All Oral Care Information articles

December 2011

Thomas Jefferson brought eggplant to the U.S., even though it was thought to cause bad breath
December 29, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
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 - Fresh Breath Happenings
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 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Tonsilloliths look and smell gross. And occasionally, they can grow to a huge size.

With the Hydropulse Nasal-Sinus Irrigator, you can Treat Post-nasal Drip without Worrying that your Brain will be Eaten
December 24, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings

Happy Holidays to you from TheraBreath!
December 22, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings

In the name of science, researchers sniff morning breath
December 21, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
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 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
It might sound odd, but with probiotics, you can fight fire with fire - or really, bacteria with bacteria.

The Science of Teeth Whitening
December 19, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
With cavities and periodontal disease less of a concern, more dental patients have turned their attention to improving their overall appearance with teeth whitening. Cosmetic treatments have become the most common service requests from dental patients, with more than ten million Americans spending $1.7 billion a year on teeth whitening products and services.

Can You Have Bad Breath with Healthy Gums?
December 16, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings

Achoo! In winter, post-nasal drip and bad breath can get you down
December 15, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
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 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Here's a quick primer on why it's important for mothers-to-be to keep their breath fresh and their mouths clean.

Chronic Halitosis, Body Odors Say a lot About Your Personality, Studies Find
December 12, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
So you think you're pretty good at reading people? Well, imagine being able to guess a person's personality from their body odor, or from their chronic halitosis! While that might sound like pure science fiction, it has lately become science fact. Several groups of researchers recently discovered that you can tell a lot about someone by their scent.

Why do I have bad breath and white spots on my tonsils?
December 10, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
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 - Fresh Breath Happenings
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.

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Toothpaste
December 8, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings

If you have tonsilloliths, halitosis may not be far behind
December 7, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
In less time than you might think, voila! You have a tonsil stone, and some powerful bad breath in the bargain.

TheraBreath - 1, Bad Breath 0
December 6, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
If you've never given halitosis much thought, it's time for you to start. While having bad breath may not seem like a big deal, it can do more than isolate you from your friends and repel potential dates. Oral odor may also indicate poor dental hygiene. Regardless of what is causing your bad breath, TheraBreath is here to treat it.

The best bad breath remedies are NOT a dime a dozen
December 3, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
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.

BLIS Probiotics Treat Bad Breath with an Army of Healthy Bacteria
December 2, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
If you've been wondering about the future of bad breath treatment, then look no further than TheraBreath's BLIS Probiotics. These cutting-edge halitosis therapies do what no other breath freshener can, which is to naturally limit your mouth's ability to produce bad breath.

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