Category: Bad Breath

Conquer Bad Breath at its Source

Bad breath isn’t always easy to ignore. Trying to hide it from others can affect the quality of your social interactions, and even if you manage to suppress it, you’ll still likely be able taste the odor. Occasional bad breath is common, such as when you wake up in the morning or eat an especially… Read more »

Livonia-based General Dentist Offers BreathRx for Bad Breath Sufferers

Did you know that at any one time over 50% of Americans experience bad breath (or halitosis)? This common ailment frequently settles in our mouths while we sleep since dry mouth is one of many causes of bad breath. In fact, halitosis can also spring from food and medication. Thankfully, for patients who need to… Read more »

Livonia Dentist Helps Prevent Gum Disease

                        Did you know that according the Centers for Disease Control, over 50% of adults in the United States suffer from gum disease? Periodontal disease affects millions of Americans and can eventually threaten the stability of your smile. Thankfully, your Livonia dentist, Dr. James… Read more »

Livonia Dentist’s Halitosis Quiz

Is your breath a source of embarrassment? Most people deal with bad breath at least once a day, typically in the morning. Sometimes, however, your foul breath may not always dissipate by the time you leave your house, and halitosis (chronic bad breath) can ruin more than just your morning. To help you keep your… Read more »

Livonia Dentist on the Coffee Debate

Can you start your day without that first cup of joe? Over 54% of Americans drink coffee and spend an average of over $1000 dollars a year on the beverage. But is all that coffee good for you? Your Livonia cosmetic dentist, Dr. James Stewart, explains the risks, and surprising health benefits, of coffee consumption.

Fresh Breath for the Holidays with Your Livonia Dentist

Tis the season for gathering with family and friends for festivities and feasting. But what if you have bad breath? Bad breath, or halitosis, can be embarrassing. But, in most cases, you can freshen breath until the odor subsides. Or, if bad breath is persistent, it could be a sign of oral or systemic health… Read more »

Treating Bad Breath in Livonia

No one is safe from the occasional bout of bad breath caused by onions or garlic, but what if you have bad breath all the time? Also known as halitosis, foul breath can prevent you from fully enjoying life if you’re constantly worried about offending friends and coworkers every time you open your mouth. Livonia… Read more »

Test Yourself for Bad Breath

We all cringe at the thought of having bad breath. It can be embarrassing and unhealthy. You may do what you can to avoid it, but how do you know if you actually suffer from halitosis? Cupping your hands and breathing into them is an old trick, but it doesn’t really work. The bad odor… Read more »