Bad Breath (Halitosis) (cont.)
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Bad Breath Treatment
Follow-Up for Bad Breath
Bad Breath Prevention
Good oral care, regular dental visits, stopping tobacco use/smoking, and avoiding certain foods can prevent most cases of bad breath.
Prognosis of Bad Breath
The prognosis for bad breath is generally good as bad breath is usually more of a nuisance rather than a serious medical condition. Most individuals with bad breath can treat and eliminate the condition on their own. Additionally, dentists and physicians can help with cases of chronic bad breath.
Last Editorial Review: 7/24/2015
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