Bad breath is not just an adult problem. It can be noticed also in children. There are different causes of bad breath in children. And they are very different. Periodontists in Louisiana mention the most common of it:
Nutrition. Often bad breath in children is result of consumption of such products as onions, garlic, corn, cabbage, fatty foods, cheese, and even some drinks, above all juices.
Dryness of mucous. Dryness of the mouth or the nose (after using of nasal drops) may also cause this phenomenon.
Infections and upper respiratory disease. During sore throats, bronchitis, tonsillitis and other diseases of the upper respiratory tract in the mouth and throat rapidly multiply microbes that may cause bad breath. In this case are recommended inhalation and rinsing.
Problems with the gastrointestinal tract and dysbacteriosis. Acidity cause sour smell from the mouth. Kidney problems causes ammonium odor.
Stress, fear, negative emotions, frustration, can cause in children dry mouth, and consequently - a bad breath.