Your Health For Tag "garlic"

  • Good news about fighting bad breath
    Mar. 3, 2021

    Good news about fighting bad breath

    General oral health

    In general, bad breath is caused by odor-producing bacteria as well as the bad-smelling compounds released by bacteria. Chronic bad breath can be the result of: Oral conditions like poor oral hygiene, gum disease, tooth decay and dry mouth Respiratory tract conditions like sinusitis, tonsillitis and bronchial tract problems Other medical conditions Certain medications Tobacco usage

  • Minty Breath for the Mistletoe
    Dec. 16, 2016

    Minty Breath for the Mistletoe

    General oral health

    For many, kissing under the mistletoe is a time-honored tradition – but if one of you has bad breath, it might not be such a merry experience. To keep your breath mistletoe-ready, try these tips: Skip smelly foods. Steer clear of foods that contain onion and garlic. These ingredients tend to contribute to stinky breath. ... More »