"Although measures of autonomic nervous system function are frequently used as clinical markers of disease risk, they have not typically been employed as risk markers by mental health clinicians. In the current report, we examine the extent to which specific aspects of autonomic nervous system function might provide valuable information to clinicians about sensitivity to stress—the propensity to experience negative outcomes following exposure to stressors—and, potentially, risk for psychopathology in children and adolescents." … [Read more...] about How Vagus Nerve Robustness Is Linked to Depression Risk
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Try to keep your tongue away from your teeth and gums to minimise damage Do not pick, tug or put unclean hands near the piercing Do not smoke or use tobacco-based products Brush after every meal and rinse with a mouthwash Eat soft foods your head slightly elevated during the initial healing process Avoid alcohol, spicy foods, and hard and sticky foods Rinse your mouth frequently with warm salt water Make an appointment with your dentist if you suspect a problem or have a concern FAQs About Oral Piercing Q. How long does it take a tongue piercing to heal? A. The healing time will depend on the person, the care, and the amount of swelling. In general, the healing period takes two to four weeks after getting them done. … [Read more...] about Did You Know That Oral Piercing Could Lead To Endocarditis, Hepatitis And Other Serious Infections?
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Of the 688 men and women who participated in this study, the researchers reported that over the course of a decade, those who regularly used at least one anticholinergic drug at baseline were 47 percent more likely to develop mild cognitive impairment (MCI) than study participants who did not take ACh-blocking medicines. … [Read more...] about Drugs That Block “Vagusstoff” May Speed Up Cognitive Decline