bad breath


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bad breath

n.
The condition of having stale or foul-smelling breath. Also called halitosis.
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that I have lived so long among their noise and bad breaths!
The easiest fix is soap and water, but when it comes to bad breath, soap in the mouth just doesn't wash.
Could bad breath be from poor dental hygiene, an underlying health problem, or simply the cook's heavy hand with the garlic?
Oddly, many people who think they have bad breath actually don't.
He added that 'bad breath is often caused by a buildup of bacteria in your mouth that causes inflammation and gives off a noxious odour.
Unfortunately, bad breath is all too common a complaint, with an estimated one in four people in Britain reportedly suffering from the condition on a regular basis.
Student's attitudes towards bad breath, their practice of oral hygiene and the impact thereof on their bad breath and general oral health conditions, were compared with OM categories in order to determine any associations.
'Gum disease is also linked to bad breath, because if you have bleeding gums, the blood and dead tissue acts as a fuel source for the bacteria,' says Dr Katz.
Though chewing gum causes more salivation initially thereby diluting the bad breath, the effect is lost after a few minutes.
Antibacterial mouthwash can also help with controlling bad breath.
Especially fasting people suffer from bad breath which is very common and it's pretty much easier to avoid when you keep in mind few quick tips.