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Ridge

ridge

1. A (usually rough) linear elevation.

See: crest.

2. In dentistry, any linear elevation on the surface of a tooth.

3. The remainder of the alveolar process and its soft tissue covering after the teeth are removed.

Origin: A. S. Hyrcg, back, spine


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Supraorbital brow ridge.

Tell me all about it. Everytime I see this, I'm highly intruiged. First of all, I notice the brow ridge is present in most Americans, whereas where I live, it's pretty rare (France). Many sources seem to state this forehead protrusion as an indicator of high testosterone ...

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by Structutr
Wed Dec 18, 2013 4:11 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Supraorbital brow ridge.
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Views: 501

G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use

I'm not going to comment about the possibility of bacteria being killed in gut after tetracyclin application to your skin, since I don't know whether is that possible, but here you have something about the probiotics: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2471095/Forget-trendy-probiotic-drinks--...

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by JackBean
Mon Oct 28, 2013 8:39 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: G.I. Problems from Antibiotic Use
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Re: DNA Profiling

... http://www.astm.org/DIGITAL_LIBRARY/JOURNALS/FORENSIC/jofs_toclist.html Take a look at this page at Oak Ridge National Labs (USA) describing DNA forensics, especially the section "What are some of the DNA technologies used in forensic investigations?" ...

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by jonmoulton
Wed May 05, 2010 9:23 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: DNA Profiling
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The Fiber Disease

... post on the QS. Good find! Add to that the thoughts of Jim Phelps: Jim Phelps discovered the causation for aging, cancer, CFS, and HIV at The Oak Ridge National Laboratory in the mid 1980s. He found that Oak Ridge fluoride releases were affecting the Pineal gland's regulation of the night and ...

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by J Jill
Fri Dec 22, 2006 3:39 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Sabrina's Idea

... my suit as well as a lot of environmental groups cases in this area...he's in Knoxville, still very active and has actually taken on Y12 and Oak Ridge. His name is Gary Davis. So, there is some more possibly good info. I pray this endeavor is blessed, directed by God Himself, and SUCCESSFUL. ...

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by Maggie Mae
Sun Dec 10, 2006 7:55 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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