Brain Inflammation: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment

Brain Inflammation

Brain inflammation is an indirect result of bacteria and infection in the body. Inflammation is one of your body’s ways of defending itself from harmful foreign substances like bacteria and viruses. For example, gingivitis is an inflammation of the gums as a result of plaque buildup. However, it is not the plaque itself that causes the inflammation, but your own body.

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Can Yoga Be Used as TMJ Treatment in Idaho Falls?

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If you suffer from TMJ pain, chances are you’ve tried every “trick” in the book to find some type of relief. However, if you’ve yet to find the solution to solving your TMJ pain, it may be time to take a deep breath and relax into Yoga to find the answer. 

While Yoga has become part of mainstream culture and even schools and workplaces have begun to implement “asanas” (yoga poses) and meditation as part of their curriculum or culture, few of us associate TMJ pain with Yoga. 

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Common Disc Problems That Cause Back Pain

When back pain becomes chronic, it’s often the result of problems with the spinal discs. These discs have three main functions:

  • To act as cushioned shock absorbers due to their position between the bony vertebrae.
  • To hold the vertebrae together.
  • To allow for greater mobility due to their cartilaginous quality.

The human body has a total of twenty-three vertebral discs. When any of these discs develop problems, the result is pain ranging from mild to severe, lack of mobility, and difficulty concentrating.

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What to Look for in the Perfect Idaho Dentist

Finding a dentist in Idaho for you can be a frustrating experience. However, if you know what to look for and have a game plan in mind, you will be able to find that perfect dentist that you will be able to call your dental home. Your relationship with your dentist is a lifelong relationship. The general recommendation is to visit your Idaho dentist every six months to ensure proper oral health. No one wants to have to continually search for that dental home. Find that dentist in Idaho that works for you and stick with them for life. 

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What is the Entourage Effect?

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Introduction

The marijuana entourage effect is one of the more interesting effects of marijuana. However, not many people even know about the entourage effect. Those that do know about the entourage effect may not even know how it really works.

This article will explain the entourage effect, and then it will explain as it relates to different types of marijuana. The explanation will give you a better understanding of the entourage effect and also show you how the marijuana you consume interacts with your body.

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CBD And Ketogenic Diet For Weight Loss

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New diet and exercise fads tend to come and go in the blink of an eye, and by the time you make a decision to commit to following a specific food and exercise plan, the next bigger and better weight loss trend is already the talk of the town. More well-known diets are the Atkins Diet and the Paleo Diet and of course, let’s not forget fasting and juice cleanses. But one particular diet that continues to be used to improve your health and consistently help you lose weight is called the Ketogenic diet.

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Hemp How-to: Guide to Storing CBD Products and Other Hemp Supplements

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Original Article republished with permission.

Properly storing CBD products and other hemp oil supplements is key to preserving their freshness and making sure the cannabinoids don’t degrade or break down prematurely. You want to be able to get the maximum benefits from these products, and by observing the best practice when it comes to storing them, you don’t only extend their shelf life, you also preserve their potency.

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The Importance of Periodontal Health

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What is Periodontal Health?

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The definition of periodontal is, “relating to or affecting the structures surrounding and supporting the teeth”. Plain and simple, periodontal health is the health status of your gums, bone and supporting ligaments. Some contributing factors that can lead to periodontal disease are:

  • Genetics
  • Changes in hormones (puberty or pregnancy)
  • Poor Nutrition
  • Medication
  • Other systemic diseases (diabetes or heart disease)
  • Stress
  • Habits (tobacco or alcohol use)
  • Poor hygiene home care
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Roadside Construction & Work Zones – Facts & Safety Tips For Workers & Drivers

Roadside construction projects are dangerous. This goes for both the workers within them and the drivers who have to navigate through or around them. Over the years, great improvements have been made in traffic control technology, signage, and safety barricades. However, the dangers of roadside construction still can’t be ignored.

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