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Cloth (or another material) applied under pressure to an area of the skin and held in Place for a period of time. A compress can be any temperature (cold, luke arm, or hot) and it can be dry or wet.

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Re: Important unknown nanotech within humans

... Clifford Carnicom- The time lapse video covers a period of approximately six hours and compresses the time into approximately one minute with 30 frames. The video images are time stamped in the lower right hand corner. The time interval ...

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by vincio
Wed Feb 18, 2009 1:12 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Important unknown nanotech within humans
Replies: 32
Views: 175822

The Fiber Disease

... ignores magnetic fields for confining the plasma and instead zaps a pellet of fuel from all directions with intense laser or ion beams. This compresses and heats the pellet, briefly creating the proper conditions for fusion to take place. While the potential of this method as a practical ...

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by London
Wed Sep 06, 2006 12:03 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6252069

What is the hiccups?

... pushes fluids with its mouth. To breathe air, it fills its mouth cavity with air, then closes its nose, mouth and the passage to the gills and compresses the mouth cavity, forcing the air into its lungs. To breathe water, it fills its mouth with water and then closes the glottis and forces ...

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by kiekyon
Tue Apr 04, 2006 7:20 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: What is the hiccups?
Replies: 16
Views: 11056

Analogy - cellular respiration and photosynthesis...

... Glucose (C6H12O6) is one molecule...when it goes through cellular respiration it "expands" into two molecules (HOH and CO2). Photosynthesis "compresses" the two molecules back into Glucose. Kosher? P.S. HOH is the Chemi-Politically Correct way for saying H2O. RobJim could tell you more about ...

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by biostudent84
Wed Mar 09, 2005 6:56 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Analogy - cellular respiration and photosynthesis...
Replies: 8
Views: 30641

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