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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: Lals | 2007/03/08

Q.

Bad Breath

My 4 year old suffers with bad breath. Has no rotten teeth, brushes his teeth daily with aquafresh (for kids). Hay fever sufferer ( on Deselix)
Please help

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

His bad breath is probably due to persistent mouth breathing as a result of his blocked nose. Please ask your doctor to put him on more effective treatment to open his nose such a Nasonex nasal spray once daily.

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