All TheraBreath articles

December 2013

By - Bad Breath Expert
Alligator tooth regeneration

December 31, 2013 - Alligators may hold the secret of re?-growing teeth for 2014 and beyond. 

A timeline of celebrities with missing teeth

December 26, 2013 - Seven all-stars, including John Lennon, Jim Carrey and Amy Winehouse, all had run-ins with missing teeth. Read about it here.

Why some people are more prone to cavities than others

December 23, 2013 - Find out why some people are more likely to develop cavities more than others. 

Poor oral health lands identical twin in hot water

December 20, 2013 - Read about how good dental hygiene helped solve a crime of identity theft. 

Top 5 winter foods

December 20, 2013 - Looking for some healthy food choices in the dead of winter? Discover them here. 

Why is morning breath so bad?

December 19, 2013 - Morning breath happens to everyone. Find out ways to keep your A.M. funk to a minimum. 

IU delivers holiday present for homeless veterans

December 18, 2013 - Indiana University helps homeless veterans find a job by improving their dental appearance. See what you can do to help!

Anti-bacterial chemical in soap and toothpaste may be ineffective

December 17, 2013 - Triclosan, a chemical in many anti-bacterial products as well as toothpastes and mouthwashes, may be ineffective at preventing against illness. 

New Year's Eve: Best and worst alcoholic drinks for teeth

December 16, 2013 - Drinking in the New Year? Discover which beverages are best for your teeth.

New study on ancient lizard breath

December 12, 2013 - Hey you! You have lizard breath. Why, thank you.

Poor dental health linked to slower cognitive function

December 11, 2013 - Oral health and mental health were put to the test in a recent study. Discover what University of Carolina researchers found.

Top 5 ways to avoid Grinch-like smiles during Christmas

December 10, 2013 - Ever notice that the Grinch never shows his teeth when smiling? That's likely because he hasn't seen a dentist in Whoville in a while. Check out these remedies to avoid nasty oral health problems.

New sugar-free candy actually reduces cavities

December 9, 2013 - Researchers in Berlin developed a new candy that contains a good type bacteria which lowers your chances of bad breath, cavities and other oral health problems.

A breakdown of sugar substitutes

December 4, 2013 - Do artificial sweeteners cause cavities like table sugar? Find out here.

Concussions and your mouth? New Mamori mouth? guard closes in on goaline

December 3, 2013 - The mouth and jaw play a big role in concussions. Discover how new mouth? guard technology may help protect against these big-time head injuries.

Burning taste buds

December 2, 2013 - Most of us know the feeling of scalding our taste buds from hot foods or beverages. Read how it affects our mouths and how burning tongue syndrome comes into the picture.

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