Many patients don’t understand how halitosis is caused. What’s more, they wonder why they brush their teeth every day, wash their mouth frequently, chew gum or can’t cover up the problem of halitosis. In fact, halitosis can not be solved only by brushing teeth and chewing gum. In many cases, the causes of halitosis are caused by gastrointestinal diseases, that is to say, halitosis is only a phenomenon, and the root cause is gastrointestinal diseases. Therefore, simple mouthwash, chewing gum, brushing teeth, etc., can only temporarily cover up the phenomenon of halitosis, but not completely treat halitosis.
Stomach heat type of halitosis, this kind of patients may have mouth sores or chronic periodontitis, and they prefer to eat some spicy food at ordinary times. This kind of people should choose to eliminate stomach heat, and eat less hot food at ordinary times.
The reason for dieting patients with bad breath is that they often lose weight at ordinary times. To a certain extent, losing weight suppresses the secretion of saliva, so that our oral bacteria continue to grow, and in the process of losing weight, the consumption of body fat will also release a kind of acetone with peculiar smell, resulting in bad breath.
The formation of constipated halitosis is due to our habit of defecating at ordinary times. The reason for this kind of halitosis is that the harmful substances produced in the body cannot be discharged in time. The best way for this kind of halitosis is to eat more fruits and vegetables.
In addition to actively cooperating with doctors in the treatment of halitosis, it is recommended to choose the correct method of brushing teeth, brush teeth at least twice a day, and form a good habit of mouthwash after eating. In addition, we should develop good eating habits and try not to eat too greasy and spicy food