Bad breath (medically known as Halitosis) is a very common, but very embarrassing problem that millions of Americans have had at some point in their lives. Many of the causes of halitosis, stem from the oral cavity and are fully manageable. These include gum disease, poor oral hygiene, dental decay, oral infections, acid reflux and dry mouth, to name a few.
If you’re concerned about bad breath, please give us a call. Bad breath can be caused by a number of sources and we can help identify the cause and determine the best treatment for you. An estimated 40 million Americans have chronic bad breath – you are not alone!
Causes of Halitosis
The four most common causes of bad breath are as follows:
- Stomach problems
- Mouth and sinus ailments
- Missing teeth
- Treatment of Bad Breath.