All Oral Health News articles

April 2012

Oral care probiotics work wonders for bad breath
April 30, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Who would have thought that the solution to bad breath was bacteria?

Whitening mouthwash leaves breath fresh, pearly whites their whitest
April 27, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
A little whitening mouthwash can go a long way...

Dry mouth at night makes bad breath even worse
April 27, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Unfortunately, dry mouth at night is one of the least preventable causes of bad breath.

Among other things, bacterial infection causes canker sores, halitosis
April 25, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
A canker sore can come from microbes sneaking into a tiny nick or cut. And that's not all - there are many other potential causes.

Bad breath, halitosis aren't contagious, but beware
April 25, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
It's not the "kissing disease," but still...

Whitening toothpaste kills bad breath, hides the evidence of improper brushing
April 23, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Did you know that even if you brush your teeth three times a day, you could be doing it wrong?

...And chloroform? Add that to the list of weird chemicals associated with non-specialty toothpaste brands
April 11, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
As if triclosan weren't bad enough on its own, public health experts are now suggesting that this additive (found in cheap toothpastes) may form chloroform when mixed with tap water.

Toothpaste dyes may be linked to ADHD
April 10, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Does your child's toothpaste need dyes in it in order to eliminate bad breath? Absolutely not. In fact, an FDA panel is currently investigating the potential connection between such colorants and ADHD.

Bad breath clinics do it best
April 9, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Breath clinics see what dentists' offices don't: people whose primary complaint is a strong, stinky, abiding halitosis.

The best toothpaste is triclosan-free
April 6, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
When's the last time you put a pesticide in your mouth? If you don't use specialty breath freshening products, then the answer may be "today."

Bad breath, post-nasal drip symptoms can be aggravated by pollen
April 4, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Hey! Hay fever (and bad breath) are coming back with a vengeance, in the form of post-nasal drip symptoms.

How to get rid of bad breath caused by garlic
April 2, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
The dreaded garlic breath - how do you get rid of a smell that even sticks to hands for weeks?

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