Valery LEBOVKA, “FACTS”
Methods for diagnostics of diseases on the state of the language known for a long time; especially it is widely used in China.
In our day to resort to this method decided in Australia, writes Daily Mail.
According to doctors of this country, the state of the language really helps to identify serious diseases of the body.
“Some illnesses can be identified only after carefully examining the language,” say the experts.
Illnesses, according to them, can honk a white film , or the appearance of “strawberry tongue.”
First of all, doctors recommend to pay attention to the appearance of a white plaque on the tongue. It can be the result of poor hygiene of the oral cavity arise from Smoking and addiction to alcohol, but sometimes it becomes the cause of pathological processes in the oral cavity.
If the white tongue coating keeps for up to two weeks, sure doctors, need to seem to specialists. Such a symptom may indicate a fungus , or leukoplakia — a disease affecting the mucous membranes of the oral cavity.
Also, speaking of detection of disease as language experts identified it “strawberry” appearance — distinct red color, bright buds. This change in language occurs when an allergic reaction or deficiency of folic acid in the body. If, in addition, inflamed throat, you should suspect strep throat or scarlet fever.
Another change in the state of the language — the appearance of tubercles. The doctors said that they can indicate the presence of herpes.
In addition, the tongue can swell, to lose sensitivity. This condition is often the result of the influence of certain beverages, food. However, if it persists for a long time, it is necessary to go to the doctor for tests to rule out serious illness.
Earlier, the “FACTS” written about the fact that even the recognized medical diagnostic methods can fail in almost one third of the cases, so they need to do it again.