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When I cough its repetitive; and while coughing, I have to burp causing me to gasp for breath afterwards what could be causing this.?

When I cough its repetitive; and while coughing, I have to burp causing me to gasp for breath afterwards what could be causing this.?

Dry cough.: With repetitive cough, you can swallow excessive air which distends the stomach and burping can happen.
You should treat the cough. If it is a dry, repetitive attacks of cough, you should take Allegra (fexofenadine) 180 mg every night for 3 weeks. It will help. ...Read more

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Can restless legs cause heart problems or gasping for breath?

Can restless legs cause heart problems or gasping for breath?

Eval asap: Not necessarily. But that doesn't mean that they couldn't coincide. If you are having difficulty breathing please seek urgent medical care. ...Read more

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What cause to not breath well while u jog?

What cause to not breath well while u jog?

Exercise Symptoms: Exercise induced breathing issues could be due to deconditioning and/or exercise induced asthma (bronchoconstriction). Could benefit from pre-treating with albuterol 10-15 minutes prior to exercise. See an Allergist or Pulmonologist to get further evaluation and testing. ...Read more

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What clincally causes terrible breath? Is there a medical condiition and/or ecplanation for it?

What clincally causes terrible breath? Is there a medical condiition and/or ecplanation for it?

Many things: The contents of your stomach coming back up ("reflux"), poor drainage from your sinuses or the tubes to your middle ear, poor teeth cleaning, etc. Speak with your doctor to determine what is the most likely cause. ...Read more

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What would/could cause episodes of "accidentally holding your breath" during the day while awake, alert, etc? My wife tells me I do it a lot.

What would/could cause episodes of "accidentally holding your breath" during the day while awake, alert, etc? My wife tells me I do it a lot.

Holding Breath: During sleep, people with sleep apnea have brief periods of ceasing of breathing. Breath holding while alert has to be voluntary as our cyclical periods of inspiration and expiration are automatic unless we purposefully intervene caused by thinking of your breathing. Perhaps it's a habit you developed. ...Read more

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What cause bad breath?

What cause bad breath?

Several things: There are many causes for bad breath. Among the more common are gingivitis (inflammed or infected gums), possibly from poor brushing and flossing, and little stones that are formed in the holes in your tonsils, called tonsilloliths. There are more rare causes too. If good brushing and flossing doesn't help, you might see your dentist, primary doctor or nurse practitioner for help. ...Read more

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What causes mothball breath?

What causes mothball breath?

Mothball breath: Mothball breath may be considered under the category of halitosis or bad breath. There are many causes from chronic sinusitis to gerd. One needs to consult a doctor to arrive at an exact diagnosis. ...Read more

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What are causes of bad breath?

What are causes of bad breath?

Bacteria on tongue: Bad breath is most often produced by bacteria in at the back of the tongue. The stomach rarely results in bad breath except when there are specific digestion issues. Cleaning teeth, including inbetween, and the back of the tongue with a tongue cleaner often helps reduce bad breath. ...Read more

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What causes really bad breath?

What causes really bad breath?

A number of causes: Bad breath or Halitosis maybe caused by the food eaten like garlic. It can be caused bypoor oral hygiene and the food remaining between teeth, around the gums and on the tongue. Smoking and/or chewing tobacco is another cause. Other health related causes might be gum disease, dry mouth, oral yeast infection. Sinus infection, pneumonia, post nasal drip, diabetes, chronic acid and some medications. ...Read more

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What usually causes bad breath?

What usually causes bad breath?

Bad Breath: There is a whole host of causes of bad breath, both medical and dental. Visit this site for more information:

http://smilesapartcosmeticdentist. Com/fresh-breath-control. Htm. ...Read more

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What causes chronic bad breath?

What causes chronic bad breath?

Gum disease for one: Tonsillar stones are one of the most common causes of chronic bad breath. Periodontal disease is another. Also a decayed tooth, or gastric reflux as well. Don't over use mouth rinses to hide oral odors, rather see a dentist or ENT to rule out some of these issues. ...Read more

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What is the cause of bad breath?

Many causes: Bad breath can be caused by various conditions. Food which begins breakdown in the mouth eventually is broken down enters the bloodstream carried to your lungs and finally given off in your breath. Poor oral hygiene leading to gum disease adds to halitosis. Smoking and tobacco chewing can cause it as well. Finally medical conditions such as diabetes, liver and kidney disease can cause halitosis. ...Read more

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Why does garlic cause bad breath?

Garlic breath: Garlic contains several sulfur compounds, which alone can cause bad breath, but they also promote the growth of oral bacteria, which may further add to the problem. Garlic lovers can absorb some of the sulfur compounds into their bloodstream & the body can exude the odor through the pores. Brushing teeth & tongue, gargling with mouthwash, eating parsley may help diminish the odor somewhat. ...Read more

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What are some common causes of bad breath?

What in the hetaking: Not getting breaking down food out between your teeth using floss. ...Read more

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What should you eat that causes bad breath?

What should you eat that causes bad breath?

Dairy products: Dairy products can cause bad breath and many other things eg onions or garlic. ...Read more

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What causes pain when taking a deep breath?

What causes pain when taking a deep breath?

Rib dysfunction: Is a possibility. Can happen either due to slipped rib syndrome or costochondritis. ...Read more

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Please advise what is the cause of bad breath?

Please advise what is the cause of bad breath?

Common causes: Your diet, the condition of your teeth and gums (cavities ; periodontitis), acid reflux, and sinus infections, just to name a few. Have your dentist take a look first, then consult with your physician. ...Read more

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