All Oral Health News articles

June 2012

By - Bad Breath Expert
Chair-side breath test may help dentists measure halitosis

June 27, 2012 - Instead of "ahhhh," say "ptoo!"

Doctors use gout drug to treat canker sores...wait, what?

June 26, 2012 - The FDA restriction on marketing unapproved colchicine uses says it all.

Are people with canker sores crazier than everyone else?

June 23, 2012 - Psychologically, are people with canker sores and halitosis different from the rest of us?

Halitosis-causing tonsil stones may contain spent white blood cells

June 22, 2012 - Besides food particles and dead bacteria, your tonsil stones may also be loaded with white blood cells.

Teeth whitening kits can brighten up mouth and eradicate bad breath

June 21, 2012 - Use all-natural teeth whitening products that employ gels and trays, not strips or harsh bleaches.

Mouth breathing may aggravate tonsil stones, halitosis

June 20, 2012 - Breathing through your mouth rather than your nose can make tonsilloliths bigger faster.

Scientists associate halitosis-causing plaque with increased risk of cancer

June 16, 2012 - While the connection is still unclear, the association is significant, researchers say.

Left to its own devices, gum disease can lead to serious oral health issues

June 7, 2012 - Dentists often have trouble convincing patients to worry about gum disease - unless, of course, those folks have already developed periodontitis...

Post-nasal drip most definitely causes bad breath

June 7, 2012 - The causes of bad breath can be pretty complex and confusing for folks not in the field of oral health.

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