Bad breath is caused by sulfur-containing compounds generally found in food and resolves within 24 after the food is fully digested. Chronic bad breath is a symptom of an underlying problem such as poor oral hygiene, poor diet, gum disease, tooth dec
The medical name for bad breath is halitosis. It can be causes from poor oral hygiene habits and may be a sign of other health problems. Bad breath can worsen by the types of foods you eat and other unhealthy lifestyle habits.