All Oral Health News articles

June 2010

By - Bad Breath Expert
Budget cuts may contribute to a worsening of bad breath

June 30, 2010 - Lawmakers in Massachusetts recently voted to remove the coverage of cavity filling from the state's subsidized health plans. The move may leave underprivileged residents vulnerable to many oral health problems including tooth decay, loss of teeth and bad breath.

Children learn the importance of oral care

June 29, 2010 - Many individuals who struggle with bad breath may have poor dental hygiene habits. These habits often start when they are young children due to a lack of education.

Tonsil stones are a silent cause of bad breath

June 23, 2010 - Many people struggle with bad breath without ever finding the root cause the problem. These individuals may want to consider checking to see if they have developed tonsil stones.

Dehydration during summer activities can lead to bad breath

June 22, 2010 - The arrival of summer may mean many things. Vacations, trips to the beach and backyard barbecues are at the top of the list for many people. However, warmer, more humid weather can cause dehydration which may lead to bad breath, among other conditions.

Millions of Americans lack dental insurance

June 18, 2010 - Access to dental care can significantly increase a person's ability to fight bad breath. Dentists can provide their patients with strategies for improving their oral health and suggest products that may be able to help them end their breath problems.

New campaign seeks to improve dental hygiene

June 18, 2010 - In an effort to increase awareness of the importance of proper oral hygiene - and the dangers of not brushing, which include bad breath - one oral health advocate group is launching a new campaign to distribute information to dentists and local communities.

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