Imagine going through the day without worrying about bad breath. Chatting on a date without an emergency mint. It is possible with proper care and treatment.
Everyone, both adults and children, experience bad breath at one time or another. The odor is caused by bacteria from the decay of food particles, other debris in your mouth, and poor oral hygiene. The decay and debris produce a sulfur compound that causes the unpleasant odor.
Tongue & Throat Bacteria: If your tongue has a white coating, this is evidence of excessive anaerobic bacteria buildup.
Medications: One of the most common side effects of thousands of medications is dry mouth.Bacteria tend to thrive in this environment.
Dry Mouth: Mouth breathing during sleep dries the mouth, creating mouth breathing and the dreaded "morning breath." Other causes of dry mouth include medications, exercise, dieting, alcohol or alcohol-based mouth rinses, and smoking. Your diet and many foods contribute to the ability of bacteria to create VLC's.
There are simple things that can be done to prevent bad breath and keep your mouth kissable fresh at all times. We will evaluate the cause and educate you on howto treat and prevent bad breath.