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Perspiration

perspiration

sweating, the functional secretion of sweat.

Origin: L. Perspirare = to breathe through


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Evaporative Cooling?

... a large source of water, although it uses less energy than most other forms of cooling. It is important because is plays an important role in perspiration in our bodies. Can someone else give me another idea on the importance of evaporative cooling

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by akeesh
Fri Jul 09, 2010 5:49 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Evaporative Cooling?
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Skin Perspiration + Heart Rate.

... a person is in love and sees his/her's special someone, the person's heartbeat does increase. without he nervousness.. and usually without the perspiration!! Excitement also makes the heart beat faster, but there's no perspiration. And its not always that a person sweats when nervous.. :?

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by Blueberrysplash
Mon Jan 11, 2010 12:40 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Skin Perspiration + Heart Rate.
Replies: 13
Views: 4988

Skin Perspiration + Heart Rate.

Thanks, but if something affects heart rate, it mean that the person is more nervous, which affects skin perspiration, or not? Why not? Thanks!

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by TheTMagic
Sun Jan 10, 2010 1:30 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Skin Perspiration + Heart Rate.
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Views: 4988

Skin Perspiration + Heart Rate.

I'm no biologist but i'll give a lay man's opinion. I highly doubt music & stuff could affect perspiration.. atleast it doesn't affect me!! :p and music does affect heart rate!! Also, i don't think colour of room affects heart rate.. i've read that red colour triggers ...

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by Blueberrysplash
Sat Jan 09, 2010 6:19 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Skin Perspiration + Heart Rate.
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Skin Perspiration + Heart Rate.

When I said "it", I meant the skin perspiration.

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by TheTMagic
Mon Jan 04, 2010 12:57 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Skin Perspiration + Heart Rate.
Replies: 13
Views: 4988
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