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Medical News Today: What to know about dry mouth at night

The following are some potential causes of dry mouth at night.Natural variation in saliva productionAccording to an article in the journal Compendium, a person's salivary glands typically produce less saliva at night. As a result, some people may notice that their mouths feel drier in the evening.Treatment:A doctor may prescribe special mouthwashes that can moisten…

Medical News Today: Eye exercises: Some tips and techniques

limited evidence to suggest that eye exercises can actually enhance vision, eye exercises can help with eye strain, certain eye conditions, and overall well-being.Eye exercises can be particularly helpful for people who experience digital eye strain, which is related to the prolonged use of computers.Read on to learn about seven eye exercises.Share on PinterestLooking away…

Medical News Today: What factors influence a person’s height?

about 80% of a person's height. This means, for instance, that tall people tend to have children who also grow up to be tall.People usually grow until they reach 18 years of age. Before then, a range of environmental factors can affect how tall they become.This article covers the factors that affect a person's height,…

Medical News Today: What to know about dental implants

advantages over dentures, which are removable artificial teeth. Implants:are more natural and comfortablehave a higher success rateimprove chewing functionlead to a lower risk of cavities developing in nearby teethlead to better maintenance of bone at the site of the lost toothcause decreased sensitivity in nearby teethdo not need to be taken out and cleaned every…

Schizophrenia: Largest genetic study offers new insights

Share on PinterestResearchers have uncovered a new gene that may explain the onset of schizophrenia.The new study appears in the journal Nature Neuroscience.Elliott Rees, a research fellow at the Medical Research Council (MRC) Centre for Neuropsychiatric Genetics and Genomics at Cardiff University in the United Kingdom, is the first author of the paper.As Rees and…

Medical News Today: What kinds of optometrist exist?

primary vision care. Their services range from eyesight testing and correction to diagnosing, treating, and managing changes in vision.A person who is training to become an optometrist will attend optometry school, not medical school. It takes 4 years of postgraduate studies to obtain a doctorate in optometry.The practice of optometry involves:conducting eye examsconducting vision testsprescribing…

Full liquid diet plan: Whatever you need to understand

pancreatitisfollowing weight loss surgery, as a transitional step between clear liquids and soft foodsfollowing dental or oral surgery, either to reduce pain or because a person is unable to chewafter gastrointestinal surgery or to ease the symptoms of a digestive diseasefollowing the loss of multiple teethafter breaking bones in the mouth or jawwhen a doctor…

Medical News Today: Demisexuality: What to know

Share on PinterestA person who identifies as demisexual may only feel sexual attraction toward someone with whom they have a strong emotional bond.Some people only feel sexual attraction toward those with whom they have developed a strong personal bond. If this is the case, the person is known as being demisexual.According to the Demisexuality Resource…

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