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How can I get bigger pecs?

How can I get bigger pecs?

Educated Consult: Surgery is the only true tested method for enlargement of the pectoralis muscles in place of a long exercise program. Recommend formal surgeon evaluation by a board certified cosmetic surgeon experienced with pec surgery. Most surgeons offer complimentary consultations--take full advantage of educated advice before wasting your time, efforts and money. ...Read more

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What are biofeedback machines?

What are biofeedback machines?

Electronic devices: That measure biological reactions and feed the information back to you with simple signals. They help you learn to regulate your body's response to stress or to correct a dysfunctional body response. The most common instruments measure muscle activity, heart rate, breathing, skin temperature, sweating, or brain activity. Check with www.Bcia.Org and www.Aapb.Org for info & certified therapists. ...Read more

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How can a dialysis machine work?

How can  a dialysis machine work?

Filter, toxins: Dialysis does the work of kidney- removing fluids andtoxins. Blood from the patient flows on one side of the chamber and the dialysate solution which contains the optimal concentration of electrolytes on other side of the chamber. Electrolytes move along the concentration gradient, so toxins which are high in the blood, goes to the dialysate solution. ...Read more

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What is a dialysis machine based on?

Countercurrent flow: The dialysis machine is based on pumps that move blood through the artificial kidney (a filter) while making dialysate (a mixture of water and chemicals) to move the opposite direction through that filter. The blood and dialysate are separated by a semipermeable membrane in the filter. By moving in opposite directions, the waste products in the blood tend to go into the dialysate cleaning the body. ...Read more

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What is a cough assist machine used for?

What is a cough assist machine used for?

Cough assist...: These types of machines are usually used for patients with excessive mucous, like cystic fibrosis or bronchiectasis patients. Also, patients with neuromuscular disorders. Most people have a normal cough reflex and do not need any help with coughing! ...Read more

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What is the top workout for getting pecs?

What is the top workout for getting pecs?

Combination Routine: A combined routine of strengthening to include focus on all parts of the pec will help to develop the muscles. Incline, decline and normal press as well as cable cross exercises and seated machine "pec deck" devices can be useful. ...Read more

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What is a magnetoencephalography machine?

What is a magnetoencephalography machine?

Magnetic brain waves: An meg machine measures brain magnetic fields while an eeg machine measures the brains electrical fields. Magnetic fields are more difficult to detect than the electric fields but are not blocked as much by the skull as are the electrical fields. ...Read more

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What are good home workouts to build pecs?

What are good home workouts to build pecs?

Pushups: Pushups (on floor or into corner of walls), internal rotation of arms (with an exercise band or similar). ...Read more

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If I work on my pecs will my bra size change?

If I work on my pecs will my bra size change?

Porbably not: Bra cup size is determined by actual breast size while the band number comes from the chest circumference. Pec exercises will not increase breast size although there might be a mild increase in chest circumference from increasing muscle mass. Women will, however, have difficulty really increasing muscle mass significantly because of relatively lower levels of testosterone. ...Read more

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How long will it take me to get defined pecs?

How long will it take me to get defined pecs?

Pec implants : You will notice the difference on your post op visit after 3-4 weeks the definition is there. After 6 weeks you can start lifting to define more. ...Read more

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Are indoor cardio machines hardd on your body?

Are indoor cardio machines hardd on your body?

IT IS ABOUT THE: Indian, not the arrow... Anyone of us can potentially make something safe very dangerous. Proper use, for an appropriate period of workout time is healthy. If you push your luck, you may get hurt. Just like anything else in life! ...Read more

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How are the machines cleaned for hemodialysis?

How are the machines cleaned for hemodialysis?

Depends: The hd machines have removable tubes and filters that are only used once. After hemodialysis the tubes and filters that are in contact with blood are thrown out and exchanged for new ones. ...Read more

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What is the function of an anesthesia machine?

What is the function of an anesthesia machine?

2 basic functions: Basically it does the work of breathing for you while you are under GA and delivers the anesthestic gases that keep you asleep. ...Read more

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What is the function of an anesthesia machine?

What is the function of an anesthesia machine?

Deliver anesthesia: The anesthesia machine main function is to safely deliver anesthetic gas and oxygen via a breathing circruit to the patient. As a result it is combined with a ventilator (which can be also be used without delivering inhaled anesthetics). Anesthesia machines have many layers of safety mechanisms and now have many advanced features such as CO2 elimination, safe wastage of anesthetic gas. ...Read more

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What are the common uses of a dialysis machine?

"Wash" blood: To "wash" the blood of metabolic by-products/waste. Remove excess fluid. Addition of blood products to blood pool. ...Read more

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Do tens machines work particularly well for tmj?

No: Tens units "confuse" the brain in the perception of pain signals. Tens may or may not be helpful for many pain conditions but not for any particular painful condition. ...Read more

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How will they connect me to the dialysis machine?

Dialysis: I am presuming you are asking about hemodialysis. If you have a shunt created under your skin (arteriovenous shunt), you will be connected using needles. If you have an external, plastic shunt you will be connected without needles. Either way, connecting a patient to a dialysis machine requires great care and major attention to preventing infection. ...Read more

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