Kenneth J. Jackson, D.D.S.
809 Redskin Trail
Wapakoneta, Ohio 45895
Phone: 419.738.2426
Fax: 419.738.6411

Online Dental Education Library

Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.

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Bad Breath
... Other reasons for bad breath (other than the mouth) are: infections, especially in the sinuses or lungs diabetes mellitus (acetone smell to the breath) kidney failure (can produce a fishy odor) malfunction of the liver disorders of metabolism (foul, fishy odor that comes and goes and may be difficult to diagnose) fasting (when the body is not provided with fuel in the form of food, fat and protein will begin to be broken down; the result is bad odor from the waste products of this metabolism) If your bad breath continues once potential oral health problems have been treated, see your physician to rule out any other causes...

Dry Mouth
...Sjogren's syndrome, HIV/AIDS, diabetes, and Parkinson's disease can all cause dry mouth...