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Piercing (Definition)

Body piercing, a form of body modification, is the practice of puncturing or cutting a part of the human body, creating an opening in which ...Read more


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What are triangle wires for braces?

What are triangle wires for braces?

Don't know: Never heard of "triangle wires." orthodontists use rectangular wires to control the torque of the roots of the teeth. They use triangular elastics to help teeth in opposite jaws to settle into each other. Never heard of triangular wires, however. If you can give more information i would be interested. ...Read more

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I have 3 brown small embedded marks forming a triangle on my skin. What could it be?

I have 3 brown small embedded marks forming a triangle on my skin. What could it be?

See dermatologist: No one can tell you without seeing the rash. See your doc or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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What muscle does the triangle pose work out?

What muscle does the triangle pose work out?

Triangle pose: Strengthens the core & leg muscles, a good full body stretch. ...Read more

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Is the "triangle of death" around the nose area true?

Is the "triangle of death" around the nose area true?

Basically no: The concern is a skin infection here traveling to the cavernous sinus and causing thrombosis. I heard this as a first-year medical student and got all worried about my acne doing this, and got set straight by an annoyed house officer. Acne won't go to the deep structures, and if you have a cellulitis on your face, you're going to get treated anyway. ...Read more

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What kind of bug bite do I have? It seems to be rather small but 3 dots in a triangle on my leg. Is it anything to worry about?

What kind of bug bite do I have? It seems to be rather small but 3 dots in a triangle on my leg. Is it anything to worry about?

Unknown: There are only a few bugs that leave a distinctive enough wound to tell what they were made by.Your description is fine, it just doesn't provide enough to tell the type of bug. ...Read more

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I waxed my nose, like I usually do, then came across article shouting "TRIANGLE OF DEATH" I am now concerned, am I going to be alright? I think its BS

I waxed my nose, like I usually do, then came across article shouting "TRIANGLE OF DEATH" I am now concerned, am I going to be alright? I think its BS

Triangle of death: While dr oz is correct when he says that infections in that area do have the potential to spread to the brain, calling it the triangle of death is a bit extreme. My suggestion would be to use nose trimmers rather than waxing. If you feel you need to wax, clean the area thoroughly with a safe antiseptic. Then, if you notice any blood or inflammation, wash the area immediately and keep it clean. ...Read more

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