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December 2011

By - Bad Breath Expert
Thomas Jefferson brought eggplant to the U.S., even though it was thought to cause bad breath

December 29, 2011 - Though the eggplant was commonly thought to cause a whole host of ailments, including bad breath, Jefferson wisely introduced it to the Americas anyway.

Legal cases mention chronic halitosis quite a bit, often to great comic effect

December 28, 2011 - You're a judge, and the case you're sitting on revolves around chronic halitosis. How could you NOT mention it in your legal decision?

What are the biggest bad-breath-causing tonsilloliths on record?

December 24, 2011 - Tonsilloliths look and smell gross. And occasionally, they can grow to a huge size.

In the name of science, researchers sniff morning breath

December 21, 2011 - It's a dirty job, but someone's got to do it. After all, smelling morning breath is a scientific pursuit.

Probiotics shut out bad breath, improve oral health

December 20, 2011 - It might sound odd, but with probiotics, you can fight fire with fire - or really, bacteria with bacteria.

Achoo! In winter, post-nasal drip and bad breath can get you down

December 15, 2011 - In a day, this common condition can cause you to swallow up to two quarts of your own mucus. Gross!

Expectant mothers should be on the lookout for pregnancy gingivitis

December 15, 2011 - Here's a quick primer on why it's important for mothers-to-be to keep their breath fresh and their mouths clean.

Why do I have bad breath and white spots on my tonsils?

December 10, 2011 - While they may look like white spots on your tonsils, these tiny objects are actually small, rounded balls of gunk lodged in your tonsils.

Like human halitosis, dog bad breath comes from a dirty mouth, or worse

December 8, 2011 - Poor oral hygiene can make oral odor exponentially worse, which is why it is important for people and puppies alike to get periodic teeth cleanings.

If you have tonsilloliths, halitosis may not be far behind

December 7, 2011 - In less time than you might think, voila! You have a tonsil stone, and some powerful bad breath in the bargain.

The best bad breath remedies are NOT a dime a dozen

December 3, 2011 - Let's be reasonable. There are many bad breath remedies out there, but very few that get results. Here, then, is a brief list of the best.

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