What is Halitosis?

Halitosis is common terms is known as bad breath. It can occur due to poor dental hygiene, smoking or chewing tobacco or pan , gum diseases , also faulty dentures which causes food to accumulate leading to foul smell. Also some medical conditons like diabetes, liver disorders reflux oesophagitis also causes halitosis.

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i have really bad breath that smells like feces....my friends avoid talking to me..and my social life is completely ruin..my throat feels dry all...

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Horrendous breath may indicate tooth decay which is often caused by a mixture of bacteria including anaerobic (bacteria that don't need oxygen to...

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Hi, Recently I am suffering from having a bad breath. My dentist told me my teeth are fine and that my bad breath is probably caused by my stomach...

doctor1 MD

Hello and welcome to hcm forum,

bad breath is caused by -
poor oral hygiene maintenance.
decayed teeth resulting in food lodgement.

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firstly i bited my cheek once due to which white patch developed and its not healing , also i started bad breath, feel heaviness on left cheek ,...

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Dear friend.

Thanks for sharing your concern.

when you have already visited ENT doctor and dentist, and they have suggested you that it is not...

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