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Bad breath (halitosis)

bad; breath; halitosis; tooth; teeth; tongue; caries; gingivitis;

Most healthy people have unpleasant smelling breath sometimes, especially when they wake up, but only a few people have bad breath (halitosis) most of the time. If people have really bad breath it can have a big effect on their social life and what other people think about them, but many people worry unnecessarily about their breath.

To find out more about bad breath have a look at Better Health Channel 
http://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au 

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