Asked in Conditions and Diseases
What is the medical condition known as brain fever?
Brain fever is an inflammation or infection of the brain which causes a fever. The most common causes of a brain infection are Meningitis, Encephalitis and Cerebritis. Most causes of brain fever are viral, but they can also be bacterial or fungal as well. ...
Asked in Temperature
What causes water pipes to burst when the outside temperature is 5 degrees below zero?
Water freezes at 0 deg C. As the water freezes in the pipes, it expands and it is the force of expansion which causes the pipes to burst. ...
Do Cats get brain freezes when they eat cold foods?
If they eat enough of it fast enough, it is physically possible for a cat to get a brain freeze the way humans do. ...
What is encephalitis?
Encephalitis is an inflammation of the brain that causes irritation and swelling. It also inflates till it touches your skull and then it causes brain damage that will eventually kill you. Encephalitis is an inflammation of the brain that causes irritation and swelling. -ELP <3 ...
Asked in Brain
How are brain freezes caused?
When you eat or drink something cold then it effects the nerves and gives them a sudden shock his is then transferred to your brain. The coldness is so cold it then give you brain a slight chill the brain is not used to that and that then gives you a pain or headache fell. ...
Asked in Drug Side Effects
How badly does alcohol damage your brain?
alcohol is not bad for your brain its bad for your liver Alcohol causes dehydration, in severe cases this in turn causes the brain to shrink, slightly!, which could be interpreted as brain damage because water does contain oxygen and the brain needs it. ...
Asked in Digestive System, Headaches, Ice Cream
Why does ice cream give you brain freeze?
Ice dream or anything cold gives you a brain freeze when it touches the roof of your mouth where there is a blood vessel that connects to your brain. This is why your brain "freezes". You can put your thumb on the roof of your mouth and the brain freeze normally would go away. ...