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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.

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When the clinician follows treatment protocols established by the International Society for Breath Odor Research (Table II), all patients are instructed in correct oral hygiene habits, including the important step of tongue cleansing.
The impact of periodontal therapy on the adjunctive effect of antiseptics on breath odor related outcome variables: a double blind randomized study.
Periodically rinse with a scent-control mouth wash to kill breath odors, and always cover your mouth with a scent-control facemask while hunting.
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.
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.
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.