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Over-the-counter Drugs for Toothache and Consumption Guidelines

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Many families keep various types of medication to deal with minor injuries or illness at home, such as fever or cough. But in fact, over-the-counter medicines for toothache are often forgotten. Though toothache can be very annoying, because the pain can appear suddenly and is unbearable. Handling of toothache depends on the specific cause. Toothache can be caused by a tooth condition or an unhealthy gum condition. Instead of seeing a dentist, we often prefer to use over-the-counter drugs for toothache to relieve complaints of pain and swollen gums. The question is whether free drugs of this type are effective in dealing with toothaches. Guide to Taking OTC Drugs for Tooth Pain It never hurts to consume drugs that are usually sold freely in pharmacies, but still pay attention to the dosage and conditions listed on the packaging. In general, these medicines are only to relieve pain, not to overcome the cause of toothache. Below are toothache medicines that are sold freely and can …

Don't Panic, Do This When Bitten by a Snake

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Going out in the wild in certain areas can carry risks, such as being bitten by a poisonous snake. This situation is a medical condition that is classified as an emergency because it can cause loss of life if not treated immediately. Basically, removing the venom or poison is an attempt by the snake to knock out prey. Usually, a snake will bite if it feels disturbed or threatened. Without proper handling, snake venom can be fatal. First Aid for Snake Bite Victims The World Health Organization (WHO) notes that there are more than 100,000 deaths per year worldwide due to being bitten by a snake. Therefore, it is important to know what needs to be done if you or the person who is with you is bitten by a snake. Here are a few things to look out for: Stay calm and leave immediately or take the victim to the nearest health facility for assistance.Remember the shape, color and size of the snake that bites.If you are a person who is with a person who is bitten by a snake, don't leave…

Digestive Enzyme Disorders and How to Overcome It

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Disorders of digestive enzymes can cause the process of food processing and absorption of nutrients in the body also interrupted. To overcome this, sometimes additional digestive enzymes are needed from the outside. Food consumed by humans needs to be broken down into smaller substances so that it is more easily absorbed by the body. This is why digestive enzymes are needed. This enzyme helps digest important nutrients in food, such as protein, carbohydrates, and fat. Digestive enzymes are produced by the body, namely in the mouth, stomach, pancreas, and small intestine. Kinds of Digestive Enzymes There are several types of digestive enzymes with different functions, namely: Lipase: breaks down fats into molecules of glycerol and fatty acids.Protease and peptidase: break down proteins into smaller sized amino acid molecules.Amylase: break down carbohydrates and starch into a simpler form, namely glucose.Lactase: breaks down the type of sugar lactose found in milk.Maltase: is prod…

Exercise in Fitness, One of the Main Steps of a Fitter Body

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Sometimes, you might feel confused, bored, and less motivated if you exercise alone. But in the gym, the exercise you do will become more focused with the use of the right tools and guidance from experienced instructors. Joining a member of the gym can be the first step to start exercising regularly and living a healthy lifestyle. Regular exercise can reduce weight, reduce the risk of certain diseases such as high blood pressure and heart disease, strengthen bones and muscles, relieve stress, and increase self-confidence. Sports facilities at the gym Fitness center is a fitness center where there are sports equipment used to help improve fitness and build muscle. Generally, this place consists of two main areas: Main training area: This room is usually equipped with weights, such as dumbbells or barbells, and is surrounded by mirrors to ensure proper movement and posture when exercising.Cardio training area: A room equipped with sports facilities or equipment to train the heart&#…

High Protein Formula Milk Can Cause Baby Allergies

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High protein milk derived from formula milk can cause allergies in some babies. That's because formula milk generally contains high-protein cow's milk, causing various allergic symptoms in infants. Until now experts do not know the reason some babies are allergic to milk protein, while others do not have allergies. It's just that many believe that this is related to genetic factors. Understanding the Causes of Milk Allergy in Babies Babies experience an allergy to high-protein milk when the immune system considers the protein in milk as something that endangers the body, so it must be resisted. When this allergic reaction occurs, the baby will be easily fussy, restless, and angry. They may also experience abdominal pain or other symptoms, such as itchy red rashes on the face, itching around the mouth and lips, vomiting, coughing, shortness of breath, and vomiting. Allergy to high-protein milk is different from lactose intolerance. Lactose intolerance refers to the d…