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What causes bad breath?

What do you mean I have bad breath!?

75% of bad breath (halitosis) is caused within the mouth...

  • Oral Diseases - gingivitis or periodontal (gum) disease.
  • Foods
  • Smoking
  • Coffee
  • Dentures
  • Poor Oral Hygiene
  • Respiratory Tract Infections - throat, sinus or lung infections
  • Dry Mouth - caused by medications, such as, anti-depressants, antihistamines, decongestants, medications for blood pressure and asthma. 

Concerned about bad breath? Speak to us at your next dental hygiene visit!