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By Sylvia Booth Hubbard Do you have bad breath? You sinuses could be the cause. More than 25 million Americans suffer from sinus problems, and a sudden bout of halitosis is a common symptom of a sinus infection. Sinusitis increases the amount of mucous and causes bacteria already in the mouth to thrive. According to […]
By Times Colonist (Victoria)September 1, 2007 CHICAGO — On the list of social offences, bad breath ranks right up there with flatulence and body odour. And while store shelves are well stocked with remedies ranging from chewing gum and mouthwash to breath strips and drops, researchers are just starting to understand the science of bad […]
Hold your hand over your mouth like a mask and exhale. Sniff. What do you smell? Hopefully you smell nothing much at all, except perhaps toothpaste or a reminder of lunch. Or ask someone you really trust and feel comfortable with to take a quick whiff of your breath. What do they smell? Your breath’s […]
Bad breath, medically called halitosis, can result from poor dental health habits and may be a sign of other health problems. Bad breath can also be made worse by the types of foods you eat and other unhealthy lifestyle habits. How Does What You Eat Affect Breath? Basically, all the food you eat begins to […]
Bad breath, also called halitosis, can be an embarrassing problem. It can be caused by the foods you eat, dry mouth, tobacco products, or a medical disorder. Maintaining proper oral health can help reduce or eliminate bad breath. Bad Breath Causes Bad breath (halitosis) can be caused by a variety of things including diet, medication, […]