How To Prevent And Treat Tonsil Stones

Tonsil Stones

The tonsils in your mouth can leave a foul odor and they also can be painful at times. There are a few tricks to get rid of the odor and the pain that these little bumps can cause.

You need to start with brushing your teeth twice a day with oxygenated toothpastes. This will help to get rid of the bacteria that are on your teeth. Remember to brush your tongue as well to get rid of all the germs out there. Brushing your teeth, gums and tongue will help to get rid of the bacteria even before they accumulate.

Brush Your teeth

After you brush your teeth and after every meal you must rinse your mouth with a mouthwash. Peppermint based washes are the best for you as they are get rid of the germs and bacteria even before they accumulate in your mouth.

Toung Cleaner

You can also try and scrape your tongue with a tongue scrapper. This will help to get rid of the food particles that settle in your mouth after your meals. You must use it starting from the back and moving towards the tip of your tongue. This way you will get rid of the bacteria instantly. Avoid using too much pressure on your tongue as it may lead to you taking off layers of skin and damaging yourself. Continue to scrape your tongue till you do not get any more milky white powder discharge. Do not get worried if you feel like gagging when you do so; this is natural.

Drink Water

You must also drink plenty of water. Water helps to flush out the bacteria from your mouth. This way you are able to get rid of the bacteria and hydrate your body. Water also helps in freshening your breath.

Cotten Bud

If order to remove the tonsil stones; you must moisten a cotton ear bud. Then with the help of a flash light check the area where the tonsils are. Use the bud to gently scrape the area and get rid of any excess unwanted matter that may lie in the area.