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February 2013

Since All Diets Cause Bad Breath, Not Everyone is a Good Judge of Halitosis
February 27, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Why are some people so sensitive to halitosis, while others seem to be almost immune to the smell of bad breath? There are several reasons, including basic physical factors like a hypersensitive nose or the presence of an unfamiliar or especially strong scent. But, overall, we can chalk up insensitivity to bad breath to the fact that all diets, not matter how veggie-heavy, appear to cause halitosis.

Bad Breath Even Haunts the Most Beautiful Celebrities
February 25, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings

Battle Post Nasal Drip the Natural Way
February 21, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings

Did you get your free French Kiss?
February 18, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings

Don't let stress dry out your mouth
February 15, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Stress does crazy things to your body, and can quickly cause your mouth to dry out, creating even more stress.

How About a French Kiss for Valentine's Day?
February 14, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings

Don't be Tempted with Heart-shaped Treats that Ruin Your Breath
February 13, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Ever wonder why winter holidays are famous for their delicious treats? We sure did! From Christmas to Valentine's Day, seasonal aisles are packed to the brim with tasty chocolates, candies and cookies. Not only are some of these goodies terrible for your waistline, but they can quickly ruin the romantic mood by causing bad breath and other oral health issues.

Kick post nasal drip once and for all
February 13, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Post nasal drip is uncomfortable and may make you feel self-conscious, but don't - there are quick and easy ways to combat this from home.

Why is your dry mouth causing you discomfort?
February 12, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
If you know why you're experiencing dry mouth, you can cut it off at the source and live without bad breath or other harsh side effects.

Get Some Extra Love This Valentine's Day!
February 11, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings

Get the Down-low on Carbonated Beverages and Oral Health
February 7, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
We all know that gulping down a tall glass of water can do wonders to our health, but sometimes H2O doesn't satisfy your craving for something bubbly. Before you reach for your drink of choice, you may be surprised to find out that not all carbonated beverages are created equal - especially when it comes to the health of your mouth.

Keep a minty fresh mouth this Valentine's Day
February 6, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
As Valentine's Day is right around the corner, you'll want to make sure your breath stays minty fresh all evening long.

Use Nature's Wonders to Whiten Your Teeth
February 5, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Our mouths are the gateway to our health, and one of the first things a person notices about one another - keeping it fresh and clean is important. If you're going on a first date, heading to a high school reunion or sitting down for your first class in college, having a great smile can boost your confidence and even make you look younger. As we age, our teeth naturally get yellow because of all the food and beverages that attack them. Whitening your teeth can make you feel more comfortable in your skin, but you don't have to use harsh chemicals to peel off the layers of nasty yellow to make that happen.

Celebrate Pet Dental Health Month
February 5, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Take care of your pet's mouth so you aren't overcome with bad dog breath, and to prevent oral diseases.

Stop biting your nails! Your breath may be suffering
February 4, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Give your mouth a makeover by stopping your nail biting for good - it will help you stave off ailments like gingivitis as well as bad breath.

Get the Family into a Healthy Routine this Year
February 1, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Most people are striving for good physical and mental health, and with the new year upon us, many are taking this time to reevaluate their routine to look and feel better. Committing to good oral health care is the perfect New Year's resolution for young and old because it is an essential part of becoming a healthy person. Our mouths are the gateway to our health, and bad breath, cavities and other issues make it apparent that we are not taking good care of ourselves. The California Dental Association urges people young and old to practice good hygiene this year.

Keep your child's mouth fresh and clean
February 1, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Parents should show encouragement for children to begin a healthy regimen of brushing and flossing for a lifetime of good oral hygiene.

Don't let your diet ruin your breath
February 1, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
If you're on a low-carb diet, your breath may be stinking up the place

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