All Oral Care Information articles

August 2013

Miley: Your tongue shows you may have bad breath!
August 27, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Miley Cyrus is getting hammered with critical comments after her performance at the VMAs, but she may also be suffering from bad breath!

Encourage your college student to maintain a healthy mouth
August 26, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Send your college student off to school this year without worrying about his or her oral health. 

Doctor's Orders: Have a Cup of Cocoa a Day
August 26, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
A new study released in the August 7 issue of Neurology possibly found a new preventative measure for aging adults fighting memory loss and dementia. No, it's not eating a greater quantity of healthier foods and exercising although that helps! Researchers found that seniors who drank two cups of hot cocoa every day for a month performed better on memory and thinking exams than those who didn't have the chocolaty drink.

Milk can Help Fight Cavities
August 22, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Did your mom ever tell you to drink a glass of milk each day? She was right. Research conducted at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry found that drinking milk after sugary meals, like cereal, can reduce dental plaque buildup and prevent the erosion of tooth enamel. And no, we don't mean the sugary milk that's left at the bottom of the bowl.

Don't neglect your breath on Kiss and Make up Day
August 20, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Kiss and Make up Day is August 25, so make sure that your breath is minty fresh! 

Diet over exercise: a multi-pronged examination
August 19, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
A well-balanced diet is necessary for a healthy body and mouth, and fitness experts believe it trumps exercise for weight loss. 

Did you Celebrate National Beer Day?
August 19, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
On a hot summer day, there are few things better in life than an ice-cold, frosty brew. Whether it is in celebration, to relax or de-stress, hoppy beverages serve us in many ways August 5, was a chance to celebrate National Beer Day with a cold one or two, but we hope you didn t forget about your oral health! Some health experts warn us against drinking too much beer because it can add to our waistline, but others praise moderate drinking for its heart-healthy benefits. Yes, you read that right - benefits. Follow these guidelines whenever you reach for a cold one (presuming you re of age, of course!) to make sure that your oral health isn't suffering while reaping the rewards of knocking back a few.

Even celebrities have bad breath
August 15, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Even some of Hollywood's finest suffer from bad breath, and some are quite notorious for it. 

Periodontal Disease may Influence Respiratory Health
August 15, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Your entire body works on its own to maintain function and a healthy system, so it should come as no surprise that what goes on in your mouth will have a lasting effect on the rest of the body.

Celebrate Men's Grooming Day with a healthy mouth
August 13, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
On August 16, Men's Grooming Day is the perfect excuse to revamp your oral health regimen and maintain a pristine mouth. 

Embrace garlic's beneficial properties
August 13, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Garlic has long been recognized for its beneficial properties, but unfortunately it doesn't benefit your breath. 

First date no-no: bad breath
August 12, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
A recent study found that the majority of women would opt out of a second date based on bad breath. 

Prepare for Summer's Most Fun Events and Festivals
August 12, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
With the summer in full swing and festival season well underway for music fans across the country, there are a few things that die-hard audiophiles can take into consideration when attending the next big event. And what better way to prepare, than to take advice than from the newest release from 1990s grunge rockers, the Pixies? What kind of advice can festival goers take from the tune "Bagboy?"

Is your pup catching your yawn?
August 8, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
A recent study found that dogs respond to their owner's yawns, making it ever more important to keep up with pet's oral health. 

Top Causes of Tooth Sensitivity
August 8, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Is it painful when you drink really cold beverages or eat ice cream? Tooth sensitivity can arise for a number of reasons, and it can make it difficult to enjoy some of your favorite foods and drinks. From using harsh whitening treatments to having a high amount of dental plaque on the teeth, your tooth sensitivity may not be entirely treatable, but you can take measures to ease the pain. Here are a few of the top reasons why you may have sensitive teeth:

Keep your mouth healthy with folic acid
August 6, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Folic acid is an important part of our diets, and it can play a major role in keeping the mouth in top condition. 

TheraBreath's Freshened up a bit Let's Celebrate!
August 5, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings

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