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What can you do to prevent bad breath?

What can you do to prevent bad breath?

Prevent bad breath: Ways to prevent bad breath include: - proper oral hygiene/ brush teeth at least twice a day, floss between every tooth and brush your tongue and roof of mouth. -visit your dentist 2x/year for cleaning -stay hydrated throughout the day -control reflux disease -chew sugarless (xylitol sweetened) cinnamon-flavored gum - stop smoking - hydrogen peroxide or Chlorhexidine mouthwash -treat tonsil stones. ...Read more

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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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How do you prevent bad breath?

How do you prevent bad breath?

FULL MOUTH DETOX : Bad breath is caused by odor producing bacteria in your mouth. It is almost impossible to remove those billions of bacteria from your mouth by simply brushing, flossing, or mouthwash. Yes, after you brush-floss-rinse-chew gum-rinse again-floss-brush again... Then for few minutes you will not have bad breath... The only way to get rid of it- is to do full mouth detox procedure, we exclusively do it. ...Read more

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What can I would to eliminate bad breath?

What can I would to eliminate bad breath?

See your Dentist.: That can be caused by many things, however i would start by seeing your dentist and have a cleaning every 6 months. Brush twice a day, floss and you can use mouth wash in between brushing to help with the bad breath. I hope that this may help. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of bad breath?

What can I do to get rid of bad breath?

Many causes...: Bad breath or halitosis, can have several causes, ; it is sometimes multi-factorial. Accumulation of plaque and tartar in between ;; behind the teeth + presence of cavities are common causes. Also, many people have more accumulation of germs and debris on top surface of their tongue (to be brushed daily too). Others:presence of "post nasal drainage", acid reflux/ digestive problems ; some foods. ...Read more

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What can you do to relieve really bad cramps?

What can you do to relieve really bad cramps?

Menstrual cramps?: Nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for dysmenorrhea. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get gyn eval to r/o underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or black cohosh with dr ok. Sipping chamomile & green tea can dissipate pain. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what could I do best not to have bad breath?

Can you tell me what could I do best not to have bad breath?

Bad Breath: See the following website for some basic information. Then see your dentist to rule out all dental problems, followed by your physician if necessary to rule out all medical causes. Poor oral hygiene and periodontal (gum) disease are the most common causes. See http://smilesapartcosmeticdentist.Com/fresh-breath-control.Htm. ...Read more

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Can you please explain how i can completely eliminate bad breath?

Can you please explain how i can completely eliminate bad breath?

Treat the cause: There are many causes of bad breath, both of dental and medical origin. Find the cause(s) and treat them and then maintain good oral hygiene. By far the most common cause is poor oral hygiene. See the following website for more information: http://www.Smilesapartcosmeticdentist.Com/fresh-breath-control.Htm. ...Read more

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What can you take or do to stop a bad cough?

What can you take or do to stop a bad cough?

Severe cough: There are many reasons for coughing and while a cough suppressant seems desirable, the real answer is to identify the "cause" of the cough. By knowing the trigger, the right treatment can be given. Most coughing is related to throat irritation from cold, sinus infection or allergies. Chronic cough can be related to asthma or even acid reflux. Dextromethorphan is a common cough suppressant (dm). ...Read more

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Can you recommend what to do to get rid of bad cramps?

Can you recommend what to do to get rid of bad cramps?

Menstrual cramps?: Nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for dysmenorrhea. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get gyn eval to r/o underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or black cohosh with dr ok. Sipping chamomile & green tea can dissipate pain. ...Read more

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What can I do to treat or prevent really bad gas pains?

What can I do to treat or prevent really bad gas pains?

Just wait: Your body will pass the gas. I suppose you can also try to swallow less air. If you get anxious you can make it worse by swallowing more air. ...Read more

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What should I do to eliminate bad breath forever?

What should I do to eliminate bad breath forever?

Probably impossible: Great goal but probably impossible and unrealistic. It assumes absolutely no medical problems, perfect oral hygiene and dental health, and not eating any foods with substantial taste and seasonings. ...Read more

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What can I do to prevent nightmares?

What can I do to prevent nightmares?

Reduce Stress: I find that writing in a journal about the emotions of the day is a very helpful way to process stress. Other individuals benefit from meditation, light exercise, soothing tea. The mindbody workbook, is a tool i developed to help people process stress and tension associated with physical symptoms. ...Read more

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What can I do to help prevents headaches?

What can I do to help  prevents  headaches?

Depends on cause.: It depends on the cause of the headaches, since different causes require different treatments; so if you haven't been seen by your doctor, you should. In addition, for almost any type of headache, eating a balanced diet, not skipping meals, and getting plenty of sleep are important. ...Read more

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What to do if i keep getting palpitations can anyone help?

What to do if i keep getting palpitations can anyone help?

Palpitation treat: Treatments include not using caffeine, alcohol , street drugs, smoking and other stimulant substances. Try to learn meditation and other calming techniques, cut out herbal substances, cough and cold medicines, nutritional supplements, see your doctor to be sure no direct heart problem and for treatment if the basics above don't help. ...Read more

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Besides rinse what do you do when you have bad breath?

Besides rinse what do you do when you have bad breath?

Find cause!: No rinse will remove the cause of bad breath. It's like putting wood paneling on a wall being eaten by termites.See a dentist to rule out all dental causes. You may be referred to a physician to rule out medical causes as well. The causes are many. See: http://smilesapartcosmeticdentist.Com/fresh-breath-control.Htm. ...Read more

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What to do if i want to know what ways can reduce blood sugar?

What to do if i want to know what ways can reduce blood sugar?

Many: Diet, exercise, weight loss, avoidance of certain medications such as steroids, good overall health and certain medications as prescribed by a doctor. Avoid otc and internet supplements and other garbage which won't help you. ...Read more

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What should I do to get rid of bad breath?

What should I do to get rid of bad breath?

See a dentist: Bad breath can come from different sources. You should see a dentist to rule out any infections, gum problems or tongue issues. Assuming you don't have those, see an ent. Sometimes bad breath can come from tonsils, sinuses, or stomach. ...Read more

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What can I do to prevent cramps?

What can I do to prevent cramps?

Stretch: Stretch, hydrate well, include enough magnesium and potassium in the diet (dairy and bananas) or consider a magnesium supplement (careful if kidney issues). Stretch some more. ...Read more