Health & Fitness How vaping and e-cigarettes may affect your mouth as Marnie Simpson suffers gum disease
Fatty liver disease: How does cirrhosis affect your feet? 'Serious' symptom to watch for
FATTY liver disease is a common condition caused by the storage of extra fat in the liver. If left untreated, the disease can result in cirrhosis. In its more serious stages, the disease can begin to impact your feet.According to the British Liver Trust, it is estimated that one in five people in the UK are living with this condition.
Marnie Simpson has issued a warning about vaping to her five million followers on Instagram. The television personality andstar revealed " " and claimed vaping was the cause.
The 30 year old mum of two shared her thoughts about vaping under the Ask Me A Question feature on Instagram. Responding to a fan's question of "How is giving up the vape? I am really struggling"let her thoughts be known about e-cigarettes.
Writing on her Instagram Stories, Marnie said: "Well I found out that the vape has caused slightin my bottom gums, luckily it's reversible as I caught it early and have only vaped for two months but I knew this as I had sore gums a few days after vaping, I guess some people are more sensitive to the chemicals than others like me."
Find out which type of drunk you are based on your zodiac sign
Most of us like a drink from time to time, and some of us like a lot of drinks a lot of the time. Regardless, we're all capable of some major personality shifts when we're on the sauce. A few cocktails and your shyest colleague might be up dancing on the table, or your most composed friend might be crying on your shoulder in a McDonald's. Indeed, most of us have a drunken alter ego that can vary depending on the drink of choice and the situation–but how does this tie into astrology? Anyone who knows a bit about the zodiac knows that the personality traits associated with each sign are scarily accurate! These same indicators can be used to predict the surprising effects alcohol has on your mood and behavior. To see what we mean, click through the following gallery to find out what type of drunk you are based on your star sign.
When vaping first became widespread as an aid to stop smoking in 2005, health concerns that were raised, surrounded lung and heart health. Now the focus has expanded to oral health and in particular gum disease.
Although some medical professionals still consider vaping to be the safer alternative to smoking, the use of e-cigarettes continues to be debated. According to the, vapes or e-cigs, are far less harmful than cigarettes and can help you quit smoking for good.
The NHS say e-cigarettes are tightly regulated for safety and quality. They acknowledge that vapes are not completely risk-free and that they carry a small fraction of the risk of cigarettes.
Best electric toothbrushes 2022
Our guide to the best electric toothbrushes offers tried and tested products to help you achieve cleaner teeth and healthier gumsBefore you take the plunge into the world of dental gadgets, make sure you know how to use an electric toothbrush to achieve the best teeth cleaning results. You can also find out about the causes of bad breath, and how to whiten teeth naturally at home, right here at Live Science.
However the American Heart Association (AHA), a nonprofit organisation founded in 1924, expand on the detrimental effects of vaping on oral health. Thereports that Dr Crystal Stinson, assistant professor at Texas A&M College of Dentistry said: "Studies on their impact are really new. But now we have a solid amount of evidence that shows the link between e-cigarettes and poor oral health."
This claim is backed up by iScience who published asaying e-cigarette aerosol 'alters host response and promotes gum inflammation.' An explanation for this may be the different oral states of vapers and non-vapers.
referenced a study published in mBio that reportedly found vapers have a unique oral microbiome - the community of bacteria and other microorganisms - that is less healthy than non-smokers but potentially healthier than cigarette smokers.
DVLA warning of £1,000 fine if you do not declare these 112 conditions
If it's deemed that you are not safe to drive, you may need to surrender your licenseThe warning comes after the DVLA recently made a major change to the medical application process in a bid to speed up the process and make it easier for applicants. Now, medical professionals like specialist nurses and opticians can carry out your medical questionnaire, rather than only doctors as before.
Professors of molecular pathobiology at NYU College of Dentistry said: “To our knowledge, this is the first longitudinal study of oral health and e-cigarette use. We are now beginning to understand how e-cigarettes and the chemicals they contain are changing the oral microbiome and disrupting the balance of bacteria."
What to do if you think you have vape-related gum disease
Seek dental assistance to check if you do have gum disease. If this is confirmed and you are vaping, you may want to review the use of e-cigarettes, which according to the NHS, is still the safer alternative to smoking.
Try another non-smoking aid, to see if your oral health improves and keep a diary of symptoms and your oral state.
Jessica Simpson has family for launch of fall collection at Nordstrom .
It turned into a family affair when Jessica Simpson celebrated the launch of her fall 2022 collection at Nordstrom at The Grove in Los Angeles on Saturday. The singer/actress turned entrepreneur hosted a meet and greet with fans that included her husband Eric Johnson and their three children: daughters Maxwell, 10, and Birdie, three, and son Ace, nine.The fashion designer has called her new collection a blend of bold colors and silhouettes with a bit of that California cool girl vibe.