Bad breath, also known as halitosis, is a common condition that affects
people everywhere, even those with good dental hygiene. Bad breath is a
very embarrassing and unpleasant condition, and unfortunately some people
with bad breath don’t even realize they have it.
There are a few causes of bad breath that you should be aware of so that you can avoid them:
Certain foods that you eat affect the air you exhale and contribute to
bad breath odor
Remaining, rotting food particles in the mouth, between teeth, on the
tongues, and around the gums
Dry mouth, which occurs when the flow of saliva decreases
Tobacco and smoking
Medical disorder, such as a local infection in the respiratory tract,
chronic sinusitis, postnasal drip, diabetes, liver or kidney ailment.
If you are experiencing bad breath but still can’t find the source of the
problem, give us a call for some help!