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How does eecp function?

How does eecp function?

By inflating cuffs: A patient lies on the eecp table, with inflatable cuffs or stockings on his legs all the way up to include his buttocks. In between heart beats (pulses), while the heart is at rest, the cuffs or stockings inflate from the calves to the thighs to the buttocks, thus forcing more blood to the heart and coronary arteries supplying the heart muscle. Cuffs or stockings deflate when the heart contracts. ...Read more

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What biological function results from cutting oneself that makes the cutter feel better?

Cut to feel better?: For some it can make real the pain they feel internally - pain they cannot put words to. The cutting also can be with the expectation that the pain or anguish will abate or end with the action. There has been suggestion that endorphins are released - causing the temporary calming that allegedly follows. Naltrexone has not been that promising though in controlling self-injurious acts. ...Read more

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How can a person function with no disks in there back? I didn't know that could even be possible.

How can a person function with no disks in there back? I didn't know that could even be possible.

It isn't: Between each bony vertebra (6 cervical-neck, 12 thoracic-chest, 5 lumbar), there is a cartilaginous disc. Over time these discs can degenerate, collapse, thin down, but don't disappear; that would mean one has bone on bone, which perhaps could happen with some discs, but never with all. ...Read more

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What are b-cells and its functions?

What are b-cells and its functions?

Antibodies: B cells are immune cells that develop in the Bone marrow and mature in the lymphoid organs. They make antibodies that protect our bodies from foreign invaders such as viruses. Most vaccines work by stimulating our body's B cells to make antibodies so that they can already be present to protect us when we are exposed to an actual viral infection. ...Read more

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Can you tell me some functions and uses of herbs?

Can you tell me some functions and uses of herbs?

Here is one use:: Valerian (Valeriana officinalis), California poppy (Eschscholzia californica), Wild lettuce (Lactuca virosa), Lemon Balm ((Melissa officinalis)), passion flower (Passiflora incarnata), Chamomile (Anthemis nobilis), Hops (Humulus lupulus), Lavender (Lavandula officinalis) & St. John's Wort (Hypericum perforatum) are herbs which can aid with sleep. Kava kava (Piper methysticum) can be effective but ...Read more

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Been using tampads for couple of yrs now, may it cuase the reperduction system not function no more? (Curious)

Been using tampads for couple of yrs now, may it cuase the reperduction system not function no more? (Curious)

Not likely: Not likely unless you don't change it regularly ; could wind up with urinary tract infection ...Read more

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How do I stop my drug needs? Not functioning without them.

Ask for help: Ask for help from your doctor. Treatment depends on what drug you are using. ...Read more

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What is the function of acido folico?

What is the function of acido folico?

Folic Acid: This is a vitamin that plays several roles in metabolism, most famously shuttling around methyl (-ch3) groups to make it possible to make thymine from uracil to make dna. A good college biochemistry text will help you get a grasp of this. Folic acid has been marginal in the diet in industrial nations and now many supplement food with it. ...Read more

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What are functions of ampiclox?

What are functions of ampiclox?

Antibiotic: Ampiclox is a combination of Ampicillin and cloxacillin. The second drug is used for staph infections that don't respond to regular penicillins while the Ampicillin can work in certain infections like e coli (but not a routine drug for this). As well as some urinary tract infections. ...Read more

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