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BREATH, med. juris. The air expelled from the chest at each expiration.
     2. Breathing, though a usual sign of life, is not conclusive that a child was wholly born alive, as breathing may take place before the whole delivery of the mother is complete. 5 Carr. & Payn, 329; S. C. 24 E. C. L. R. 344. Vide Birth; Life; Infanticide.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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For example, sulphur and sulfide compounds found in breath odors are often caused by medications, diet and one's overall health.
Some manufacturers sell odor-reducing chewing gum, but even with that you also should follow John's suggestion and wear a facemask containing activated carbon for a one-two punch against breath odors.
Tell him that breath odors are often the result of physical or dental problems that can be resolved and you thought he'd want to know.
More serious conditions, such as diabetes, some cancers, kidney and liver failure, also can produce chemicals that cause breath odors. Remember, too, that some medications, including some drugs to treat blood pressure, urinary problems or allergies, can cause dry mouth.
Besides the microactive foam and the "special micro-polishers featured in all the Aquafresh Extreme Clean toothpastes, the Pure Breath Action version promises to purify breath with the help of a mineral formulation that helps to neutralize bad breath odors," the company says.
Some serious illnesses, including diabetes, kidney and liver failure, and cancer, can produce chemicals that cause breath odors.
New from Fitscan is the Breath Checker, a palm-size monitor that detects and measures breath odors. So before you move in for that first kiss you better check yourself, because no one wants to smooch a yuck-mouth.
Bretl says his pine-scented gum will disguise the deer-disturbing breath odors of tobacco, beer, onions, and plain old garden-variety morning-mouth.
* Dental Breath Strips for dogs are microthin, quick-dissolving breath strips in a convenient pocket pack, formulated with parsley seed oil to eliminate and neutralize breath odors, and natural mint and vanilla scents to mask odors.
UNITED KINGDOM -- While two studies have shown that regular tea drinking can keep breath odors away, another, separate study, has shown that herbal teas can seriously damage teeth.