Health knowledge made personal
WellPage for Is It Okay To Take Ibuprofen After Getting Your Tongue Pierced
+ Bookmark › Share
Go
Search posts:

Is It Okay To Take Ibuprofen After Getting Your Tongue Pierced - Articles

Young man dies from tongue piercing by Dr. Ivor K. Medical Doctor Posted Fri 26 Sep 2008 5:16pm Haaretz Newspaper from Israel brings a story of an 18-year-old Israel Defense Forces soldier who died this Sunday from an infection he received from a tongue piercing. The soldier had been hospitalized in serious condition for over a month in Rambam Hospital in Haifa after he developed 14 abscesses in his brain from bacteria that spread from ... Read on »
Tongue piercings increase your risk of brain infections. by Saundra G. Patient Expert Posted Mon 19 Oct 2009 10:05pm The newest fashion obsession of tongue piercing is associated with tongue infections, tooth fractures, periodontal (gum) disease, heart problems, respiratory tract disease, a higher risk of deadly brain abscesses, and even death. 1. “There are many potential complications, ranging from pain and swelling to chipped or cracked teeth. Patients w ... Read on »
Tongue Piercing Can Cause Costly Gap in Front Teeth by HealthFinder Posted Thu 05 Aug 2010 10:00am healthnewslink One woman's experience suggests a risk; other potential problems include gum trauma, infection. ... Read on »
Tongue Piercing Can Cause Costly Gap in Front Teeth by Medline Plus Posted Thu 05 Aug 2010 9:00am One woman's experience suggests a risk; other potential problems include gum trauma, infection By Robert Preidt Thursday, August 5, 2010 THURSDAY, Aug. 5 (HealthDay News) -- Tongue piercing can lead to a damaging habit that causes a gap to appear between the upper front teeth, which could cost t ... Read on »
The Ever-Growing List of Why Tongue-Piercings Aren’t So Cool by The Verigin Dental Health Team Doctor of Dentistry Posted Mon 24 Jan 2011 9:06am Tongue piercings may look cool, but they can really hurt your teeth and gums . To date, the main problems reported have been infection, gum damage, tooth breakage and orthodontic issues. Now we can add one more to the list: a greater potential for dental and other disease. According to a study recently published in the Journal of ... Read on »
Tongue Piercing – A Safe or Dangerous Procedure? by Kodjoworkout Posted Tue 03 Jul 2012 8:30am If you have walked down the street lately (well, if you live in a big city, anyway) then you are well aware of how popular tattoos and piercings are these days amongst the youth, and even some of the older generations. The reasons for this are many, and much of it is pop cul ... Read on »
Pierced Tongue Damage & Other News of Note by The Verigin Dental Health Team Doctor of Dentistry Posted Wed 04 Nov 2009 10:05pm Tongue Stud “Brain Fatality Risk” (BBC) Deadly brain abscesses should be added to the list of risks of having a tongue piercing, say doctors. Archives of Neurology reports how a 22-year-old man who died in hospital following multiple brain abscesses weeks after getting his tongue pierced. The man’s Israeli doctors warn infection ca ... Read on »
Pierced Tongue Damage & Other News of Note by The Verigin Dental Health Team Doctor of Dentistry Posted Fri 16 Oct 2009 10:02pm Tongue Stud “Brain Fatality Risk” (BBC) Deadly brain abscesses should be added to the list of risks of having a tongue piercing, say doctors. Archives of Neurology reports how a 22-year-old man who died in hospital following multiple brain abscesses weeks after getting his tongue pierced. The man’s Israeli doctors warn infection ca ... Read on »
Did you really pierce your tongue? by Stacy .. Patient Expert Posted Tue 14 Apr 2009 12:33am Has it really been a month since I last Blogged! Shame on me. Just shock and disgust...well, okay...I'm not going to go that far but I should at least have my hand slapped and be put in time-out. Yes! Time-out! Please may I have a Time-Out! I'll sit very quietly on the naughty-stair for 35 minutes. (You know, 1 minute for every year old that you ar ... Read on »
Body Piercing by Anthony R. Patient Expert Posted Sat 21 Mar 2009 3:59pm For most young people, body piercing is a fashion statement - a way to look sexier and be more attractive. For some, it is part of self-expression, to show the world their true character. For others, body piercing is a form of ritual in joining a group where members share the same personalities and interests. It becomes a badge of identity. ... Read on »