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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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My gums have become sensitive they bleed they hurt me and give me bad breath, what treatment the doctor will take to heal them (step by step)?

My gums have become sensitive they bleed they hurt me and give me bad breath, what treatment the doctor will take to heal them (step by step)?

Education: The first step to solving this is to become knowledgeable about what causes it so you can regain control. Diet is a big part of the solution especially avoiding sugary foods. Home care is essential and the tools you use are less important than the process by which you use them to thoroughly clean your teeth. Professional cleaning should round it out. You won't believe the difference! Good luck.. ...Read more

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Hello doctors, i need help getting rid of bad breath?

Hello doctors, i need help getting rid of bad breath?

Bad breath from?: Start by going to this website for some basic information about the many causes of bad breath: http://smilesapartcosmeticdentist.Com/fresh-breath-control.Htm then see your dentist for a professional cleaning, a periodontal (gum) evaluation and checking to see if you have cavities. Learn how to brush and floss properly. If all dental causes are ruled out, you might be referred to a physician. ...Read more

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Heey doc, ivee been having this chronic bad breath for the pass 3 years now. People could smell me from close doors and feets away. I tried everything?

Heey doc, ivee been having this chronic bad breath for the pass 3 years now. People could smell me from close doors and feets away. I tried everything?

Determine the cause: Once the cause of your bad breath is determined, you can address the factors and treat your halitosis Diet, sinus infection, decayed teeth, periodontal disease, and acid reflux are a few of the most common causes. Start with your dentist... get a thorough exam and a professional cleaning; have all decayed teeth restored. If problem persists, see a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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Hello Doctor. I am from India. I really need Help regarding my Problem. Actually I am suffering from bad breath since 4 Years. Though previously this condition was not that severe. And the bad breath used to go away. But from 1 year, the bad breath alway

Hello Doctor. I am from India. I really need Help regarding my Problem. 
Actually I am suffering from bad breath since 4 Years. Though previously this condition was not that severe. And the bad breath used to go away. But from 1 year, the bad breath alway

See a dentist: In the majority of cases, the cause of bad breath, or halitosis, is the product of bacteria in the mouth. 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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So my boyfriend has bad breath, so when ever I kiss him I want to gag cause it smells bad how dose he get rid of it doc?

Find cause: The usual cause of bad breath is crud on the tongue and between the teeth. Have him floss between his teeth and then run the floss over the back of his tongue. If the floss smells like bad breath afterwards, you've got it treated. You need to do the same of course to keep him company. If the breath is still nasty, there may be chronic oral disease; a physician can find it. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can bad breath be caused by h.Pylori? And what type of doctor usually tests for this disease? A g.P. ? And is this test expensive? Pls assist. Thank u

Bad breath: May not be due ti h pylori , usually your stomach is effected , their presence could be detected by simple blood test , not very expansive , your gp can refer you for lab. For bad breath maintain good oral hygiene by frequent brushing and mouth washes , see dentist get treated if you have gum , or tooth infections ...Read more

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Need doctor's help! will lung poisoning cause bad breath?

It is possible: 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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18 y/o bad breath; have GERD and tonsil stones, doctors say tonsils are too small to remove, what are some ways to reduce halitosis?

Bad breath: Maintain regular dental visits. Brush and floss thoroughly at least twice a day. Clean your tongue with a tongue scraper or toothbrush...See your dentist or dental hygienist for proper technique. Control your gerd with diet. Gargle with mouthwash to try and flush debris from the tonsil areas. ...Read more

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