halitosis Tag

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Good Breath, Bad Breath

A new article in Smithsonian magazine titled, “The History and Science Behind Terrible Breath” asks the important question: “Persistent mouth-stink has been dousing the flames of passion for millennia. Why haven’t we come up with a cure?” It’s an entertaining and informative look at the...

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Bad Breath Busters

  Food for Better Breath Did you know that there are certain foods for improving your breath? If you are sometimes self-conscious about your breath, these specific foods may give you greater confidence. So while you will still need to brush and floss daily, try the following foods...

A regular exam of the tongue is critical for maintaining oral health.

The Importance of a Healthy Tongue

Say Ahhh! The tongue is a powerful and useful part of your anatomy. Besides using it to taunt siblings and rivals as a child, you use your tongue in speech, for chewing and swallowing, preparing your food for digestion and recognizing objects in your mouth that...

Talk About Bad Breath

Talk About Bad Breath

We can all be grateful that dental hygiene and practices have come a long way since historic times. If we think we have bad breath after waking up each morning, just think of the people who lived three thousand years ago! Bad breath was undoubtedly...

The Sacramento Dentistry Group offers solutions for bad breath.

Battle of the Bacteria

Can "Good" Bacteria Affect "Bad" Bacteria? As mentioned in our last article, many things influence whether your breath is considered “good” or “bad.” Your last meal certainly plays a big role, as do your dental hygiene habits. Your overall health also plays a role, especially if...

Oral bacteria can help prevent or cause halitosis. Our Sacramento dentists can figure out which is which!

The Good, the Bad and the Smelly

Not All Oral Bacteria Are Made the Same Studies Examine How This Affects Your Breath Bad breath is a fact of life. Sometimes it comes from a delicious but “heavy on the garlic” meal. Did that burger for lunch have onions? No need to answer, everyone around...