All TheraBreath articles

February 2014

By - Bad Breath Expert
Rinse away bad breath with chlorine dioxide mouthwash

February 25, 2014 -

Volatile sulfur compounds (VSCs) are the main culprit of bad breath. In a recent CNN article, an author advocated using mouthwash that contains chlorine dioxide to fight off stinky VSCs.

California considers warning labels on sugary drinks

February 24, 2014 -

California might be the first state to put a warning label on soda and other sugary drinks. 

Oral cancer rates rising among young adults

February 21, 2014 -

A new study shows an alarming rise in oral cancers among young adults, and the human papillomavirus, or HPV, may be the cause. 

Celebrities with million-dollar smiles, literally

February 20, 2014 -

Gene Simmons once had his tongue insured for $1 million. Find out who else has their smile backed for a handsome sum. 

Famous smiles: U.S. Presidential edition

February 19, 2014 -

Discover the tales of our forefathers' ivory dentures, toothless grins and botched dental operations. Washington, Jefferson and Lincoln all make the list.

UB dentist leads international convention on oral health

February 13, 2014 -

Dr. Michael Glick, the dean of the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, recently championed a conference that dealt with the link between oral and overall health.

Dark chocolate on Valentine's Day: a tooth-friendly treat

February 11, 2014 -

With the heart-throb holiday just days away, there's still time to give the healthy, timeless gift of dark chocolate.

Toothpaste tube bomb threat at the Sochi Olympics

February 7, 2014 -

Travelers headed to the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics can find new ways to steer clear of bad breath and oral health problems, even with ramped security measures.

Coffee: Public enemy for teeth

February 6, 2014 -

Your favorite cup of Joe causes bad breath, stains and tooth decay. Figure out how to stop coffee's dark side.

February is National Pet Dental Month

February 4, 2014 -

Dog breath might be a sign of an underlying health condition. If your four-legged friends are truly part of the family, keep a healthy smile on their faces.

February is National Children's Dental Health Month

February 3, 2014 -

In February, National Children's Dental Health Month looks to boost awareness about the importance of a problem-free smile. Discover the fundamentals of maintaining quality oral health for kids.

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