Oral health

What causes mouth sores

There are various kinds of mouth sores that can appear in and around the mouth. The causes for these sores can be any one of a number of reasons. Determining what causes mouth sores in each individual is an important factor when deciding how to treat them. A mouth sore is one that develops in […]

Halitosis treatment

Halitosis is not fun for anyone: the individual who has it will be embarrassed and those around him or her will be mortified by the stench. Halitosis, or bad breath, is a term used to describe an unpleasant odor on the breath. From a medical standpoint, it is not really a problem, but from a […]

Bad breath treatment

What can be more embarrassing than having a bad breath? Yes. Bad breath itself. Bad breath can interfere with one’s success at personal relationships and can leave its’ trails up to the professional levels. But thankfully, halitosis or in other words – bad breath – can be treated very easily by following a few simple […]

Mouth ulcers treatment

Our mouths are sometimes like a foreign land. If you don’t look in there very often, you may not be familiar with all the bumps and grooves by site, but simply by the way your tongue fits against them. But if you get mouth ulcers, the pain puss and bump will be a change you […]

Thrush treatment

Truth is the term for an oral yeast infection. The condition involves candida fungus growing inside of your mouth. Thrush is often triggered by a poor immune system. The condition is usually not very serious but it can be very annoying and unappealing. Also, treatment for thrush is necessary but the remedies are very simple […]

Gingivitis treatment

If the gums around your teeth are inflamed, don’t assume it is just a simple problem easily remedied by flossing more often. In reality, you could be faced with the frightening diagnosis of gingivitis, a disease that has been linked to an increased risk of heart disease as well as periodontal disease and premature tooth […]

Canker sore treatment

Canker sores are small ulcers or craters that form on the inner lining of the mouth. They are one of the most frequent reason we have sores on the inside of the mouth. This is a very common problem and up to 40% of the population will have canker sores at one time or another […]

Oral allergy syndrome

Oral allergy syndrome which is otherwise known as pollen-food allergy is an allergic reaction that is cross referenced between different types of pollens and foods. The person first must have seasonal allergies to certain types of pollens. The allergic response occurs due to the protein in the pollen. The histamine response is also then seen […]

Periodontal disease prevention

Periodontal disease is an infection of the gums that typically begins with bleeding or irritated gums. Many people find that their gums bleed during brushing or flossing and ignore the issue until there is a serious problem with periodontal disease. When periodontal disease is not treated, the infection will spread to all areas of the […]