Millions of Americans suffer from halitosis, or chronic bad breath. Halitosis is even estimated to affect as many as 1 in 4 people. It’s no wonder we spend billions each year on breath-freshening mints, gums, toothpastes, and mouthwashes. But what is halitosis, and what are the common causes of it?
What is halitosis?
Halitosis, commonly referred to as bad breath, is the process by which the breakdown of bacteria and food particles produces sulphuric compounds that can cause foul or...