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Probiotics help tackle gingivitis

By | August 13th, 2015|HNU Archive|

Swiss researchers from Malmo University report that probiotics could be effective in the treatment of gingivitis (a mild form of gum disease that causes inflammation and bleeding). They performed a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind study on patients with moderate to severe gingivitis over a two-week period. Twenty patients were given one of two different Lactobacillus reuteri [...]

Beating bad breath and gum disease

By | June 27th, 2015|HNU Archive|

If you notice people tend to step back when you speak, or if you often have a “bad taste” in your mouth, its likely that you have bad breath. In most cases, bad breath (or “halitosis”) is caused by odour-causing bacteria in the mouth. Impacted food, dry mouth, a coating on the tongue or throat [...]