All TheraBreath articles

April 2012

By - Bad Breath Expert
With Chronic Halitosis, Quality of Life Goes out the Window

April 27, 2012 -

Boxing and bad breath remedies

April 26, 2012 - In the ring, boxers can quickly develop bad breath.

Halitosis and football

April 25, 2012 - On the gridiron, some players' halitosis has become the stuff of legend.

Baseball and bad breath

April 24, 2012 - The Great American Pastime was once much more prone to the Great American Affliction: bad breath.

Whitening toothpaste kills bad breath, hides the evidence of improper brushing

April 24, 2012 - Did you know that even if you brush your teeth three times a day, you could be doing it wrong?

Halitosis Drives People to Extreme Measures

April 24, 2012 - If there's one lesson I've learned from being a halitosis professional, it's that people will try virtually anything to get rid of bad breath. And who can blame them? Oral odor is difficult to get rid of at the best of times, so much so that it's usually advisable to ditch one's run-of-the-mill dental products in favor of a specialty breath freshening regimen.

To put the kibosh on bad breath, rinse with an alcohol-free mouthwash

April 21, 2012 - It's possibly the most important step in your breath-freshening regimen: rinsing with an alcohol-free mouthwash.

Know when to accept a mint for fresh breath, and when to say no

April 20, 2012 - Someone offers you a mint for fresh breath. Do you accept?

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April 20, 2012 -

If You can't get rid of Bad Breath, can an Employer get rid of you?

April 20, 2012 - Halitosis in the workplace: It's one of those things that can instantly put you off your lunch or, if you're the one with the odor problem, may get you in hot water with your superiors. But can it get you fired? Should you get rid of bad breath before your boss starts toying with the idea of getting rid of you?

Kanye, you can use 'TheraBreath'!

April 19, 2012 - Nobody's too cool - or too cold - for fresh breath.

NBA bad breath watch: Vince Carter blows halitosis Rudy Gay's face

April 19, 2012 - There's no foul called for it, but puffing bad breath into another NBA player's face is usually considered to be in poor taste...er, smell.

Studies Show Most People Have Some Sign of Gum Disease

April 17, 2012 - With 70 percent of people over the age of 36 showing signs of periodontal disease, dental professionals must consistently communicate to their patients the significance of prevention or halting gum disease in its early stages. Over the past few decades, the dentistry profession has made significant progress in eliminating cavities. However, gum disease remains a significant, but preventable and treatable health threat to the public.

Hoover hated halitosis (be it oral or, uh, 'mental')

April 13, 2012 - The nation's former FBI director was not above name-calling or cracking wise about halitosis.

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April 13, 2012 -

...And chloroform? Add that to the list of weird chemicals associated with non-specialty toothpaste brands

April 12, 2012 - 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.

Beer makes fresh breath funky, skunky

April 12, 2012 - And it doesn't take a breathalyzer to notice it, either.

Toothpaste dyes may be linked to ADHD

April 11, 2012 - 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.

Who is more prone to chronic halitosis, men or women?

April 11, 2012 - In the battle of the sexes, the question of chronic halitosis still perplexes.

Zac Efron says: To get rid of Bad Breath, Skip the Tuna and Onions

April 11, 2012 - Though he recently denied being a heartthrob, actor Zac Efron has kissed his fair share of starlets onscreen - from Vanessa Hudgens in High School Musical to, most recently, Taylor Schilling in The Loved One. The latter has a steamy bedroom scene, one that Efron said frequently made him and his co-star giggle. So what helped keep him in character? In a recent TV interview, he recounted his quest to get rid of bad breath by skipping smelly foods.

Bad breath clinics do it best

April 10, 2012 - Breath clinics see what dentists' offices don't: people whose primary complaint is a strong, stinky, abiding halitosis.

Cures for Halitosis?

April 9, 2012 - As a dentist, and an oral care expert, I am constantly being asked about cures for bad breath. Some are more out-there than others. While there are many so-called cures for halitosis, are they really effective? Here are some that you might find interesting and are definitely worth noting.

The best toothpaste is triclosan-free

April 7, 2012 - 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 6, 2012 - Hey! Hay fever (and bad breath) are coming back with a vengeance, in the form of post-nasal drip symptoms.

Bad breath treatments that work, and those that don't

April 6, 2012 - Want a quick cheat sheet on the best (and worst) bad breath treatments? Read on.

How to get rid of bad breath caused by garlic

April 6, 2012 - The dreaded garlic breath - how do you get rid of a smell that even sticks to hands for weeks?

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April 5, 2012 -

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