A 47-year-old member asked:
Could having a persistant bad breath always mean that the body is full of toxin?
3 doctor answers • 8 doctors weighed in
Dentistry 24 years experience
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Dentistry 36 years experience
Halitosis : The most common cause of bad breath is from the bacteria and debris that build up in your mouth. These bacteria produce sulfur compounds that cause bad breath. Make sure that you are brushing, flossing and cleaning your tongue frequently. See your dentist and have your teeth cleaned. If this doesn't help look for other causes, allergies, sinus, acid reflux, metabolic diseases.
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Pain Management 36 years experience
Bad breath : Caused from poor dental health, and may be a sign of other health problems. Also the type of food you eat or other factors like smoking can effect your breath. Rec.: see your dentist to determine the cause of the problem and proper treatment.
4.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 33-year-old member asked:
Can the taste of bad breath always necessarily mean that you have bad breath?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Periodontics 24 years experience
Usually: Halitosis, or breath odor, can taste bad and smell bad. If you are experiencing this, you can contact your dentist or physician. It may be dental, or related to a medical problem as well. Hang in there!
5.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
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