who only thinks they do?

May 26, 2012 - If you think you have bad breath, is there a good chance you're right?

Why do antidepressants cause cotton mouth, bad breath?

May 26, 2012 - Dry mouth and halitosis can be depressing, which is a little paradoxical, if you think about it.

Post-nasal drip plus cough plus dry mouth equals bad breath

May 25, 2012 - If you're suffering from the first and the second, chances are you've got the third.

Betel quid, paan are no cure for bad breath

May 24, 2012 - Would you chew tobacco to get rid of halitosis? Well, that's more or less what these stimulants are.

Multivitamins don't prevent canker sores, bad breath

May 24, 2012 - Though vitamin insufficiency can cause canker sores, taking a supplement still doesn't prevent them.

Fissured tongue, dry mouth lead to bad, bad breath

May 23, 2012 - In this case, "groovy" is a bad thing...

Are canker sores contagious? Can you get them from kissing?

May 23, 2012 - Plenty of oral health problems can get passed from mouth to mouth. Can canker sores?

Eating casu marzu? Bring bad breath remedies

May 23, 2012 - And don't forget your goggles...

The history of periodontal disease runs deep

May 22, 2012 - Periodontal disease is not a new topic of scientific inquiry. Neither is bad breath, for that matter.

Tuna fish causes halitosis, and then some

May 19, 2012 - Tuna's got some weird and wild odor compounds in it, which is why it causes halitosis.

Huge tonsil stones make bad breath, headlines

May 19, 2012 - Nothing quite makes our day like bad breath news about giant tonsil stones.

Allergy month highlights the horrors of post-nasal drip, halitosis

May 18, 2012 - Oh dear. It's the month for acknowledging allergies, oral odor and ah...achoo!

Ancient bad breath remedies leave something to be desired

May 18, 2012 - If you had halitosis in centuries past, the remedies were anything but appetizing.

Dentist says best mouthwash for bad breath is alcohol-free

May 17, 2012 - If brushing doesn't eliminate oral odor, what does?

Scientists put dry mouth under the magnifying glass

May 17, 2012 - Say "ahhhh" - it's for science.

More of the world's stinkiest foods, and how to get rid of bad breath caused by them

May 16, 2012 - Here are seven more of humanity's foulest foods.

Stress causes canker sores, bad breath

May 16, 2012 - We all know that bad breath can cause stress. But, unfortunately, the opposite is also true.

What causes peanut breath? Can oral care probiotics get rid of it?

May 15, 2012 - Help! I can't get rid of my peanut breath!

Kombucha: A stinky drink that causes halitosis, requires whitening toothpaste

May 15, 2012 - If you've never had a sip of kombucha before, then prepare yourself - with a clothespin for your nose and whitening toothpaste for your breath.

For the worst-smelling foods, you'll need the best mouthwash

May 15, 2012 - To fight off the stinkiest of meal-caused mouth odors, it takes more than just a basic rinse. You'll need the best mouthwash.

Durian: King of fruits, king of bad breath causes

May 12, 2012 - Its smell is almost impossible to describe or ignore, whether it's in a fruit market or on your palate. Durian is one of the all-time worst bad breath causes.

From antiquity to today, the authorities on bad breath were rarely shy about it

May 10, 2012 - The history of bad breath is long (and weird) indeed.

Candy for bad breath? That's sweet, but no thank you

May 4, 2012 - It might sound like a delicious idea, but eating candy to sweeten your breath isn't that good an option.

For bad breath, removing tonsil stones works better than removing teeth

May 4, 2012 - Imagine going to sleep in the dentist's chair and waking up without any teeth. This nightmare really happened for one Polish man!

Bad breath, halitosis aren't contagious, but beware

May 2, 2012 - It's not the "kissing disease," but still...

Woman tries diet to minimize one of the rarer causes of halitosis

May 1, 2012 - Trimethylaminuria is a rare cause of bad breath.

Oral care probiotics work wonders for bad breath

May 1, 2012 - Who would have thought that the solution to bad breath was bacteria?

Whitening mouthwash leaves breath fresh, pearly whites their whitest

May 1, 2012 - A little whitening mouthwash can go a long way...

Dry mouth at night makes bad breath even worse

May 1, 2012 - Unfortunately, dry mouth at night is one of the least preventable causes of bad breath.

Among other things, bacterial infection causes canker sores, halitosis

May 1, 2012 - A canker sore can come from microbes sneaking into a tiny nick or cut. And that's not all - there are many other potential causes.

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