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3 Natural Home Remedies For Bad Breath

3 Natural Home Remedies For Bad Breath

As embarrassing as bad breath is, there is good news for sufferers.  Bad breath can be controlled and prevented by proper dental care and a few good home remedies.

Bad breath, also called halitosis, can be caused by a number of factors such as smoking, dry mouth, gum disease, gastrointestinal issues, and sinus infections.  But probably the most common cause of bad breath is ordinary, everyday bacteria.  It’s normal to have bacteria in our mouths, but problems arise when they escape regular cleaning by hiding in between our teeth and on our tongue. Read more

What to Do About Morning Breath

 What to Do About Morning Breath

Does kissing your spouse in the morning send a shiver up your spine because you suffer from morning breath? If you have bad breath in morning, you’re not alone. Most people have this problem, at least to some extent. It’s one of the most common complaints people have when they wake up in the morning. What causes morning breath and is there anything you can do to prevent it?

The fact that you suffer from morning breath doesn’t necessarily mean you have chronic halitosis and run the risk of offending people throughout the day. Bad breath in the morning is usually caused by the mouth drying out overnight allowing anaerobic bacteria to build up in the mouth. These bacteria can produce very unpleasant smelling chemicals that accumulate on your mouth and tongue giving rise to morning breath. Read more