Dental braces - the new fashion that affects the health of your teeth
They are the latest fashion in dental adornment, but there is nothing of beautiful in the harm they can bring to your smile. Dental grids are metal ornaments developed in 1980 by hip-hop artists. These grids, also called grills or grillz, are removable and placed on the front teeth. They are made of gold, silver or metal inlaid with precious stones and can cost from 20 to thousands of dollars, depending on the work done in their making.
Do you feel nausea or stomach discomfort while riding a car or a bus? Believe me, it's more common than it looks. According to neuroscientist Dean Burnett, this nausea is due to a confusion in the brain, which does not know whether you are moving or standing - and believes that you may be poisoned. Burnett explains that, because the muscles are relaxed as the eyes see the movement, the inner ear liquids indicate to the part of the brain, the thalamus, that you are in locomotion.
A survey of the Heart Institute of the Hospital das Clínicas (InCor) indicates that only 13.5% of patients with hypertension can follow the diet required to control blood pressure. The study was conducted with 949 patients from the city of São Paulo. Urine tests were performed to verify that individuals did not exceed recommended amounts of salt - at most 6 grams per day.