Monday, February 25, 2008

Bad breath

Bad breath is the common name for the medical condition known as halitosis. Many different things can cause halitosis — from not brushing your teeth to certain medical conditions.

If you are concerning with your health, then you should try find ways to reduce or eliminate your bad breath. Here are some of the factors that contributed to bad breath:

* foods and drinks, such as garlic, onions, cheese, orange juice, and soda

* poor dental hygiene (say: hi-jeen), meaning you don't brush and floss as you should.

* smoking and other tobacco use