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13 Aug 2007

Dry lips and bad breath
What can I administer to a 11-year-old boy who occassionally have dry lips? I have asked him to keep vaseline but he also forgets to apply it.

I shall appreciate your help.

Very Kind Regaards

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01 Jan 0001

Dear Mandla
They often have dry lips because they breath through the mouth because they have a chronic blocked nose. Let your GP have a look and see if he may be needs antihistamines to keep his nose open? He may have allergic rhinitis.
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