Causes and Solutions for Bad Breath...

Feb, 2014 by Chantel Ledbetter

Bad breath, also known as halitosis, is a condition where your breath has a noticeable odor. Sometimes the odor is pungent, and people can smell it simply when you speak to them. Other times, the odor is foul but not extremely strong. No matter which type of bad breath you have, it’s an embarrassing condition that can affect your social life and confidence. Thankfully, dentists can help you pinpoint the reason for your bad breath and offer solutions. Foods and Dieting One thing that can cause bad breath is a change in diet. If you’re trying to lose weight, decreasing or increasing certain foods in your diet can cause a chemical imbalance that results in bad breath. This bad breath is often temporary and will disappear once your body begins to regulate itself. Dentists...

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