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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Shapiro
Specializes in Internal Medicine
See your physician: The bad breath is related to the sore throat. You should see your physician. He can test to make sure you do not have a strep infection, and prescri ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Halitosis: Causes Meyrowitz be food impaction, failure to clean between teeth, infected tonsils/adenoids/sinuses, infected gums, failure to clean tongue, too lon ... Read More
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Halitosis: Bad breath can be caused by many different factors, including sinus infections, periodontal problems, smoking, cavities, acid reflux, and your diet. A ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Evan Berson
Specializes in Dentistry
It : It is said that about 90% of bad breath comes from either broken down old silver fillings, washed out bonded fillings, loose crowns or bridges which a ... Read More
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Dr. Yelena Stern
Specializes in Cosmetic Dentistry
You : You are not alone in your quest to find a solution to bad breath. One of the biggest reasons people get bad breath is because they neglect to clean t ... Read More
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Dr. Jonathan Scharf
49 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
I : I think that the other doctors have given you many of the possibilities that could be causing your problem, and truly the only way to know what is cau ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Bad breath: Also called halitosis, can be caused by tooth decay, gum disease, nose, sinuses, throat, stomach, & rarely liver or kidney or diabetes.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Mcnay
26 years experience Dentistry
Mixture: The bad breath comes from a number of different bacteria in your mouth. Some produce sulfur still others create different smells, but finding a way to ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
First things first: You need to have the cause of your halitosis determined. Is it a dental problem, gum problem, acid reflux, or your diet? Just masking the bad breath f ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
38 years experience Dentistry
Tongue scraper: Use a tongue scraper not a brush. If you smoke there will be more buildup and staining. Use a tongue scraper in addition to your dental floss and bru ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Gottlieb
41 years experience Dentistry
Sinuses? Tonsils?: Bad breath can certainly come from plaque build up on the teeth or other places in the mouth such as the tongue or tonsils. It can also come from sin ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Gingivitis: Bad breath can be a sign that you already have, gum disease. The bacteria and other particles, constantly form a sticky, colorless toxic “plaque” on t ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Wrong assumption: Your problem may be caused by cavities, acid reflux, gum disease, or diet... All the mouthwash and brushing in the world will not solve your problem, ... Read More

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