Archive for April, 2015

Halitosis and You

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

 

bad breath, halitosis, teeth

Have a case of Halitosis?

Do you have a case of halitosis? Halitosis is the clinical term for bad breath, and many Americans suffer from it. Now, there are many causes of bad breath from minor ones to major medical emergencies. So, it’s always a good idea to keep tabs on your breath. Let’s find out about symptoms and causes! (more…)

Mouthwash: A Guide

Saturday, April 18th, 2015
mouthwash

Mouthwash can help with your oral care.

Mouthwash can be unpleasant if you’re not using the right kind. Some people avoid it all together because of the burning sensation or the unpleasant taste. Now, there are actually a ton of mouthwash options for those of you who have avoided it in the past. There are also types  that can benefit those of you with special needs. There are a ton of benefits to mouthwash, so let’s take a look. (more…)

Toothy Tabs: Better or worse than toothpaste?

Sunday, April 12th, 2015
benefits of fluoride

Is toothpaste the only option?

Lush cosmetics put out Toothy Tabs as an alternative to toothpaste in a tube. It is fluoride free and comes in a wide variety of kitschy flavors such as “Breath of God” and “Dirty.” These little tablets claim to be just as effective as toothpaste without adding fodder for the landfill. Now, they are definitely an environmentally friendly product with a biodegradable packaging and natural ingredients, but are Toothy Tabs equally effective as toothpaste? Let’s find out. (more…)