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Fri, 16 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400Bad breath is generally caused by odor producing bacteria present in large quantities in the mouth, and the white film of plaque coated on our teeth. The most significant of all the bad breath home remedies is careful and proper cleaning of teeth, twice a day on a regular basis...
Thu, 08 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400Dry Mouth and post nasal drip are among the many causes of bad breath. A bad breath cure that is appropriate for your situation can be determined once you find out what caused your bad breath. Some bad breath cures include drinking eight glasses of water each day and replacing the fish, chicken, beef, etc. in your diet with vegetables and fruits.
Tue, 06 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400Bad breath causes awkward situations for individuals all the time. If you are one of those who attend many business meetings, have a large social network or there is somebody special in your life, the last thing you want to have to worry about is having bad breath. To get rid of bad breath, it is first necessary for us to take a look at some common bad breath causes...
Fri, 19 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Bad Breath, also known as Halitosis (Halitosis is the medical term for 'bad breath') is an extremely restrictive condition, and it affects millions of people. It restricts people from leading a normal life. Have you ever shied away from a conversation because you knew you had bad breath ? Or have you ever cut a conversation short because the person you spoke to had bad breath ? There wouldn't be a person on the planet who hasn't. Bad breath is a social turn-off.
Mon, 21 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500Halitosis can come from many sources. It is important that a patient does see a dentist if he has bad breath to find the exact cause of the problem, and to eliminate possible oral sources. After that, if it is determined that the source of the odor is coming from the lungs or from the stomach, which is the most likely, then the patient will be referred to the appropriate specialist.
Sun, 13 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500This article provides insight into the treatment and causes of chronic halitosis. Please review this article and take the necessary steps required to insure good oral health. Recurring and ongoing bad breath is medically termed as chronic halitosis. This condition has a number of causes. Please be aware of your smelly breath, as it may be a sign of some other more systemic and potentially serious illness. Such as: uremia, liver failure, and diabetic ketoacidosis, rotting teeth or gum disease.
Tue, 17 Nov 2009 00:00:00 -0500Bad breath is a everyday health problem in the society. Offensive smell from the mouth may be due to distinct reasons.The main reason is the presence of anaerobic bacteria in the biofilm formed on the tongue .These bacteria degrades the proteins present in the food leading in the production of some offensive gases like hydrogen sulphide, skatol, etc.
Mon, 16 Feb 2009 00:00:00 -0500Halitosis or Bad breath is an embarrassing problem that is commonly seen in a number of people globally. It is a condition that can be treated effectively as long as the cause of the bad breath is addressed. It has been found that the causes range widely but 85-90 per cent of all the causes originate from the mouth itself.
Wed, 28 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500In the vast majority of all cases, disorders in taste and bad breath are caused by anaerobic bacteria, which produces sulfur and lives in your throat, below the tongue and in the tonsils, if you didn't have them removed. When the environment they live in changes in some way, these bacteria will react by releasing sulfur compounds, which taste bad and smell the same.
Wed, 28 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500Bad breath is generally caused by bacteria, which releases sulfur compounds, when certain changes are made to its environment. In most cases, these changes are caused by food. The fact that Garlic and Onion causes bad breath isn't news for anyone. But, do you know why they cause bad breath? It's because both garlic and onions have sulfur compounds.
Wed, 28 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500Did you ever try to see if you have bad breath? Well, you can't do that. It's actually impossible to see what kind of breath you have. Yes, even if you exhale the air and keep the hands close to the mouth and nose, you still can't smell your own breath.
Mon, 15 Dec 2008 00:00:00 -0500Here's a quick bad breath test for you. Cupping your hands over your mouth and breath, go ahead and give it a nice long exhale. Ready? Ok, take a big smell. How is it? If you find it bad, it is much worse to others as we are generally a little immune to our own odors.
Tue, 11 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500Needless to say, dry mouth is one of the main causes of bad breath. Try to smell your breath the moment your mouth goes dry. You are most likely to notice that your breath is turning from good to foul right then. Dry mouth is a medical condition also known as xerostomia. It can strike as a mild disease or as a very severe one. And the most common consequences of this condition are gum diseases, tooth decay, and halitosis.
Wed, 05 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500Bad breath is a common health problem which greatly affects the day to day activities of so many people. The offensive odor from the mouth is unpleasant to those who come in close contact with bad breathers. The problem will be doubled by psychological trauma leading to depression. The sufferers from this problem will be isolated from the society. This can even lead to marital disharmony.
Wed, 05 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500Bad breath is a common health problem in the society. Offensive smell from the mouth may be due to various reasons. The main reason is the presence of anaerobic bacteria in the biofilm formed on the tongue. These bacteria degrades the proteins present in the food resulting in the production of some offensive gases like hydrogen sulphide, skatol.
Thu, 09 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400Dealing with bad breath could be a frustrating experience. If it were on you, there surely are a lot of ways, methods, and cure available to you. But what if somebody else has it? And what if that person is so clueless about it? Can you tell him not to talk to you at all? Or would you leave the group because the speaker has bad breath? If you don't know how to deal with it, here are tips you can follow...
Thu, 09 Oct 2008 00:00:00 -0400You walk up to your colleague to talk to him about an important issue at work. As soon as he starts talking, you have to turn your head away due to the stench coming from his mouth. Bad breath is an embarrassing problem not just for the person suffering from it but also for the one who has to bear it. Often people find it difficult to bring it up to the person's notice. So, if someone complained to you about your breath, you probably have bad breath.
Mon, 18 Aug 2008 00:00:00 -0400Bad breath can prove to be a big turn-off for many people. The consequences of going through life with bad breath can prove to be a very devastating experience for many sufferers. With more than 90 people suffering from chronic bad breath, it is certainly not an issue to be dismissed lightly. Now, how do you get rid of bad breath effectively without breaking your bank to do it?
Mon, 28 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400Bad breath is breath that has a disagreeable odor. It's also called as halitosis. This odor can hit from time to time, otherwise it can be long-lasting, depending on the reasons. Millions of bacteria exist in the mouth, mainly on the back of the tongue. In a lot of people, they are the main causes of bad breath. The mouth's warm, moist situation is ideal for the increase of these bacteria. A large amount bad breath is caused by something in the mouth.
Mon, 28 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400Halitosis, oral malodor (scientific term) and , breath odor, foul breath, fetor oris, fetor ex ore, or most commonly bad breath are those terms used to describe noticeably unpleasant odors exhaled in breathing whether the smell is a from an oral source or not. Halitosis has a major impact - personally and socially - on those who suffer from it or to believe they do (halitophobia), and is estimated to be the 3rd most common reason for seeking dental aid, following tooth decay and periodontal disease.
Wed, 09 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400Store shelves are overflowing with mints, mouthwashes and other products designed to help people combat and prevent bad breath. Yet these products help control bad breath (halitosis) only temporarily. Certain foods, health conditions and habits are among the causes of bad breath. In many cases, you can improve bad breath with proper dental hygiene. But, if simple self-care techniques don't solve the problem, you may want to see your dentist to be sure a more serious condition isn't causing your bad breath.
Sun, 08 Jun 2008 00:00:00 -0400Many rumors circulate from time to time about the cause of chronic bad breath, or halitosis. Does it emanate from the mouth or actually from somewhere in the gastrointestinal tract? You can almost rule out the theory of bad breath(BB) coming from places other than the mouth. The esophagus is collapsed normally and air can only escape in the form of the occasional burp! If your mouth and teeth are healthy (unhealthy or infected gums and teeth would be an immediate cause of bad breath) you should first check the dorsum, or that area on the back of the tongue.
Thu, 29 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400If you find that no matter how much tooth brushing you do, you still seem to suffer from bad breath, and if you further find that your tongue that gone a strange whitish color, you may be very close to a simple solution. Tongue cleaning or scraping is an important task to incorporate into your daily brushing routine to keep it clean and make it as difficult as possible for bacteria to gain a foothold.
Fri, 02 May 2008 00:00:00 -0400The foods eaten also are a potential cause of halitosis. Certain foods, such as garlic, onions and certain spices are frequently cited as cause for a person's bad breath. Both vegetarians and those who eat large quantities of meat may develop bad breath due, in part, to the digestive process. Digestion begins in the mouth. Saliva has enzymes which begin the digestion process, and the type of food eaten can affect the food chemistry of the mouth.
Wed, 09 Jan 2008 00:00:00 -0500How will you feel if your sweetheart will refuse a kiss at the end of a day? We all get up in the morning with an awful smelly bad breath. Most of us solve this problem by simply brushing their teeth, but for the rest, unlucky ten percent of the population, the smell stays all day long. In this article I will give you the short story of my bad breath problem and the solution I have found.