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Two types of canker sores
May 13, 2014 - Fresh Breath Happenings
There are two types of canker sores: simple and complex. Both can be irritating and make simple tasks like eating, drinking and talking a challenge.
Prevent canker sores and obesity at the same time
February 11, 2013 - Oral Care Industry News
A drug that has been on the market for many years to treat canker sores is now being tested as a treatment for obesity.
As cold weather approaches, protect yourself from canker sores
October 2, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Don't let canker sores be a part of your life this winter
Canker Sores are more likely to cause Halitosis than Stomach Ulcers
September 10, 2012 - Fresh Breath Happenings
The science of halitosis is constantly evolving. Things that were once considered the main causes of bad breath have often fallen by the wayside, as research has proven them to have little or no connection to oral odor. Consider this situation: You have two kinds of ulcers - aphthous ulcers (also known as canker sores) and a stomach ulcer. Which one is causing your bad breath?
Scientists throw the kitchen sink at canker sores, halitosis
August 2, 2012 - Fresh Breath Happenings
If nothing is working, researchers apparently try throwing everything at the problem.
Herbs won't cure your canker sores, or ease bad breath
July 11, 2012 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
While herbs, spices, supplements and amino acids might not be doing much harm, they rarely have any benefit when it comes to canker sores.
Are canker sores herpes? Are they causing my bad breath?
June 28, 2012 - Fresh Breath Happenings
If you have small, painful blisters inside your mouth, does this mean you have the herpes virus?
Today's Canker Sore Treatments Beat the old ones
June 28, 2012 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
If you get a canker sore, you've got a wealth of modern treatment options at your fingertips. You can gargle a specialty alcohol-free mouthwash to neutralize the odor or, for a deeper clean, rinse with a periotherapy product. In a pinch, you can even gargle salt water! But it wasn't always this easy.
Doctors use gout drug to treat canker sores...wait, what?
June 26, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
The FDA restriction on marketing unapproved colchicine uses says it all.
To bust canker sores, stick to SLS-free, alcohol-free mouthwash
June 23, 2012 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Pour alcohol on canker sores? No thank you!
Are people with canker sores crazier than everyone else?
June 23, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Psychologically, are people with canker sores and halitosis different from the rest of us?
Multivitamins don't prevent canker sores, bad breath
May 24, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
Though vitamin insufficiency can cause canker sores, taking a supplement still doesn't prevent them.
Are canker sores contagious? Can you get them from kissing?
May 23, 2012 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Plenty of oral health problems can get passed from mouth to mouth. Can canker sores?
Among other things, bacterial infection causes canker sores, halitosis
May 1, 2012 - Oral Care Industry News
A canker sore can come from microbes sneaking into a tiny nick or cut. And that's not all - there are many other potential causes.
Can ulcers cause bad breath? Canker sores, yes. Stomach ulcers on the other hand...
March 17, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
While aphthous ulcers (a.k.a. canker sores) are an unmistakable indicator of halitosis, stomach ulcers may or may not cause oral odor.
Get rid of canker sores and bad breath all in one go
March 7, 2012 - The Science of Bad Breath
Finding a canker sore on your mouth can offer you a clue as you why you've had chronic bad breath all this time.
A Look at Canker Sores
March 2, 2012 - Fresh Breath Happenings
Few things evoke a wincing quite like the mention of a canker sore. Not to be used confused with cold sores (although those are equally disliked) canker sores are those annoying and painful sores that develop in your mouth, making it hard to eat, drink and even talk when they are at their prime.
Get rid of canker sores, bad breath in one fell swoop
January 25, 2012 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
To get rid of canker sores, halitosis and harmful bacteria quickly, try a specialty breath freshener that is all-natural and alcohol-free.
Are bad breath and canker sores on the tongue related?
January 11, 2012 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Help! I have halitosis and painful canker sores on my tongue. What going on here?
Got a canker sore? You may have bad breath too
December 7, 2011 - The Science of Bad Breath
Unlike colds sores, which occur on the outside of the lips and are caused by a virus, canker sores are bacterial in origin. It isn't microbes alone that cause them, though. They need something to lower your mouth's natural immunity first.
Get rid of canker sores and bad breath at the same time
November 22, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Larger canker sores can last for months. Here are some methods to get rid of canker sores that medical experts often recommend.
Canker sore remedies may banish bad breath
November 12, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Regardless of what causes them, aphthous ulcers can be really painful. If you're trying to impress someone with witty conversation or your honed French kissing skills, you'd better hope these little sores don't hold you back.
Cankers sores on the tongue, bad breath may be a hint to change your mouthwash
November 5, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
A detergent, in your mouth! Can you see why cheap mouthwashes can leave your tongue dappled with painful canker sores?
Canker sores in the mouth can mean halitosis on the breath
October 12, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Turn on the television, and you'll notice that many adds for mouthwash tout the benefits of alcohol-based rinses. While these products may temporarily freshen breath, they can also cause unintended side effects including gum irritation and canker sores in your mouth.
Learn to avoid canker sores, dry mouth and bad breath all at once
July 28, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
Having a canker sore can be a real pain, as can suffering from dry mouth or halitosis. Fortunately for individuals who use specialty breath fresheners to beat their bad breath, treating one condition may naturally relieve the others, depending on what product you use.
Tour de France adopts veganism, ditches canker sores
July 19, 2011 - Fresh Breath Happenings
While they may not be such a big deal in the grand scheme of things, canker sores are still a pain. They can cause unpleasant oral aching, as well as serious bad breath. Recently, a U.S. professional cyclist announced that this canker sores disappeared after he switched to veganism.
Which is worse, a dry mouth or canker sores?
July 15, 2011 - Oral Care Tips and Advice
A dry mouth is a well known cause of bad breath, which is one reason why many people choose to brush their teeth and rinse their mouths regularly. However, an ingredient in some oral health products may lead consumers to unwittingly trade parched palates for a more painful plight.
What causes canker sores? Do they lead to bad breath?
July 14, 2011 - The Science of Bad Breath
If you've ever had a canker sore, it was probably hard to ignore for long. These erosions on the inner membranes of the mouth typically cause pain and can lead to halitosis. What causes them? The sores themselves occur due to bacterial infections, but often an irritant or small cut is what opens the door for such microbial growth.
When cleaning teeth and fighting halitosis, SLS can aggravate cold sores
April 28, 2011 - The Science of Bad Breath
Any dental health professional will tell you that taking good care of your mouth and minimizing halitosis means brushing your teeth at least twice a day. However, something that may not come up during a routine dental cleaning is that fact that certain chemicals in standard toothpastes can aggravate cold sores.
Can TheraBreath PLUS Cure Sore Throats and a Cold?
December 23, 2008 - Fresh Breath Happenings