Most patients have dealt with bad breath at some point in their lives. Whether it is from food, dry mouth or some other oral health problem, bad breath is a real pain. Here are some helpful tips to assist you in combating your bad breath and getting to a happier smile!
Here are some substances that commonly cause bad breath:
Fortunately, there are many easy ways to freshen up your breath. Here are some of these remedies to repair your bad breath and assist with better oral health.
NOTE: Using natural remedies is not a substitute for proper oral hygiene and regular visits to your dentist. If you have a persistent problem with bad breath, see your doctor or dentist for specific diagnosis.
Sometimes bad breath is actually a symptom of a much larger health problem. That is why it is so important to see your dentist regularly. They can help fix your oral health problem or direct you to the right health professional if you need additional help. These are some of the problems that halitosis can signal:
• Heart failure
• Kidney Failure
• Lung cancer
• Respiratory Infection
• Sleep Apnea
• Stomach cancer
• Tooth Decay or Gingivitis
Here at Dental Smiles At Johns Creek, we have many amazing treatments to help you get a healthy and happy smile. Halitosis could be a sign of a serious health issue, so if you are suffering from bad breath, we encourage you to come get help from our wonderful staff. Contact our office and schedule a no-obligation consultation with Dr. Devang Shah today.