Study advises against sleeping with dentures
Poor oral health and hygiene are increasingly recognized as one of the main factors of sleep deprivation. risk for the development of pneumonia in the elderly. And there is a lot of research in this regard that relates oral health and pneumonia. Users of total prosthesis during sleep usually tend to have inadequate oral hygiene practices and go less regularly to the dentist, which can increase the chances of developing dental caries and periodontal disease, in addition to being able to develop a common fungal infection called candidiasis .
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It is now time for girls ages 9 to 11 to take the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which is used to prevent cervical cancer. The vaccine has been available since the beginning of March in the 36,000 immunization rooms scattered throughout the country. The Ministry of Health expects to vaccinate 4.
Although currently more stabilized, the number of obese children and adolescents in our country increased in geometric progression, reaching a tripling of incidence in the age group from 9 to 19 years, according to data from the IBGE researches between 1989 and 2009. The complications of obesity in adolescents are similar to those of adults and have also been increasing in numbers, and it is not so rare to find type 2 diabetes (DT2), hypertension and cholesterol and triglycerides A study carried out in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Cincinatti in the USA showed a 7-year follow-up of adolescents with a BMI above 50 kg / m2, even in medical, behavioral and nutritional follow-up, that most of them increased their BMI for 57 kg / m2.