All Oral Care Information articles

November 2011

By - Bad Breath Expert
Can a banana ban a baby's bad breath?

November 24, 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.

Dry mouth at night can leave your mouth reeking of halitosis

November 23, 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.

Get rid of canker sores and bad breath at the same time

November 22, 2011 - Larger canker sores can last for months. Here are some methods to get rid of canker sores that medical experts often recommend.

Thanksgiving has its share of causes of halitosis

November 22, 2011 - Within hours of mopping up the last of the gravy and stuffing, your mouth becomes a cauldron of bacterial activity.

French kissing can leave you with chronic halitosis

November 22, 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.

How to whiten teeth, freshen breath: For starters, watch it with the coffee

November 17, 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.

Canker sore remedies may banish bad breath

November 12, 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.

What causes tonsil stones to smell so terrible?

November 10, 2011 - To look for tonsil stones in your own mouth, open your mouth in front of a mirror and say "Ahhh."

Post-nasal drip symptoms can point to bad breath

November 9, 2011 - How do you know you have the drip? Here are the most common post-nasal drip symptoms, in no particular order.

Cankers sores on the tongue, bad breath may be a hint to change your mouthwash

November 5, 2011 - A detergent, in your mouth! Can you see why cheap mouthwashes can leave your tongue dappled with painful canker sores?

Dog bad breath is a lot like human halitosis

November 3, 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.

Learn how to remove tonsil stones, improve bad breath

November 1, 2011 - To learn how to remove tonsil stones, it's important to understand what they are and why they give you bad breath. Fortunately, these little halitosis-causing objects are relatively easy to get rid of, at least compared to serious oral diseases like tooth decay or periodontitis.

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