All TheraBreath articles

February 2012

By - Bad Breath Expert
Tongue scrapers: Perfect for when brushing doesn't make a dent in bad breath

February 28, 2012 - 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 - 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 - 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...

Today in history: Modernized toothbrushes stop using swine hair to deliver toothpaste, kill bad breath

February 25, 2012 - Toothpaste-lovers, rejoice!

When it comes to bad breath, a tongue scraper can make all the difference

February 24, 2012 - Do you have a tongue scraper? Many people don't, even though these specialty instruments are one of the keys to fresh breath.

Occasionally, bad breath kills

February 23, 2012 - Can bad breath be lethal? You be the judge.

My child has evening breath. Is that the same as morning breath?

February 22, 2012 - In the world of halitosis, is evening breath the same as morning breath?

White spots on the tonsils: A sure sign of bad breath

February 22, 2012 - If you can see little flecks or white spots on your tonsils, you almost certainly have bad breath. Here's why.

Specialty breath fresheners wipe out bad breath, dry mouth

February 18, 2012 - 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 - 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.

What does Leap Day have to do with bad breath?

February 17, 2012 - They couldn't possibly have anything to do with one another, right? Well, if you look hard enough, you can spot little connections between our halitosis and the extra day we tack onto the calendar.

Antibiotics aren't an effective post-nasal drip treatment or bad breath eliminator

February 16, 2012 - 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 - 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.

Halitosis: It's real, so don't overintellectualize it!

February 16, 2012 - Occasionally, it's tempting to overthink the existence of halitosis. Do I really have it? Is it really even a thing? Yes, you do, and yes, unfortunately, it is.

Odor-fighting TheraBreath toothpaste wins gold medal for taste

February 16, 2012 - Not many specialty toothpaste brands can brag that their product's taste has won a gold medal. But we can.

As a cure for gingivitis, lasers aren't so hot

February 15, 2012 - While laser-based treatments may sound like an effective space-age cure for gingivitis and bad breath, their effectiveness is questionable.

Couldn't get rid of bad breath on Valentine's Day? Here's why

February 15, 2012 - Having halitosis on Valentine's Day can be a real romance-killer, especially if you try to eliminate it but just can't get rid of bad breath.

Newspaper reader needs bad breath remedies ASAP

February 14, 2012 - You know your partner's halitosis is bad when you're writing to a nationally syndicated newspaper asking for advice on bad breath remedies.

Green tea counteracts teeth bleaching, not bad breath

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

At least one mouthwash brand used to make cigarettes

February 10, 2012 - We are not making this up. And no, we are not the mouthwash brand in question.

Natural Toothpaste

February 10, 2012 - Now that we've told you what NOT to buy, here are the ingredients you'll find in the world's best toothpaste brands for bad breath.

Here are some ingredients you WON'T find in the best toothpaste

February 10, 2012 - If you find any of these ingredients in the products on your bathroom shelf, then you know you're not using the best toothpaste.

The long, gross history of periodontal disease

February 7, 2012 - Fair warning: Do not read this blog post before or during a meal.

Probiotic care may resolve more than just halitosis

February 7, 2012 - 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 - 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 - 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 - Many athletes complain of bad breath, and even though few have a full-blown dry mouth syndrome, many still suffer from a parched palate.

What causes dry mouth? Is it what's giving me bad breath?

February 2, 2012 - I brush, floss and rinse with some that mouthwash that really burns, but I still get bad breath on the way to my interviews. What's going on here?

Dehydration is one of the causes of dry mouth, bad breath

February 2, 2012 - Getting exercise shouldn't have be synonymous with getting halitosis...

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