The medical term used for bad breath is known as halitosis. It means an unpleasant smell come when some person is breathing. Halitosis is normal between people around the world and it is frequently caused due to gathering of bacteria in the mouth as an outcome of gum diseases, plaque or food we eat. Lots of people with halitosis do not know about it before others do. Many persons close may feel too uncomfortable to say anything about mouth odor. The majorities of persons with halitosis who don't distinguish they have it are told by a close ones.
Specialists say that most of us have halitosis at some stage in our lives. Foodstuffs with strong tasting, like garlic or onions may affect some persons and consider as bad breath. Lifestyle may also influence some kinds of breaths as smelly and unpleasant; a non-smoker generally feels a smoker's breath nasty, while another smoker may not. Though, smoking is associated to a high possibilities of dry mouth, dental and gum diseases, which are mainly responsible for bad breath. Good dental cleanliness can recover halitosis and is mainly considered the most excellent preventive measure. If someone with good dental hygiene suffering from bad breath then he/she may require proper checkup.