Bad breath (or halitosis), may result from food or smoking but this is usually temporary.
In 90% of the cases, halitosis source is the mouth, although there are cases where halitosis may result from diabetes or gastroreflux.
Basic reason that causes bad breath are bacteria.
Where do bacteria reside?
- 75% of bacteria reside in the tounge. Solution: Use of tongue scrapers together with tongue brushing, keeps your toungue clean.
- Periodontitis and decay, allow the accumulation of bacteria around the gum line and inside the decayed teeth.Solution:Take care of your oral problems with the help of your dentist. Bad breath will be a bad memory.
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