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Halitosis

How many people suffer from chronic halitosis (bad breath) in the US? The answer to this question is: Somewhere between 35% and 45% of the total population, or 80 million people. Halitosis, better known as bad breath, is triggered by anaerobic bacteria that excretes sulfur compounds. In layman’s terms, bad breath is typically caused by …
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Gum Disease

Do you have healthy gums, or not? You may not have the slightest clue about the health of your gums—but you should. In Dr. Van Treese’s last blog article, he introduced the importance of healthy gums, and what other health issues can stem from gum disease. Knowing the health of your gums is not always …
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