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Extreme body odor can be smelled from far away Strong bad smelling urine Bad breath Saw Dermatologist Nephrologist Kidney is fine but smell is 24/7?

Extreme body odor can be smelled from far away Strong bad smelling urine Bad breath Saw Dermatologist Nephrologist Kidney is fine but smell is 24/7?

What do you do?: Body odor is caused either by something you eat or from bacterial breakdown such is axilla or other locations. Are you eating something such as garlic or other types of food that comes through your pores. Do you use deodorant or bathe at least once per day? These are routine suggestions. ...Read more

Dr. Greg Rubin
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Bad Breath (Definition)

A foul odor from the mouth. Bad breath can be caused by many different factors, including sinus infections, periodontal problems, smoking, cavities, acid reflux, and your diet. Address all of these possibilities with ...Read more


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I have body odor & I can't get rid of bad breath I floss and brush & still don't work can it be my stomach or maybe a sign of diabetes I'm 240 pounds?

I have body odor & I can't get rid of bad breath I floss and brush & still don't work can it be my stomach or maybe a sign of diabetes I'm 240 pounds?

Several things: It's very hard to determine if these symptoms are all related. I would recommend you see both your internist and dentist The bad breath could be caused by dental decay, periodontitis, and /or stomach GI issues such as reflux. ...Read more

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I have gas build up in my body. The gas is not causing any pain or discomfort but i has severe bad breath which smells like excrement for 2 months now?

I have gas build up in my body. The gas is not causing any pain or discomfort but i has severe bad breath which smells like excrement for 2 months now?

Bad breath: In the majority of cases, the cause of bad breath, or halitosis, is the product of bacteria in the mouth and gum disease. The proper diagnosis is the key to a successful treatment. See your dentist for Halimeter test, diagnosis and bad breath treatment that depends on its cause. Good luck. ...Read more

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How can you tell the difference between bad breath and odor from your tonsils?

How can you tell the difference between bad breath and odor from your tonsils?

Not by smell alone: Infected tonsils smell. Bacteria between teeth that's not removed by floss smell. Bacteria on top and back of to get smell, as does infected adenoid, infected sinuses, food debris & bacteria rotting in gum pockets, gastric reflux, and so many other causes. Your General Dentist and General Physician may have to collaborate to help you solve your halitosis. ...Read more

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Does digestive tract odor cause bad breath?

No: these are two separate processes. Bad breath or halitosis is caused by mouth bacteria which dont have anything to do with the lower GI tract which is essentially separated from the "lower" GI tract by the acid within the stomach. For bad breath I recommend brushing your tongue daily and seeing your dentist. ...Read more

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I am having the problem of Bad breath. Whenever I sneeze in normal days also very bad odor comes with it which very irritating and embarrassing also?

Hygiene: Good oral hygiene, eat small meals check for large tonsils etc. May use some mouth wash or mints. But do not worry. usually no specific cause is found. Eat small meals and keep wt under control. ...Read more

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I'm having a really bad breath issue I have been to the Dennis have all my teeth checked and fixed. I don't know what the odor is coming from I do hav?

I'm having a really bad breath issue I have been to the Dennis have all my teeth checked and fixed. I don't know what the odor is coming from I do hav?

Glad to hear: that your teeth are ok. It may be a dietary issue, something you are eating. It may be a digestive issue. Please see your doc for further help. Peace and good health. Maybe a sinus issue. ...Read more

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12 years chronic bad breath, 4 main odors- fecal, sulphuric, rotten and rancid. Recurring sinus and sumtimes chest infections. Very bad! need advice?

Get treated: Adequately for your sinusitis, post nasal drip and bronchitis which contribute to your bad breath. Acid reflux may cause it too. Take care ! http://health.Yahoo.Net/experts/dayinhealth/7-fresh-tips-prevent-bad-breath http://health.Howstuffworks.Com/wellness/hygiene-tips/6-tips-to-cure-bad-breath.Htm. ...Read more

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Dr. Chad Levitt
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Body Odor (Definition)

What is the definition or description of: Body odor? ANS: hard go describe but you know it ...Read more