All Oral Care Information articles

September 2013

Broccoli the Superfood
September 27, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Your mother always told you to eat your broccoli for a reason. According to a recent study released by Arthritis and Rheumatism August 28, the leafy green vegetable may help slow down arthritis. Researchers from the University of East Anglia is set to begin human trials after lab studies showed that the sulforaphane in broccoli improved joint problems in cows and mice.

Rappers wearing dental grills
September 27, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Check out how mouth bling became a thing, and what it means for oral health.

Living with Sjogren's syndrome
September 26, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Read about how dry mouth factors into Sjogren's syndrome.

After Telling Miley What's What, Cher Backs it up with History of Good Oral Health
September 24, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Even Cher was ragging on Miley Cyrus' bad breath following the former Disney star's infamous performance at the MTV VMAs.

Medications lead to dry mouth
September 24, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Senior citizens are the most at-risk for dry mouth. Get things back on track by learning about the signs and remedies for this common ailment.

Post nasal drip from fall allergies: How to get rid of it!
September 20, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Constantly clearing your throat? Coughing at night? You might be experiencing post nasal drip. Here are some tips how to kick the nosy problem.

Link Shown Between Oral Bacteria and Joint Infection
September 19, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Doctors and scientists have long been concerned about a link between oral bacteria and joint health. In 2012, researchers studied a small group of participants who suffered from periodontal disease and joint disease, some of whom had joint replacements.

Best nutritious fall foods
September 18, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Does your palate seem to change with the season? Here are some of the tastiest fall foods that boost your oral health. 

Don't Get Stressed Out, Your Oral Hygiene will Thank You
September 13, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Oral hygiene is important, but experts say you shouldn't stress about it! Going to the dentist can cause anxiety and stress for many people, but it's still incredibly important to get a cleaning twice a year. At the same rate, research has shown the correlation between oral hygiene and good heart health. So whether you're stressing out at the office, or get anxious just thinking about going to the dentist, take a deep breath and realize it could be affecting both the wellbeing of your mouth and your entire body.

Video gamers' delight: real gamer fuel to keep you going for hours
September 13, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Learn the secret to staying sharp during video game marathons. 

Quick tips for treating canker sores
September 12, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Canker sores bugging you? Check out some ways to fight back.

Starting the Conversation Regarding Pregnancy and Oral Health Care
September 11, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
The importance of one's oral health is gaining attention from the media after recent studies noted more evidence that Alzheimer's disease and poor oral hygiene are linked.

Reduce Salt and Increase Fresh Herbs
September 6, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Many of us try to incorporate more vegetables and less processed foods into our diets, but it isn't always easy. Whether you are running errands throughout the day, working or trying to make food for the entire family, it can be hard to make everything from scratch. On August 29, we hope you took a step toward a healthier life and celebrated More Herbs, Less Salt Day if not, there s always next year! Herbs not only add flavor and zest to otherwise bland dishes, they contain antioxidants and vitamins for a healthy body and mouth. Ever feel like your breath is less than fresh?

7 ways to avoid bad breath
September 6, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Learn how to defeat bad breath once and for all.

Oral health issues and age: It's not just grandma's problem
September 5, 2013 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Keeping teeth as fresh, clean and white as possible starts at an early age.

Coffee: The Good and the Bad
September 4, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
A recent study published online in the journal Mayo Clinic Proceedings, found that those who drink an excessive amount of coffee could have an increased mortality rate. While coffee has been hailed for its health benefits, this new study shows that an extreme amount of coffee could have adverse effects. Coffee has been known to cause bad breath, so maybe it's best that you stick to three cups or less anyway!

Back to school: Getting A's with a healthy mouth
September 4, 2013 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Getting good grades in school isn't just about putting in the time with your books and homework - your oral health can also play a huge part in your success. 

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