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Self-help groups

self-help groups

organizations which provide an environment encouraging social interactions through group activities or individual relationships especially for the purpose of rehabilitating or supporting patients, individuals with common health problems, or the elderly. They include therapeutic social clubs.


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improved glucose tolerance in non obese type 2 diabetic rats

... after surgery (P=0.029 and P=0.023, respectively). Insulin sensitivity, as measured by an ITT, was not significantly different between diabetic groups and the normal groups respectively after surgery. No differences in basal glucose and glucose tolerance were noted between non-diabetic operated ...

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by rmorrison
Wed Mar 19, 2014 6:53 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: improved glucose tolerance in non obese type 2 diabetic rats
Replies: 0
Views: 1612

Newbie question about the first life

... than BioLib, where they seem to believe that Nature offers only minerals, fungi, plants and animals, or they care less or not at all about the two groups that are missing in their records, which is quite unfair for professionals to do. Please tell them that eventually I will add a much shorter ...

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by piscilactovegetarian
Sat Mar 01, 2014 12:28 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Newbie question about the first life
Replies: 14
Views: 8849

Please answer: Group selection and Sociobiology

The idea that evolution could be applied to groups became tied to the idea that Western culture could suppress local cultures, and it was just a natural process. The concept became politically very incorrect. Rejecting group selection means saying ...

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by Darby
Tue Feb 25, 2014 5:48 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Please answer: Group selection and Sociobiology
Replies: 1
Views: 980

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... No, you cannot. Are you saying that isolation caused some human groups to be smarter than others? Well that's wrong too, given the tremendous ... so mightily? Shouldn't such racial hierarchies in intelligence be self-evident and glaringly obvious? I'm assuming you're white. Well, I'm ...

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by Seth90210
Sun Feb 16, 2014 9:35 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 260087

Blood groups agglutination

By mixing test tube containing Group O cells, UDP-Gal, B-serum with group O serum why would there be agglutination? Can someone please explain the biochemistry behind it?

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by revision
Wed Feb 12, 2014 9:56 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Blood groups agglutination
Replies: 0
Views: 670
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