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Bad breath, also known as halitosis, can be caused by a variety of factors, including poor oral hygiene, periodontal disease, dry mouth, and the consumption of certain foods and drinks. Here are some ways to combat bad breath:

Brush your teeth and tongue: Brush your teeth at least twice a day, for two minutes each time, and make sure to brush your tongue as well, as bacteria can accumulate there and cause bad breath.

Use dental floss: Use dental floss at least once a day to remove plaque and food debris between your teeth.

Use mouthwash: Use a fluoride mouthwash to kill bacteria and freshen your breath.

Keep your mouth hydrated: Drink water frequently to keep your mouth hydrated and produce saliva, which helps neutralize acids in the mouth.

Avoid certain foods: Avoid foods that can cause bad breath, such as garlic and onions.

Visit the dentist: Schedule an appointment with your dentist for regular dental cleaning and to detect any dental problems that may be causing your bad breath.

Chew sugar-free gum: Chew sugar-free gum to stimulate saliva production and freshen your breath.

Remember that if bad breath persists despite these home remedies, you should consult your dentist or doctor, as it may be a symptom of a more serious problem.


The Global Dent Dental Clinic located in Villeray, Hochelaga, and Ste-Julie is the perfect place to receive quality care for your teeth and smile. We offer a wide range of dental services, including preventive and cleaning treatments, bite correction, and dental whitening. We also offer emergency services to help alleviate pain and protect your dental health.

Our team of highly qualified dentists is dedicated to providing you with high-quality treatment and helping you maintain a healthy and radiant smile. Among our services, we have dental restoration, dental aesthetics, dental prosthetics, periodontics, dental implants, orthodontics, endodontics, professional cleaning, and emergency services.

At the Global Dent dental center, we are committed to serving all people living in Montreal and Rive-Sud. If you need an appointment or have a dental emergency, do not hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you. We hope to see you soon at the Global Dent Dental Clinic!


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