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Bad Breath

Information About Bad Breath

We Have to Know about the Bad Breath

  • Generally caused by poor dental hygiene

Could be dangerous, if the answer is YES for any one of the following questions

  • The smell of breath is a foul?

Causes of Bad Breath

  • Poor dental hygiene
  • Certain foods (oily foods, onions, garlic), health conditions and habits
  • Dry mouth
  • Some lung infections. Sinus infections
  • Tobacco products

Do’s and Don’ts- Bad Breath

  • Rinsing the mouth with water
  • Avoid tobacco
  • Mouth washer are used
  • Signs & Symptoms
  • Post nasal drip
  • Tonsils
  • White coating of the tongue
  • Sinus cavity
  • White /yellow coating on the tongue
  • Bitter taste on your tongue

Medical advice for Bad Breath

  • If bad breath persists as after good oral hygiene, see your doctor or dentist

Risk factors of Bad Breath

  • Cavities diabetes
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Diabetes
  • Heart disease
  • Pancreatic and kidney cancer

Treatment for Bad Breath

Home Remedies

  • Baking soda
  • Water
  • Fresh vegetables
  • Black tea
  • Aromatic spices

Other

  • Mouth wash
  • Tongue scrapers

Self-care for Bad Breath

  • Brushing twice daily
  • Use tongue depressor

Investigations for Bad Breath

  • If any bacterial infections cultures are done
Causes of Bad Breath
 The smell of breath is a foul?