Clean tongue is crucial to fresh breath

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Clean tongue is crucial to fresh breath

  1. 1. Clean tongue is crucial to fresh breath For more details visit http:// smilecareworld.com /myths-facts
  2. 2. Your bad breath problem (halitosis) could be because of not cleaning the tongue…… Do you suffer Bad Breath? For more details visit http:// smilecareworld.com /myths-facts
  3. 3. For more details visit http:// smilecareworld.com /myths-facts <ul><li>The irregular surface of your tongue harbors bacteria and contributes to your bad breath because of the byproducts that they release. </li></ul><ul><li>In addition to regular brushing and flossing, it's important to clean the tongue and insides of your cheek. </li></ul><ul><li>Scraping the tongue can significantly reduce the number of those bacteria </li></ul>Do you suffer Bad Breath?
  4. 4. For more details visit http:// smilecareworld.com /myths-facts <ul><li>An article in a recent issue of General Dentistry found that tongue scrapers are effective at reducing halitosis, at least short-term. </li></ul><ul><li>But a toothbrush can work just as well as long as you remember to brush the tongue's middle and back, where microbe populations can be especially high. </li></ul><ul><li>Toothbrush heads are provided with special rubber devices to clean the tongue and cheeks efficiently. </li></ul><ul><li>If you find that brushing or scraping your tongue makes you gag, it is recommended to hold the tongue with the free hand, stabilize it and easily scrape or brush the surface. </li></ul>Best way to clean the tongue
  5. 5. For more details visit http:// smilecareworld.com /myths-facts While brushing the tongue doesn't have a long-lasting effect on bad breath, it is an important step in keeping your entire mouth healthy. However, bad breath may be the sign of a medical disorder, such as a respiratory tract infection, chronic sinusitis, diabetes, gastrointestinal disturbance, liver or kidney ailment. If your dentist determines that your mouth is healthy, you may be referred to your family doctor or a specialist to determine the cause of bad breath. Other Reasons for Bad Breath
  6. 6. About Smile Care Smile Care® has spearheaded the cause of modern dentistry in India through its multitude of activities in the field of dentistry. Smile Care® is involved in Clinical Services, Continuing Education, Clinical Research, Public Awareness and Scientific Publication in the field of dentistry and offers the synergistic benefit of these activities to all its clients. For more details visit http:// smilecareworld.com /myths-facts
  7. 7. Contact Details Smile Care Clinic Bandra, Vashi, Kolhapur Email: [email_address] Tel: 91 -22-26400188 / 83 Fax 91-22-26416342 For more details visit http:// smilecareworld.com /myths-facts
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