Author: jackietmurphy

How to Freshen Up Bad Breath

The American Dental Association estimates that up to 50% of adults have halitosis or bad breath, at some point in their lives. While many causes of halitosis are harmless, often times bad breath can be a sign of underlying health concerns. Here’s what your breath may be trying to tell you! You have dry mouth- Dry … Continue reading How to Freshen Up Bad Breath

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Oral Cancer Awareness Month

This year, nearly 50,000 people are expected to be diagnosed with oral and oropharyngeal cancer. It is important to distinguish oral cavity cancers from oropharyngeal cancers because they often have different etiologies and prognoses. The 5-year survival for oral and oropharyngeal cancer is about 65%, and has improved dramatically over the last few decades. Still, the single … Continue reading Oral Cancer Awareness Month