Hearing loss caused by an ototoxic medicine tends to develop quickly. The first symptoms usually are ringing in the ears (tinnitus) and vertigo. Hearing usually returns to normal after you stop taking the medicine. But some medicines can cause permanent damage to the inner ear.
The party faced accusations last night of buying Facebook 'likes' in an attempt to boost its profile on the social media website after the post with ...
A tooth abscess is a pocket of pus that's caused by a bacterial infection. The abscess can occur at different regions of the tooth for different reasons. A periapical (per-e-AP-ih-kul) abscess occurs at the tip of the root, whereas a periodontal (per-e-o-DON-tul) abscess occurs in the gums at the side of a tooth root.
Diabetes is a metabolic disease in which there's a problem with insulin (a hormone). It can affect your health in many ways. In type 2 diabetes, not enough insulin is released into the bloodstream, or the insulin canít be used properly. In type 1 diabetes, the body only produces very little insulin, or none at all.
You get glucose from the foods you eat. Carbohydrates, such as fruit, milk, potatoes, bread, and rice, are the biggest source of glucose in a typical diet. Your body breaks down carbohydrates into glucose, and then transports the glucose to the cells via the bloodstream.
One of the most common causes of tinnitus is damage to the microscopic endings of the hearing nerve in the inner ear. As people age it is common to have a certain amount of hearing nerve impairment. This impairment causes and tinnitus. Exposure to loud noises is a very common cause of tinnitus, and it often damages hearing as well. Unfortunately, many people are unconcerned about the harmful effects of excessively loud noises such as from firearms, high intensity music and July fourth explosions. As we are all well aware, we live in a loud world.
We all have stress in our day-to-day lives Ė a flat tire in the middle of rush hour, a looming deadline at work Ė that can cause a temporary spike in blood pressure. In most cases, once the stressful situation is resolved, your heart rate and blood pressure return to normal.
One pound of fat contains 3,500 calories so cutting your calorie intake by 500 calories per day on average, should see you lose 1 pound per week. While it might not seem like much, if you ate an extra 100 calories per day, by the end of the year you could gain 11lbs. Small changes make a huge difference in the long term.
Metabolism is not just one process that you can easily manipulate, its a series of bodily functions that exist in all of your cells throughout your body. And it's primary function is not to maintain weight; it's to sustain life by converting food and reserved fuel into usable energy you need to breathe, think, pump blood, move, and keep on living.
The brain plays such a major role in processing the sound information our ear receives that we canít ignore it. Research has shown that there are links between hearing loss and mental conditions such as anxiety and depression.
Script by Dagon Design