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Are Dogs’ Mouths Really Cleaner than Humans’?

Dogs’ mouths are cleaner than humans’: urban myth, or is there some truth there? Either way, we’ve all likely heard the statement before, and promptly pictured our furry friend licking themselves or eating dirt. The answer, as it turns out, is a little more complicated, especially considering there are a few different ways to define [...]

I’m On the Keto Diet—Why Does My Breath Smell?

You’ve taken the plunge to start a new diet—congratulations! Starting a new diet is difficult, especially one as restrictive as the ketogenic diet, which mandates eating a high-fat, low-carb regime. Studies suggest the keto diet is beneficial for people with Alzheimer’s disease and diabetes, and those on a keto diet can lose weight quickly. As [...]

Causes of Bad Breath: How to Tell the Trivial from the Deadly

Bad breath is a concern for most of us. It creates worry in social situations, and can make it hard to feel comfortable talking to people. You never want to get close to personal or business acquaintances if you can’t be sure of your breath. But it could also be more serious than that. Bad [...]

By |December 5th, 2018|Bad Breath|

Does My Toothache Need Treatment?

You shouldn't wait until you have a toothache to visit the dentist, but it's also true that not all toothaches require a dental visit. In some cases, toothaches can be minor and may resolve on their own. Causes of Temporary Toothaches Many toothaches are just a passing phenomenon, caused by the fact that your teeth [...]

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