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My bad breath stinks. Are there any natural treatments?

Posted on Thursday, Aug. 27th 2009 3:32 PM by Dental Plan Review in Cavities, Complaints, Dental Help, Extractions, Hygiene, Oral Surgery, Root Canals 1 Comment »

Bad Breath – What are the Natural Treatments?

Having bad breath is a common complaint that afflicts many people. It is caused by the presence of bacteria in the oral cavity. Bacterial growth can occur due to many reasons, and in many places that may cause a foul odor to emanate from your mouth. Usually the most common reason is infrequent brushing leading to bacterial decomposition of leftover food particles in your mouth and in between your teeth.

Also, certain kinds of food like garlic and onion tend to make your mouth smell as they themselves have strong odors. The disintegrating food particles may cause foul odors to emanate from your mouth, from the skin of your tongue, the gaps in your teeth from under the gums.

Bad breath is caused by a variety of factors, the primary one being the breakdown of proteins from food particles in the mouth by bacteria. Certain kinds of food and drink are also responsible as they have strong smells as well, like onions, cheese, tobacco, and garlic.

Bad breath may also be caused by throat infections, dental decay, worms in the intestinal tract, constipation, gum diseases, gastritis, and accumulation of food between the teeth. In short, any sort of bacterial build up in the gastrointestinal tract can lead to bad breath.

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Posted on Thursday, Aug. 27th 2009 3:32 PM | by Dental Plan Review | in Cavities, Complaints, Dental Help, Extractions, Hygiene, Oral Surgery, Root Canals | 1 Comment »

One Comment on “My bad breath stinks. Are there any natural treatments?”

  1. John Mankiea Says:

    The following herbal remedies are also recommended:

    Chewing sunflower seeds after meals, Yogurt, eaten for six weeks at a stretch, is supposed to be an effective remedy for bad breath, as is chewing fresh mint leaves. Mint leaves will freshen up your breath almost instantly. Cloves, cardamom, as well as parsley, on chewing help to keep your breath fresh.

    Hot tea without any sugar or milk in it also acts as a mouth freshener. Unsweetened lemon water and pineapple juice, both help to keep your breath fresh, as does chewing fenugreek seeds. Chewing on apples daily also helps to remove the bacteria from your mouth that causes bad breath.

    However, if these remedies fail to give relief, then you should see a doctor as it implies a far more serious affliction that requires treatment.

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