Published: Nov 28, 2016 | By: Richard Caven
We all experience "morning breath" - that is when odor-causing bacteria festering in your mouth all night comes out in full force after you wake, but for some people, bad breath lasts a lot longer than just a few minutes each morning. In fact, it's estimated that up to 30 percent of the world's population suffers from bad breath.
Bad breath can originate from various sources, including cavities, gum disease, dentures, medical conditions or from just an all-around poor oral health routine. The good news, however, is that bad breath is not impossible to overcome. In addition to just putting more of a focus on proper brushing and flossing, there are a number of natural, convenient ways that you can tackle bad breath.
Now that we've covered some natural ways to give your breath that extra oomph of freshness, it's worth mentioning that the most important thing you can do to combat foul breath is to up the ante on your oral health. This includes the likes of:
While bad breath might be present for you currently, it doesn't have to be this way permanently. As you can see, there's a lot that you can do to manage it and eliminate it for good.
For more information on natural ways to fight bad breath, as well as how you should be adjusting your oral routine, contact Caven Dental today.
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