By establishing an effective plan to help improve your oral health, you can up lower your risk for problems such as halitosis. Halitosis, frequently referred to as bad breath, is a condition in which foul odors emanate from your mouth. Oftentimes, the foul odors may be a result of bacteria that wall in your mouth due to poor oral hygiene. To reverse symptoms of bad breath, you can make sure you have effective plans in place to eliminate any risks that may arise.
Did you know that bad breath could be the result of unhealthy habits in your life? If you frequently smoke or chew tobacco, you could make your mouth more susceptible to foul odors and other issues associated with bad breath. If you frequently suffer from bad breath, you will need to make sure that you’re brushing and flossing daily and cleaning off your tongue. Oftentimes, your tongue may contain bacteria that needs to be scraped away, as it is a known risk factor for bad breath.
Beyond your oral hygiene care, you also need to make sure that you are eating a healthy diet and eliminating bad habits from your life. Not only do you need to make sure that you are avoiding habits such as smoking or chewing tobacco, avoid any products that can produce dry mouth or any other potential symptoms that can affect saliva production in your mouth. For an additional oral health care assessment to lower your risk for bad breath symptoms, be sure to visit our doctor regularly.
If you would like to book an exam for bad breath prevention tips and treatment with Dr. Amirhassan and the rest of our team at our office, you are welcome to call us at 707-544-8338 for an appointment in Santa Rosa, California. Preferred Dental will do our best to assist you in any way we can.