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Bad Breath: When Morning Breath Becomes Halitosis

It’s often said that a true friend will tell you if you have bad breath. Bad breath, formally known as halitosis, is embarrassing and can hold you back from truly enjoying your life and social situations. Like a good friend,

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The Truth about Gum Disease: Why You Should Treat it and How to Stay Healthy

Here’s a shocker for you – 75% of people are affected by gum disease (that’s 3 out of every 4 people!), but the majority of them will never be treated properly. Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is usually

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Your Guide to Defeating Morning Breath

Everybody knows that morning breath is particularly awful. Maybe your spouse, partner, or some other member of your family has informed you that your mouth is toxic in the AM. It is likely that you have noticed it yourself! Either

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Dry Mouth and Prescriptions

If you have started taking a new medication recently, chances are your doctor told you that a side-effect would be dry mouth. This side-effect is common with many prescriptions, and it now affects nearly half of everyone over the age

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Don’t Put Up With Bad Breath

AlishaV / Foter.com / CC BY Bad breath is something all of us worry about having, and it’s a fact of life that most of us will suffer from it at least occasionally. Bad breath, or halitosis, is frequently caused

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Tips for Fresh Breath

Bad breath is a problem that everyone has to deal with at some point. It’s impossible to keep our mouths smelling fresh and clean all day, every day, especially when there are delicious things to have, like coffee or cheeseburgers

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Don’t Scare Your Family with Morning Breath this Christmas!

Are you staying at a relative’s house this holiday season? You probably want to avoid wandering downstairs for breakfast and watching your family turn their noses up at your breath. Embarrassing! Although, maybe not as bad as your robe falling

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