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Your Tongue Tells A Lot About Your Health

A Healthy body is always the home of beauty, and it shows everywhere, from hair to toe. Similarly, when one is not so healthy, deficient of nutrients, suffering from illness, it shows all over their face and body.

Same is the case with the tongue, as it is one sensitive part of our body and exposed to the maximum environmental factors too.

Your Tongue Tells A Lot About Your Health

Your Tongue Tells A Lot About Your Health

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Vitamin deficiency = bright red

Vitamin deficiency = bright red

That color is exhibited by tongues when one is short of vitamins. And what's more is that such colors are seen when deficiency is extreme, so get up and start with a vitamin-rich diet and soon.

Dark coloration, your own fault

Dark coloration, your own fault

It is a direct indication of a bad oral hygiene. Solution is as simple as using a good toothpaste, brushing twice daily and using mouth wash and floss too.

Yeast infection gives white powdery tongue

Yeast infection gives white powdery tongue

Make a trip to your doctor, because yeast infection means that somehow your mouth is not keeping itself fresh. Sometimes antibiotics clear the good bacteria off the mouth leaving way for yeast.

Cracks come with age

Cracks come with age

Those are the signs of aging. Although, nothing in particular to worry about, extra oral hygiene needs to be practiced to keep them infection free.

Burning, its toothpaste or menopause

Burning, its toothpaste or menopause

For women around the age of experiencing menopause, its a common occurrence, While for others, it's time to change your toothpaste.

Mouth irritation and white patches

Mouth irritation and white patches

Patches appear when some kind of irritant is present continuously and making the bottom of tongue patchy and painful. Quite common in tobacco consumers, it can become cancerous over time although mostly it's nothing to worry about.

Red lumps may be cancerous

Red lumps may be cancerous

Any such thing and you need to see a doctor, prevention is always better than the cure.

Painful sores mean stress

Painful sores mean stress

Yes, even stress may lead to physical conditions as this. Although sores are sometimes also caused due to stomach-digestion problems.

Hills and valleys are to be looked out for

Hills and valleys are to be looked out for

Because they are what we want and will have in the best of our health.

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