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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
From : From your post, you are obviously under the care of physicians, which is a good thing. Halitosis can also be coming from your mouth. Cavities, gum di ... Read More
Dr. G Funari
Dr. G Funari answered
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Aken : Aken from web md: bad breath, medically called halitosis, can result from poor dental health habits and may be a sign of other health problems. Bad b ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
This is serious: This isn't gastric reflux. I'm going to assume you use dental floss and know how to run it across your tongue. You need an otolaryngology consult. My ... Read More

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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Questions : I'm afraid your post triggers more questions than answers. Was he tested for pertussis ? Was an x-ray done of his chest and sinuses ? Was any sort of ... Read More
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Dr. Patrick Melder
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Valsalva: Try performing a valsalva maneuver - pinch your nose and gently "blow" air out of your nose while at the same time bearing down like you are lifting s ... Read More
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Dr. Peter Dantini
33 years experience Dentistry
Chewing gum helps: Any action that will help open your eustachian tubes and equalize the outer ear pressure and inner ear pressure works. Some of these actions are: che ... Read More
Dr. Meng Syn
Dr. Meng Syn answered
38 years experience Dentistry
Yawning: Chewing gum equalizes the pressure in the nasopharanx and sinus. By opening up the eustacean tube, a valve that runs from the middle ear. Chewing gu ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Whitman
45 years experience Ophthalmology
Allergy meds: Any over the counter allergy med should help such as claritin, (loratadine) but she should stop the gum chewing or see an allergist.
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Dr. Ramon Garcia-septien
45 years experience Family Medicine
No: opinion is that is not healthy to chew tobacco.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Chew gum drug test: Depends on if there is drug in it. Discuss with the team doing your testing.
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Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
No: it's due to hypothyroidism. Discuss w/your doctor and consider initiating BRAND NAME T4 replacement.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Urine Drug Screen: Chewing gum before a drug screen should not effect the results.
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Dr. Dennis Clifford
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Absolutely: The breakdown product of nicotine is called cotinine and it will show up in tests on your urine. It doesn't matter how you absorb nicotine, by patch, ... Read More
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Dr. Lynne Weixel
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
I'll guess "yes": I've heard it said that it does - even for a long, long (40 day time). So, even if that's an exaggeration - one day is not likely to be safe. Hopefull ... Read More

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