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Preventive measures for dryness in the mouth leading to bad breath - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hello
User :   hello sir
Doctor :   How can I help you ?
User :   i am sufferind from bad breath
User :   what to do?
User :   please help?
Doctor :   Please provide these details of the person-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height.
User :   22-male-XXX-single-61-5.9
Doctor :   Since when are you having this and Have you ruled out the
User :   5 years
Doctor :   presence of the Tooth decay or any Gums related conditions
User :   its ok
Doctor :   Bad breath can also be caused by dry mouth (xerostomia)
Doctor :   It is seen when the flow of saliva decreases.
User :   ya correct i am felling dry various time
User :   what to do?
Doctor :   If you use tobacco in any form i would recommend you to avoid it here after
User :   nothing i am taking
Doctor :   take plenty of water 4-5 liters at least during the day will be essential
Doctor :   aintaining good oral health is essential to reducing bad breath
User :   any medicene
Doctor :   Maintaining
Doctor :   Brush twice a day with fluoride toothpaste to remove food debris and plaque.
Doctor :   Brush your tongue, too. Once a day, use floss or an inter dental cleaner to clean between teeth.
Doctor :   Certain foods, such as garlic and onions, contribute to objectionable breath odor. Once the food is absorbed into the bloodstream, it is transferred to the lungs, where it is expelled.

Doctor :   you might considering to avoid them
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