All Oral Health News articles

June 2012

Chair-side breath test may help dentists measure halitosis
June 26, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Instead of "ahhhh," say "ptoo!"

Doctors use gout drug to treat canker sores...wait, what?
June 25, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
The FDA restriction on marketing unapproved colchicine uses says it all.

Are people with canker sores crazier than everyone else?
June 22, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Psychologically, are people with canker sores and halitosis different from the rest of us?

Halitosis-causing tonsil stones may contain spent white blood cells
June 21, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Besides food particles and dead bacteria, your tonsil stones may also be loaded with white blood cells.

Teeth whitening kits can brighten up mouth and eradicate bad breath
June 20, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Use all-natural teeth whitening products that employ gels and trays, not strips or harsh bleaches.

Mouth breathing may aggravate tonsil stones, halitosis
June 19, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Breathing through your mouth rather than your nose can make tonsilloliths bigger faster.

Scientists associate halitosis-causing plaque with increased risk of cancer
June 15, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
While the connection is still unclear, the association is significant, researchers say.

Left to its own devices, gum disease can lead to serious oral health issues
June 6, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Dentists often have trouble convincing patients to worry about gum disease - unless, of course, those folks have already developed periodontitis...

Post-nasal drip most definitely causes bad breath
June 5, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
The causes of bad breath can be pretty complex and confusing for folks not in the field of oral health.

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