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I have bad breath. I also have swelling gums. I brush my teeth 2 times a day. Please help me get this swelling down and remover this bad breath problem.

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Brush your teeth twice a day with soft bristles brush. Wash your mouth with salt water once in a while.
Get scaling polishing done by a dentist than brush twice daily especially at night use betadine mouth wash drink plenty of water massage gums.
For this ,you have to get a scaling done from a dentist.
Hellow ,there could be various reasons for bad beath like deposits on teeth, caries in the teeth, fasting,not drinking enough water, acidity,nasal problems etc. You need to get scaling done from dentist .Also you need to know proper brushing tech.
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