What You Can Do to Get Rid of Bad Breath
Bad breath. Halitosis.
Whatever you call it, it’s unpleasant.
It can be temporary if you’ve had food or beverages that cause it (onions, garlic, coffee, and alcohol, for example). Smoking can also cause bad breath.
If you have bad breath that persists, however, it is not only unpleasant. It could be a sign that there is an underlying problem.
The obvious issue is poor oral hygiene, but if you floss and brush regularly and you still have bad breath, it might be an indicator of gum disease or cavities.
Whatever the reason behind the bad breath, you want to get rid of it. It might mean a trip to your Fairfax, VA, dentist to find ...