All Oral Health News articles

May 2012

Why do antidepressants cause cotton mouth, bad breath?
May 26, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Dry mouth and halitosis can be depressing, which is a little paradoxical, if you think about it.

Post-nasal drip plus cough plus dry mouth equals bad breath
May 25, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
If you're suffering from the first and the second, chances are you've got the third.

Multivitamins don't prevent canker sores, bad breath
May 24, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Though vitamin insufficiency can cause canker sores, taking a supplement still doesn't prevent them.

Fissured tongue, dry mouth lead to bad, bad breath
May 23, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
In this case, "groovy" is a bad thing...

The history of periodontal disease runs deep
May 22, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Periodontal disease is not a new topic of scientific inquiry. Neither is bad breath, for that matter.

Tuna fish causes halitosis, and then some
May 19, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Tuna's got some weird and wild odor compounds in it, which is why it causes halitosis.

Allergy month highlights the horrors of post-nasal drip, halitosis
May 18, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Oh dear. It's the month for acknowledging allergies, oral odor and ah...achoo!

Scientists put dry mouth under the magnifying glass
May 17, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Say "ahhhh" - it's for science.

Stress causes canker sores, bad breath
May 16, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
We all know that bad breath can cause stress. But, unfortunately, the opposite is also true.

What causes peanut breath? Can oral care probiotics get rid of it?
May 15, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Help! I can't get rid of my peanut breath!

Kombucha: A stinky drink that causes halitosis, requires whitening toothpaste
May 15, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
If you've never had a sip of kombucha before, then prepare yourself - with a clothespin for your nose and whitening toothpaste for your breath.

From antiquity to today, the authorities on bad breath were rarely shy about it
May 10, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
The history of bad breath is long (and weird) indeed.

Candy for bad breath? That's sweet, but no thank you
May 4, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
It might sound like a delicious idea, but eating candy to sweeten your breath isn't that good an option.

Bad breath, halitosis aren't contagious, but beware
May 2, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
It's not the "kissing disease," but still...

Oral care probiotics work wonders for bad breath
May 1, 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
May 1, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
A little whitening mouthwash can go a long way...

Dry mouth at night makes bad breath even worse
May 1, 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
May 1, 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.

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