All Oral Health News articles

February 2012

Tongue scrapers: Perfect for when brushing doesn't make a dent in bad breath
February 28, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Extract: If you haven't considered getting a specialty tongue scraper, now may be the time to spring for one.

Post-nasal drip symptoms include bad breath
February 25, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
While it's not always easy to tell when you have post-nasal drip, one of its primary symptoms is a lingering case of halitosis.

Dry mouth products can wet palate, ease bad breath
February 25, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Simply put, dry mouth is the sensation that there's not enough saliva in your oral cavity. However, the problem's not as basic as that...

My child has evening breath. Is that the same as morning breath?
February 22, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
In the world of halitosis, is evening breath the same as morning breath?

Specialty breath fresheners wipe out bad breath, dry mouth
February 18, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Can specialty breath freshening products really knock out dry mouth as effectively as they seem to? Scientists recently put them to the test.

Dry mouth products can wet the palate, wash away bad breath
February 18, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Having a dry mouth is a more common cause of halitosis than you might think, which is why it's important to look for mouth-wetting breath fresheners whenever possible.

Antibiotics aren't an effective post-nasal drip treatment or bad breath eliminator
February 16, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Antibiotics have little to offer people with post-nasal drip, since the medications do not clear up bad breath or (according to a new study) sinusitis.

It's National Bad Breath Awareness Month!
February 16, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
It's that time of year again - the month when we openly acknowledge that most of us hate the smell of halitosis, no matter whose mouth it's coming from.

As a cure for gingivitis, lasers aren't so hot
February 15, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
While laser-based treatments may sound like an effective space-age cure for gingivitis and bad breath, their effectiveness is questionable.

Green tea counteracts teeth bleaching, not bad breath
February 10, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
If you're looking for an all-in-one teeth bleaching and bad-breath-fighting product, green tea is not for you.

Here are some ingredients you WON'T find in the best toothpaste
February 10, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
If you find any of these ingredients in the products on your bathroom shelf, then you know you're not using the best toothpaste.

Probiotic care may resolve more than just halitosis
February 7, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Whether you suffer from bad breath or just need a simple solution for your oral hygienic needs, probiotic care products can cleanse your mouth and put odor-causing bacteria to flight!

Here are 3 ingredients that get rid of bad breath the all-natural way
February 2, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Ready to get rid of bad breath without using harsh synthetic chemicals? Here are a few ingredients to look for.

The causes of halitosis: A partial rundown
February 2, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
What are the causes of halitosis? Buckle up. There are quite a few, and what you'll read below isn't even close to a complete list of them.

Athletes don't need to have a dry mouth syndrome to get bad breath
February 2, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Many athletes complain of bad breath, and even though few have a full-blown dry mouth syndrome, many still suffer from a parched palate.

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