Oral fungus causes common oral infection
If you want to avoid or control a common infection popularly known as thrush, you have one more reason to visit your dentist, especially if you have diabetes, wear a prosthesis, or have some problem with the immune system.
Also called candidiasis, the fungal infection causes painful white spots on the tongue or the inside of the cheeks. The lesions may bleed slightly when shaved or when you brush your teeth. Sometimes, oral candidiasis spreads to the roof of the mouth, gums, tonsils, or the back of the throat.
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Zika virus can affect testicles, says study
A study by Yale University believes that the Zika virus can affect the male reproductive system, causing decreased testosterone levels and atrophy of the testicles. the research was done only with rats. To carry out the procedure, the scientists infected the mice and noticed that the virus disappeared from the blood after 21 days.
Get your questions about type 2 diabetes
I take advantage of the fact that today is World Diabetes Day to write a special article for those who have this disease. I would like to start by explaining something that few do not know: type 2 diabetes, which corresponds to more than 90% two cases of the disease, is virtually 100% preventable and can be treated without medication in the vast majority of cases.