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Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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I have been having this new bad breath problem. I have never had this taste in my mouth before and my diet hasn't changed. What could have caused this?

Many Possibilities: Most commonly, bad breath is caused by bacteria in your mouth breaking down food. Other causes of bad breath include everything from fungal infections to gastrointestinal diseases, diabetes, certain medications, and excess tobacco or alcohol. Consider seeing a doctor if simple treatments(chewing gum, brushing/flossing, staying hydrated, swishing water) do not help or other symptoms appear! ...Read more

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What causes a very bad breath. Excluding visit to the dentist or bad habit wash mouth.?

If you want help....: If you want to know what's causing your bad breath and then treat the cause and prevent it from reoccurring, you should first see a dentist. It's that simple. It's unlikely you will be able to figure it out and treat it on your own. Most causes will require professional help. That's just the way it is. The choice is yours. More info at: http://smilesapartcosmeticdentist.Com/fresh-breath-control. ...Read more

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I have halitosis. I have exception oral hygiene. Bad breath taste is coming from the back of my mouth. My mouth often tastes acidy. Cause & cure?

I have halitosis. I have exception oral hygiene. Bad breath taste is coming from the back of my mouth. My mouth  often tastes acidy. Cause & cure?

Halitosis: 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 your dentist and physician, and I'm confident that your problem will at least be minimized, and hopefully eradicated. ...Read more

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I have a bad breath problem i consulted my doctor she said you have no problem in your mouth check your gastric problem gastric can cause bad breath?

Halitosis: Its very common, unfortunately not all of the cases of halitosis (bad breath), have a dental ethiology. If you suffer from any kind of gastric problems bad breath could be common, it is important to consult with a primary doctor to identify that possibility. Sometimes a bacterial culture could be made to recognize the type of bacteria. ...Read more

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My nine year old son mouth smells bad breath with no dental problem what is the cause.

My nine year old son mouth smells bad breath with no dental problem what is the cause.

See a pedodontist: The proper diagnosis is the key to a successful treatment. See your pedodontist for Halimeter test, diagnosis and bad breath treatment that depends on its cause. Good luck. ...Read more

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Does Jevity 1.5 which is a nutritional formula I use through a peg tube cause bad breath or bad taste in mouth?

Does Jevity 1.5 which is a nutritional formula I use through a peg tube cause bad breath or bad taste in mouth?

Jevity: Since it isn't meant to be tasted, Jevity is rather...unappealing. If you are tasting it, please discuss with your doctor. Meanwhile consider sitting up during your feed. ...Read more

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I have chronic dry mouth and bad breath. No dental problems and no medication. No smoke or drink. Causes? Who should I see for help? Gland problems?

I have chronic dry mouth and bad breath. No dental problems and no medication. No smoke or drink. Causes? Who should I see for help? Gland problems?

Might be: Chronic dry mouth can be of neurological or endocrine (glandular) origin. It could lead to breath issues as well. If you aren't taking any meds, many of which have this as a side effect, a visit to your primary care provider could be helpful to figure out the dry mouth. One thing that can help bad breath for many is to add brushing the top of your tongue to your oral hygiene regimen. ...Read more

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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