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4021 Miller Road, Flint, MI 48507

Good Advice for Bad Breath

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Bad breath is never good, but it’s a very common condition that is extremely easy to control and cure. As soon as you know how to treat the trouble, you’ll be able to breathe easy with better breath.

Most people experience bad breath at some time in their lives and it often occurs when waking in the morning or after eating spicy foods. While this is very normal because sleeping and eating affect the bacteria that bring bad breath, it’s never pleasant and always something you want to fix fast.

So what’s the fastest fix for fresher breath? Some people turn to mints and gum, and while they provide brief relief, they merely mask bad breath by covering it up with a hint of minty scents.

The truth is that the best way to treat and beat bad breath is by practicing good dental care and making routine visits to an affordable dentist. A regular dental care routine is the most effective way to reduce the bacteria in the mouth that breed bad breath. To help you breathe a sigh of relief about bettering your breath, chew on these quick tips from family dentistry experts.

Simple Steps for Better Breath

  • Brush your teeth twice a day, and more often if needed, for no less than two minutes each time.
  • Carefully floss every day to remove the food particles and plaque that can get trapped between teeth.
  • Use an antimicrobial mouthwash every day to kill the bacteria that cause bad breath.

To learn about our family dentistry practice in Flint, call Family Dental Group today at (810) 515-8952 or make an appointment.

Family Dental Group offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Flint. Our office is conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Family Dental Group, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Family Dental Group.

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