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H-YDOOR / F-YDOOR / W-YDOOR = ΥΔΩΡ / в-ода / W-ATER (CTlast)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  17/06/16)  ConclusionOverall, bottled water is not horrible, and tap water is not horrible, but both have their own faults that cause consumers to choose to drink one or other. Both bottled and tap will require extreme amounts … Continue reading

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The nervous system in antiquity (Clast)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  23/06/16) Neurophysiology Pneuma Neurophysiological hypotheses largely revolved around concepts regarding the nature and function of pneuma(air) as ‘vital spirit’ essential for life, which entered the body mainly during breathing but also through pores in the skin. Originally … Continue reading

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The nervous system in antiquity (B)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM 31/10/15) Alexandria (Hellenistic era)Up to the Hellenistic era, all knowledge of neuro-anatomy had been based purely on animal dissections. The heyday of neuro-anatomy dawned when Herophilus and Erasistratuscommenced human dissection (probably even vivisection) of condemned criminals, under … Continue reading

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H-YDOOR / F-YDOOR / W-YDOOR = ΥΔΩΡ / в-ода / W-ATER (E)

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  21/10/15)    (TO BE CONTINUED) Marguerite Kaye HuberEnvironmental ManagementJuniorAbstract submitted for SPEA Undergraduate Honors Thesis Presentations Melissa ClarkLecturerSchool of Public and Environmental AffairsFaculty Mentor SOURCE  http://www.indiana.edu

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Intestinal parasites and treatments

    Introduction The two main types of intestinal parasites are helminths and protozoa. Helminths are worms with many cells. Tapeworms, pinworms, and roundworms are among the most common helminths in the United States. In their adult form, helminths cannot … Continue reading

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The nervous system in antiquity (A)

This overview of the nervous system in antiquity shows  that whereas neuro-anatomy had its heyday in the 4th and  3rd centuries BC (the Alexandrian School) and was later  consolidated by Galen in the 2nd century AD, neurophysiology remained largely mired … Continue reading

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DIM Lowers Potential of Cancer Cell Metastasis, Invasion and Angiogenesis

A wealth of recent studies have documented  diindolylmethane (DIM) as one of the most effective phytonutrients in the prevention and treatment of breast, prostate, colon and  pancreatic cancers. DIM is the compound found in cruciferous vegetables that regulates hormone balance … Continue reading

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