All TheraBreath articles

September 2011

Plumes of Bad Breath, Oral Compounds Help Rescuers Find Trapped Humans
September 30, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Do you care about your bad breath enough to consider using TheraBreath's specialty mouth freshening products? If so, you may be interested in some of the wild directions that breath research has gone in lately.

Dentists may be poorly educated about diagnosing, treating bad breath
September 29, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
When it comes to recognizing and treating bad breath, new research suggests that you shouldn't necessarily rely on your dentist to do all the legwork. A study conducted among a group of dental school students found that many were unaware of the oral causes of, and appropriate treatments for, halitosis.

Scientists develop litmus test for bad breath
September 29, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
There are several ways to detect bad breath. The simplest is the tried-and-true sniff test, in which you breathe or cough into your cupped hands and then smell the result. However, this method doesn't always work very well, which is one reason why scientists are continually developing new and more accurate ways to pinpoint halitosis.

Treating bad breath involves knowing what it's made of
September 27, 2011 - The Science of Bad Breath
So you have halitosis and you want to get rid of it? Leave it to the experts at TheraBreath, who have spent years investigating the causes of oral odor. They know that treating bad breath, not to mention other oral health conditions, often means knowing what makes breath bad in the first place.

Dr. Katz Recommends Oxygenating, Mouth-Moistening Rinses for Bad Breath
September 26, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings

TheraBreath Toothpaste & Lozenges now available at Target
September 23, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings

Bad breath causes include vitamin deficiencies
September 22, 2011 - The Science of Bad Breath
Whether you suffer from chronic halitosis or sporadic oral odor, it can be hard to identify bad breath causes. After all, while few things contribute freshening breath - namely, reigning in bacterial growth by using an oxygenating oral product - many different factors can ruin your breath, often in a matter of minutes.

Studies indicate that specialty rinses can neutralize morning breath
September 21, 2011 - The Science of Bad Breath
It's not easy waking up with morning breath every day. This form of halitosis is not only pungent but also nearly impossible to prevent. After all, how are you supposed to train your mouth to stay closed all night?

Morning breath: Halitosis at its funkiest
September 21, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Most people suffer from morning breath at one point or another, but few know exactly why they have it. If you associate this form of halitosis with a dry mouth, you're well on your way to understanding how such bad breath occurs, as well as how to eliminate it.

Scientists create 'breathalyzer' for swine flu, halitosis
September 20, 2011 - Oral Care Industry News
You may have read about breathalyzer-like devices that can sniff out halitosis, but did you know that a new technology can do the same for influenza?

Herbs are not necessarily a halitosis cure
September 20, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
If you're in need of a halitosis cure, you may need to look no farther than a specialty breath freshening kit, especially one that includes a tongue scraper, an odor-neutralizing rinse and a daily probiotics regimen. Such products can be a radical improvement over complementary breath freshening methods, like chewing herbs or roots.

Post-Nasal Drip Can Cause Bad Breath, Especially During Allergy Season
September 19, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Suffering from post-nasal drip can be a real drag, particularly if you have seasonal allergies. Not only can sinus drainage lead to coughing and sore throat, but it may also result in powerful bad breath. This is a problem that TheraBreath offers numerous specialty solutions for.

Periodontal disease turns mouths into bad breath factories
September 19, 2011 - The Science of Bad Breath
Though it can do much worse, one of the most noticeable side effects of periodontal disease is halitosis. An infection of this kind can be quite serious, ultimately putting more than your breath at risk, which is one reason why it is important to use specialty breath fresheners that neutralize the oral bacteria that cause gum disease.

Specialty rinses nix halitosis and ensure healthy gums
September 19, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Just as most folks have difficulty smelling their own bad breath, many people are under the impression that that have healthy gums when, in fact, they don't. By avoiding specialty oral care products and leaving gum tissue to its own devices, you are essentially inviting gingivitis to make itself at home.

Xylitol teeth-whitening gum leaves breath fresh
September 15, 2011 - The Science of Bad Breath
If you've ever popped a stick of sugar-free gum and wondered why it didn't immediately reduce your bad breath, you may have been chewing a product that didn't contain xylitol. This substance is widely considered to be a teeth-whitening magic bullet in the ongoing fight against halitosis and dental decay.

'Life hackers' use probiotics to skirt bad breath
September 15, 2011 - Oral Care Industry News
You may have heard the term probiotics without knowing precisely what it refers to or what bearing it has on bad breath. Many people find that they associate the word with the promotion of good digestion and a healthy gut, which is one of the main uses of probiotic products. However, these days people are also putting probiotics to work in the battle against halitosis.

Dietary supplements can replace fresh breath with bad breath
September 13, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Without specialty breath care products, maintaining fresh breath can be a real chore. Not only do plenty of foods and beverages lead to halitosis, but vitamin supplements occasionally do the same, according to an article published by the popular health resource LiveStrong.

Which Preventable Action Leads to Bad Breath?
September 12, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings

Is treating bad breath with peppers a good idea?
September 12, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
So you want to know if treating bad breath with chili peppers is a good idea? Well, I can tell you that your family is on the right track, even though they are ultimately wrong about using spices for halitosis.

Tooth infections, signalled by bad breath, can be dangerous
September 9, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
If you've ever suffered from bad breath and a toothache at the same time, then prepare to be shocked. Recently, it was reported that a 24-year-old Cincinnati resident died after letting an aching jaw (caused by an infected tooth) get out of hand.

Bad breath and tonsil stones go hand in hand
September 8, 2011 - The Science of Bad Breath
What is a tonsil stone, and what does it have to do with halitosis? While you may not be familiar with the term "tonsillolith" or what it represents - a small accumulation of smelly gunk on your tonsils - you're probably quite aware of the halitosis they cause, even if you've never connected the two things in your mind before.

Venus Williams announces she has dry mouth-causing autoimmune disorder
September 7, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Dry mouth is one of the prime causes of bad breath, but not everyone has control over the moisture level of their palate. Besides being caused by smoking, aerobic exercise, heavy panting, anxiety or mouth breathing, a dry tongue may also be the result of Sjogren's syndrome. Fortunately, TheraBreath makes a specialty product that can address bad breath caused by an arid palate.

Probiotics can put bad breath in its place
September 7, 2011 - The Science of Bad Breath
Have you read about the amazing things that probiotics can accomplish? Did you wonder what exactly these products are? If so, read on. Below is a description of probiotic kits for oral health, which are a group of products in the vanguard of anti-halitosis technology.

Antimicrobial mouthrinses are practically a halitosis cure
September 2, 2011 - The Science of Bad Breath
Looking for a halitosis cure? Specialty breath freshening mouthwashes may be the answer, since plenty of research suggests that using an antimicrobial rinse can knock out oral bacteria and dramatically reduce bad breath.

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