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Mexican food chains spread, bad breath comes along for the ride
May 25, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
A paper released by RNCOS Industry Research Solutions indicates that the Mexican food industry has grown - and, presumably, that thousands of satisfied Americans leave such restaurants with bad breath.
Clubbers trade one kind of halitosis for another
May 20, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
If you don't miss the days when people could court bad breath by smoking indoors, including in bars, restaurants and night clubs, you're probably not alone. However, a recent study has revealed that statewide bans of smoking in clubs has led to an unintended consequence - namely, that it's much easier to smell clubbers' body odor now.
Talk about chronic bad breath...
May 19, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
While studies conflict as to whether marijuana smoke is any more or less harmful than that of cigarettes, one thing is for sure: cannabis use causes bad breath. Individuals who think otherwise may consider using a specialty breath freshening rinse, not to mention avoiding all illegal drugs.
Milk can cause bad breath in two distinct ways
May 16, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Though the term may sound exotic or made up, "milk breath" is a very real condition, one that your nose usually recognizes instantly. It is caused by dairy products, and can come about in two separate ways.
Why bad breath? Because your mouth has more bacteria than a toilet seat
May 16, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
While halitosis can occasionally seem like a biblical affliction or a karmic punishment, most researchers will tell you that oral odor boils down to one primary cause - bacteria. The reason oral care probiotics work so well is that they replace the source of bad breath itself.
Mosquitoes home in on halitosis and foot odor
May 12, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
As much as we'd all like to avoid the plague of mosquitoes that seems to attend many summertime camping trips, it may not happen this year, or any other year. Recent research has confirmed that the little blood suckers home in on bad breath, as well as foot odor, which is one reason why people with halitosis may wish to try an oral care probiotics kit.
Super smelly ferment-tastic kimchi halitosis
May 11, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Bad breath is a problem that spans continents, oceans, cultures and time periods. If you think you've got it bad, just remember that the majority of humans on this planet have suffered from halitosis, too. Take South Korea, where Reuters recently reported that researchers are looking to solve the problem of bad breath by way of a genetically modified apple.
What would you rather talk about than bad breath?
May 10, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
When it comes to topics that are taboo in polite conversation, bad breath often ranks near the top, even though the vast majority of adults have, or have suffered from, it. Even among non-grata issues between friends, halitosis often takes the cake.
Researchers hope that specially bred apples will mute bad breath
May 9, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Many people delight in quick fixes for health conditions, which is one reason why Blis K-12 Probiotic Kits are so popular. However, while many oral care probiotic products have been shown to decrease halitosis, other methods of busting bad breath have yet to be proven, including the so-called "kiss apple."
Be bold and benevolent about bad breath
May 6, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Nearly everyone has been in the situation, and it can be excruciating. Telling someone that they have bad breath is not news that most people prefer to deliver, just as it's a rare day that someone wants to hear it. Nevertheless, being open and honest about a friend's halitosis is just as important as treating it, since one naturally precedes the other.
Folks in Peru have bad breath, too
May 5, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
While it may sometimes escape your attention, bad breath is not something that just afflicts smelly co-workers, odiferous bus mates and blind dates. Halitosis is a common problem nearly everywhere in the world, and news organizations like to make much of this fact, which can certainly be reassuring.
Bacteria are the basis for almost all bad breath
May 4, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Since almost all oral odor originates in a biofilm that coats the tongue and palate, using an oral care probiotic product can be a good idea when you have halitosis. Recently, a group of dental health experts explored the causes, both oral and extra-oral, of bad breath.
Cancer survivor says onion breath was small price to pay for survival
May 2, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Of the many species of halitosis, onion breath is one of the most recognizable. Along with coffee breath, garlic breath and smoker's breath, it is hard to mistake the smell of raw onions on the air an individual breathes out. However, one Irish citizen has reported actually courting bad breath in the pursuit of better health.