The ridiculous subject was both mind stimulating and enjoyable.
Their tone is stimulating and lofty.
They should be planted in good soil, but not of too stimulating a character.
Emerson's verdict upon a greater thinker - that his was " not a mind to nestle in " - may be true of Herbart, but there can be no doubt as to the stimulating force of this master.
Harnack, both as lecturer and writer, was one of the most prolific and most stimulating of modern critical scholars, and trained up in his "Seminar" a whole generation of teachers, who carried his ideas and methods throughout the whole of Germany and even beyond its borders.
If carefully prepared there is no objection to these basis wines from a hygienic point of view, although they have not the delicate qualities and stimulating effects of natural wines; unfortunately, however, these wines have in the past been vended on a large scale in a manner calculated to deceive the consumer as to their real nature, but energetic measures, which have of late been taken in most countries affected by this trade, have done much to mitigate the evil.
In civil life it had a marked effect in stimulating the training movement and raising the status of the nurse; but substantial results were only obtained by degrees.
During this period his stimulating teaching and brilliant researches attracted students from all parts, and he formed at Manchester a school of organic chemistry famous throughout Europe.
is not large it is of considerable importance to stock-breeders, as it is a frequent occurrence for buyers for export-to Argentina, Australasia, Canada, the United States and elsewhere-to bid freely at the sale rings, and often to pay the highest prices, thus stimulating the sales and encouraging the breeding of the best types of native stock.
The effect of the Linnaean system upon the general conceptions of zoologists was no less marked than were its results in the way of stimulating the accumulation of accurately observed details.
In 1848, when the political air was charged with stimulating elements, he founded the Positive Society, with the expectation that it might grow into a reunion as powerful over the new revolution as the Jacobin Club had been in the revolution of 1789.
At the meeting he made stimulating speech, and on the way home asked for advice.
Virgil, Statius, Terence, Juvenal, Horace, Persius and Lucan are specially named as entering into a course of training which was rendered more stimulating by a free use of open discussion.
The salary connected with the post was very small, but it had a secondary value in greatly stimulating the sale of his books, which was his main source of income.
The gay triumphant shouting of the enemy army had a stimulating effect on him.
But every dime spent on the house meant that much less she could invest in the dairy - and the dairy was the one thing that stood a chance of stimulating her anemic savings account.
Deep into the night he would continue his studies, stimulating his senses by occasional cups of wine, and even in his dreams problems would pursue him and work out their solution.
Though never admitted into the inner circle of the king's associates, he found the king the most appreciative of readers and stimulating of companions, and the queen one of the most faithful of his friends; in biographical works and on other occasions he always defended the memory of the unfortunate monarch.
The impressiveness and the stimulating power of the mystic ceremonies, the consciousness of being the privileged possessor of the secret wisdom of the ancients, the sense of purification from sin, and the expectation of a better life where there was to be compensation for the sufferings of this world - were all strong appeals to human nature.
Two articles in the Westminster Review, one on the Italian question, which procured him the special thanks of Cavour, the other on Essays and Reviews, which had the probably undesigned effect of stimulating the attack on the book, attracted especial notice.
Hermann Hettner says that not only Leibnitz, Voltaire and Diderot, but Lessing, Mendelssohn, Wieland and Herder, drew the most stimulating nutriment from Shaftesbury.
It had, however, the merit of stimulating abler workers in the same field.
His researches on elliptic functions are of considerable elegance, but their great merit lies in the stimulating effect which they had on later mathematicians.
As a teacher, besides the power of accurately gauging the character and capabilities of those who studied under him, he had the faculty of infecting them with his own enthusiasm, and thus of stimulating them to put forward their best efforts.
The stimulating particles, whether starch grains in all cases, or other particles as well, have been termed sic tolitlis.
Musical public opinion now puts an extraordinary pressure on the young composer, urging him at all costs to abandon " outof-date " styles however stimulating they may be to his invention.
This mullah, Mahommed bin Abdullah by name, had made several pilgrimages to Mecca, where he had attached himself to a sect which enjoined strict observance of the tenets of Islam and placed an interdiction on the use of the leaves of the kat plant - much sought after by the coast Arabs and Somali for their stimulating and intoxicating properties.
In the Music Hall in George Street, Carlyle, as lord rector of the university, delivered his stimulating address on books to the students, and Gladstone addressed the electors in his Midlothian campaigns.
The leaves and young shoots are chewed; they have stimulating properties, comparable with those of the coca of Peru.
To his function as a preacher we owe some of his most characteristic and stimulating works, especially the discourses by which it may be said he won his way to wide and influential recognition - Endeavours after the Christian Life, 1st series, 1843; 2nd series, 1847; Hours of Thought, 1st series, 1876; 2nd series, 1879; the various hymn-books he issued at Dublin in 1831, at Liverpool in 1840, in London in 1873; and the Home Prayers in 1891.
Small, stimulating doses, and repeated, are good, but stimulation can be more effectively produced by ammonia or strychnine.
Roman history was no longer a record of national glory, stimulating the patriotism and flattering the pride of all Roman citizens, but a personal eulogy or a personal invective, according as servility to a present or hatred of a recent ruler was the motive which animated it.
with " extreme self-suppression " and " willingness to concede to tradition all that could with any plausibility be conceded " (Cheyne, Origin of the Psalter, p. 15); more especially is his influence observable after 1890, when he published his Bampton Lectures, the Origin of the Psalter, a work of vast learning and keen penetration, without restraint on the freedom of his judgment - always stimulating to students and fellow-workers, though by no means always carrying large numbers with him.
the stimulating leadership of the anti-aristocratic " Prince Charming," and becoming more and more inoculated with French political ideas, drifted into an antagonism not merely to hereditary nobility, but to hereditary monarchy likewise.
"My dear," she said to her son, once more stimulating him by a touch, "you promised me!"
His ethical appeal is constant and stimulating."
In general the climate of New York is typical of that of northern United States, a climate of extremes, hot in summer, and cold in winter, and yet healthful, stimulating, and, on the whole, not disagreeable.
During the, 8th century the classical scholarship of the Netherlands was under the healthy and stimulating influence of Bentley (1662-1742), who marks the beginning of the English and Dutch period, mainly represented English in Holland by Bentley's younger contemporary and correspondent, Tiberius Hemsterhuys (1685-1766), and the latter scholar's great pupil David Ruhnken (1723-1798).
In doing battle against the Tyrian Baal he is content with a reformation for which the whole nation can be heartily won, because it makes no radical change in their inherited faith and practices of worship. And in stimulating resistance to Syria he is.
Young men of talent, on the contrary, found his instruction most stimulating, and after Bowditch's death in 1838 Peirce stood first among American mathematicians.
This view, generally known as "Prout's hypothesis," at least had the merit of stimulating inquiry, and many of the most careful determinations of atomic weights undertaken since its promulgation have been provoked by the desire to test its validity.
He was ordained priest in 1843, and in the same year became tutor of Lincoln College, where he rapidly made a reputation as a clear and stimulating teacher and as a sympathetic friend of youth.
He was Disney professor of archaeology at Cambridge from 1880 to 1887, and was then appointed professor of classical archaeology at Oxford, where he had a stimulating influence on the study of ancient, and particularly Greek, art.
The attention of the government was now largely directed to the stimulating of private industry and the carrying out of public works of great practical utility, such as the extension of railways and the opening up of other internal means of communication.
Medical experts state that the beverage infused from the leaves has a stimulating effect, and is also slightly diuretic. The total amount exported from Paraguay in 1908 was 4133 tons.
Both as a writer and in his personal intercourse with men, Kingsley was a thoroughly stimulating teacher.
But his healthy and stimulating influence was largely due to the fact that he interpreted the thoughts which were stirring in the minds of many of his contemporaries.
A limited section of medical opinion has recommended China tea for reasons of health, and undoubtedly the inferior strength it possesses reduces the risk arising from improper use, but it also reduces the stimulating and comforting effects the ordinary tea-drinker hopes to experience.
- Nowhere in England can it be said that irrigation is necessary to ordinary agriculture, but it is occasionally employed in stimulating the growth of grass and meadow herbage in what are known as water-meadows.
Of his other writings on marine zoology, most are contained in the bulletins and memoirs of the museum of comparative zoology; but he published in 1865 (with Elizabeth Cary Agassiz, his stepmother) Seaside Studies in Natural History, a work at once exact and stimulating, and in 1871 Marine Animals of Massachusetts Bay.
Goethe's life in Frankfort was a round of stimulating literary intercourse; in J.
It may be freely admitted that in the domain of logic there is nothing in the Organum that has not been more instructively analysed either by Aristotle himself or in modern works; at the same time, there is probably no work which is a better and more stimulating introduction to logical study.
Now we can see the reason for their administration, because the nitrous ether, consisting chiefly of ethyl nitrite, dilates the superficial vessels and thus allows greater escape of heat from the surface; while acetate of ammonia, by acting as a diaphoretic and stimulating the secretion of sweat, increases the loss of heat by evaporation.
Two of its chief causes probably are (r) improvement in cookery, whereby the harder and more irritating parts of the food are softened or removed; and (2) improvement in grinding machinery, whereby the harder and more stimulating parts of the grain are separated from the finer flour which is used for bread.
Thus the stimulating effect of sea-bathing is more marked than simple salt-water baths, for in addition to the effect upon the skin produced by the salt and by the temperature of the water, we have the quicker removal of heat by the continual renewal of the water as the waves dash over the body, and mechanical stimulus from its weight and impetus.
Somewhat similar effects are produced by so-called wave-baths, and at Nauheim, although the fresh movement of the water against the surface of the body is much less than in the sea, yet its stimulating effect is greatly increased by the presence of carbonic acid in it.
While water containing much saline matter, and more especially water containing free carbonic acid, has a very stimulating action upon the skin, mud has a sedative effect, so that in a mud-bath one feels a pleasant soothing sensation as if bathing in cream.
In some persons rarefied air is too stimulating, so that they find difficulty in sleeping, and for those who suffer from insomnia a warm moist air nearer the sea-level is preferable.
The effects of the nitrate being both astringent and stimulating as well as bactericidal, solutions of it are used to paint indolent ulcers.
He used every opportunity of stimulating the moral strength of the nation and keeping its hopes alive.
The strongest influences in his development about this time were the liberating philosophy of Coleridge, the mystical visions of Swedenborg, the intimate poetry of Wordsworth, and the stimulating essays of Carlyle.
For more than a generation he went about the country lecturing in cities, towns and villages, before learned societies, rustic lyceums and colleges; and there was no man on the platform in America who excelled him in distinction, in authority, or in stimulating eloquence.
The chief articles of export are coffee, skins, ivory, civet, ostrich feathers, gum, pepper, kat plant (used by Moslems for its stimulating properties), gold (in small quantities) and live stock.
His pervading characteristic, therefore, is that of an eloquent vagueness, very stimulating and touching at times, but as deficient in coercive force of matter as it is in lasting precision and elegance of form.
The antiques of the Medici gardens seem to have had little influence on him beyond that of generally stimulating his passion for perfection.
The name tarantella, in use at the present time, applies both to a dance still in vogue in Southern Italy and also to musical pieces resembling in their stimulating measures those that were necessary to rouse to activity the sufferer from tarantism in the middle ages.
In1906-1907an active campaign was begun at Kansas City for improving the channel of the Missouri and stimulating river freighting below that point.
With the view of stimulating mathematicians to write annotations on this admirable work, the celebrated 's Gravesande published a tract, entitled Specimen Commentarii in Arithmeticam Universalem; and Maclaurin's Algebra seems to have been drawn up in consequence of this appeal.
The great Cambridge Modern History, though he did not live to see it, was planned under his editorship, and all who came in contact with him testified to his stimulating powers and his extraordinary range of knowledge.
The success of this budget in stimulating consumption and in promoting trade induced Sir Robert Peel to follow it up in 1845 with an even more remarkable proposal.
As the policy of 1842 and 1845 had proved unquestionably successful in stimulating trade, he proposed to extend it to agriculture.
For the first six years of this lamentable period Burke was actively employed in stimulating, informing and guiding the patrician chiefs of his party.
In the college life of Corpus he took the deepest interest and had the most stimulating influence; and he also played an active part in social and political movements from an advanced Liberal point of view.
Great as was the importance of these paradoxes of plurality and motion in stimulating speculation about space and time, their direct influence upon Greek thought was less considerable than that of another paradox - strangely neglected by historians of philosophy - the paradox of predication.
Henceforward all his energies were directed towards stimulating the anti-dynastic movement, first by the collection of funds from the Chinese communities in the United States, Hawaii and the Straits Settlements, and then by organized propaganda work conducted by secret agents throughout the Empire.
If two poisons act on the same tissue, one stimulating and the other paralysing it, the paralysing substance removes the action of the stimulant substance, not by bringing the tissue back to its normal state, but by abolishing its excitability; hence, although life may be saved by such an action, yet it can only be so within certain limits of dosage, because the antagonism is never complete at every point.
Some of them by stimulating the kidney cells act as diuretics, but others apparently lack this action.
Potassium and lithium have a depressing action upon the nervous system, ammonium salts have a stimulating action, while sodium practically speaking is indifferent.
When taken by the mouth phosphorus is an irritant poison in large doses; in small doses the only effects noticeable consist in an increased formation of bony and connective tissue, although it is also supposed to exert a gently stimulating effect upon the nervous system.
They also markedly increase the secretion of urine by stimulating the secreting cells of the kidneys.
In addition they have a stimulating action on the central nervous system.
carminare, to card wool), adopted from the old medical theory of humours, is generally applied to pungent substances which hel p to expel gas from the stomach by stimulating the movement of its contents.
Drug A attaches to the acetylcholine receptors on the smooth muscle without stimulating them and prevents acetylcholine from gaining access to them.
We strive to create a caring and stimulating learning environment and use the latest teaching aides and innovative approaches to learning.
The research output is strategically aligned to the benefit of the region by stimulating and supporting knowledge and technology transfer.
Boldine, the major alkaloid, is responsible for the plant's bile stimulating effect, which has been reported to improve appetite.
Bright strong colors, such as a deep red garnet or a golden amber or topaz, will be very stimulating and dynamic.
They work by electrically stimulating the auditory nerve (nerve of hearing ).
I don't want to sound barbaric, but let me tell you, it is stimulating.
Its insertion is stimulating but may be attenuated by using local anesthetic, a small bolus of propofol or a short acting opioid.
One of the most potent ways of stimulating the lymph system, thus aiding the immune system, is by deep yogic breathing.
For this reason, their practice should be energetic, warming, lightening, and stimulating, providing they are physically capable.
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Making tea, knitting hats or stimulating a clitoris for example, so he didn't make friends easily.
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Echinacea, the purple coneflower, is the best known and researched herb for stimulating the immune system.
The policy of artificially stimulating investment is also too reminiscent of postwar conventional wisdom.
cornucopia of mainly goodies which brush up against each other, often in stimulating juxtapositions.
dialoguevided a fascinating insight into the artists ' work and an opportunity for stimulating dialog.
Uprima is absorbed under the tongue, stimulating the brain chemical dopamine, which starts the signal for an erection.
The stimulating electrodes cause the membrane potential to change a little.
Reflexology is a system of healthcare that works by stimulating the many nerve endings in the feet.
environ ment and stimulating employment.
Other research suggests a wider role for epoetin, which seems to have effects other than stimulating erythropoiesis in a range of tissues.
Grieve mentions that the antiseptic tar has been used internally as a stimulating expectorant in chronic bronchitis.
follicle Stimulating Hormone FSH is produced by the pituitary gland and acts on the ovaries to stimulate follicle growth.
Ovulation induction with urinary follicle stimulating hormone versus human menopausal gonadotropin for clomiphene-resistant polycystic ovary syndrome (Cochrane Review ).
The uncoupling protein blocks development of a H + electrochemical gradient, thereby stimulating respiration.
granulocyte macrophage colony stimulating factor for 5 days to boost her white blood cells.
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Angela finds the diversity of projects at Rushes very stimulating and enjoys producing groundbreaking graphics and exceptional effects.
incisive commentary in chapter XII of his stimulating Locke, Berkeley, Hume, Oxford, 1971.
My ultimate aim is to develop a workable model for sharing knowledge and stimulating innovation in development projects.
An added bonus would be that yellow is a great color for stimulating the intellect i.e. doing that homework.
We provide stimulating teaching and pioneering research in an academic setting that is uniquely interdisciplinary.
inventive choreography and staging combine with Serge Prokofiev's powerful score to create a compelling and stimulating production.
Neurons close to the stimulating electrode become very leaky, but fire because of the strong depolarisation.
Its dry, warming energy is highly compatible with the human body and it heats the tissues deeply, stimulating lymph and blood flow.
macrophage colony stimulating factor for 5 days to boost her white blood cells.
The cells were collected after the daughter was given granulocyte macrophage colony stimulating factor for 5 days to boost her white blood cells.
phosphorus is the perfect product for stimulating the bloom or remedy the phosphorus deficiency of the plant.
Stimulating citrus scents blended with fresh mint and herbal notes for the perfect pick-me-up.
Population growth and surging oil revenues are the key dynamics stimulating both public and private sector investment in construction projects.
Just remember, make sure the content is not too stimulating or interesting - the goal is to promote relaxation.
stimulating the scalp is another way to tackle the problem of hair loss.
The scraped pulp was applied as a stimulating plaster, and in gout, rheumatism and paralysis has been found serviceable in many instances.
sextile Pluto: Your emotions will be very intense, but at the same time very stimulating and renovating.
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This effect is direct and not mediated by pituitary thyrotropin (thyroid stimulating hormone ).
When a tune is played the light moves from one animal to another encouraging the toddler to follow with her eyes, stimulating sight.
The gene remained active by stimulating expression from a plasmid containing the chloramphenicol acetyl transferase gene under the control of the tat dependent promoter.
He found that the development of a gall is due to a temporary modification of the part affected, not, as is generally thought, in consequence of the deposition of an egg by the insect, but of the injection of a poisonous substance which has the effect of stimulating the protoplasm to develop a gall instead of normal structure.
Marti, in his stimulating work Religion des A.T., pp. 5, 72, advocates the exclusive reference of the word Sabbath to the full moon until the time of Ezekiel on the basis of Meinhold's arguments in Sabbat u.
He had in the meantime gratified a long felt desire by a visit to Paris, where he enjoyed the stimulating delight of conversing with such mathematicians as A.
His theory of medicine professed to explain the processes of life and disease, and the methods of cure, upon one simple principle - that of the property of" excitability,"in virtue of which the" exciting powers,"defined as being (1) external forces and (2) the functions of the system itself, call forth the vital phenomena" sense, motion, mental function and passion."All exciting powers are stimulant, the apparent debilitating or sedative effect of some being due to a deficiency in the degree of stimulus; so that the final conclusion is that" the whole phenomena of life, health as well as disease, consist in stimulus and nothing else."Brown recognized some diseases as sthenic, others as asthenic, the latter requiring stimulating treatment, the former the reverse; but his practical conclusion was that 97% of all diseases required a" stimulating "treatment.
Four years later, in 1831, the Introduction a l'histoire universelle showed a very different style, exhibiting no doubt the idiosyncrasy and literary power of the writer to greater advantage, but also displaying the peculiar visionary qualities which made Michelet the most stimulating, but the most untrustworthy (not in facts, which he never consciously falsifies, but in suggestion) of all historians.
podophyllum) or by sweeping it onwards by stimulating the intestinal contractions (e.g.
Of greater benefit, however, for stimulating interest in binocular microscopes, was his invention of reflecting dividing prisms (fig.
When using a detox foot pad you are therefore stimulating the reflexology points on your feet too.
The rays have stimulating growth capabilities and can rejuvenate the whole body.
Stimulating the scalp is another way to tackle the problem of hair loss.
Moon sextile Pluto: Your emotions will be very intense, but at the same time very stimulating and renovating.
The Ukraine siphons off gas from this supply, stimulating shortages across the EU.
Each small group could feed back to the whole, stimulating discussion.
Sleeping Crying Physical activity, games, intellectually stimulating play, etc, .
It is a general tonic and invigorating to the physique, as well as mentally stimulating.
The Year One CD-Rom provides an exciting and visually stimulating way to teach handwriting to the whole class using an interactive whiteboard.
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It was felt this would be potentially stimulating for children to build bottom-up composite behaviors and games in Open Logo.
This effect is direct and not mediated by pituitary thyrotropin (thyroid stimulating hormone).
The shaft swings round and round while two rows of steel balls rotate stimulating the vagina.
Some experts recommend taking measures to keep an infant awake during daytime hours by preventing naps and engaging in stimulating activities.
They may not be as stimulating to her as they once were.
Baby Videos-There are lots of wonderful, stimulating, and educational videos made just for your baby's age!
Are the children's daily schedules well-structured and stimulating?
With gentle, but stimulating audio and visual creations, art and music come alive as baby's natural appetite for curiosity is strengthened even further.
The company was started in 1997 by a mom who recognized the need for stimulating, educational videos for babies and toddlers.
Avoid "playing" with your baby during the night and making it too much fun or over stimulating your baby.
These are simple activities that will go a long way toward stimulating your baby's brain.
The neonatal intensive care units in many hospitals have turned to infant massage as a means of comforting, calming, and also stimulating premature infants.
The whimsical characters and vivid color schemes make for a dynamic and stimulating nursery for any new baby and makes for a unique look for a child's room that will last long into the toddler years.
The biotechnology company, Serono, developed urinary follicle stimulating hormones to increase the volume and quality of eggs.
They prevent them by killing harmful bacteria and, at the same time, stimulating the cells of the stomach lining.
Frankincense-enriched hand cream is meant to promote healthier, more youthful skin by stimulating elastin and collagen.
Maitake: Maitake is a mushroom that has been used for a long time as an immune stimulating herb, but it also lowers blood pressure and blood cholesterol.
A mixture of apple cider vinegar and sage is a common and effective treatment for stimulating hair growth as well as treating any fungal infections that might be present.
Keep in mind that agave's herbal medicine effect is said to be on the stomach and to help constipation, so you may simply be taking too much and stimulating the digestive tract too much.
Peppermint and spearmint, two herbs listed as included in this company's products, provide pleasant tasting teas, flavor candies and desserts, and also have medicinal qualities; their aromas are stimulating rather than soothing.
Stimulating social interaction and conversation is vital for family members and for visitors as well.
In this case, perhaps your bedroom should be a slightly more stimulating space.
These special glosses contain essential oils and other stimulating ingredients that make lips appear larger and fuller, at least in the short term.
Your pictures will become much more visually stimulating if you use the rule of thirds when framing your subjects.
The contour of a woman's body, the expression on her face, and the way she moves are all visually stimulating, which is why many photographers enjoy using females as the subjects of their pictures.
It is also higher in complex B vitamins and carbohydrates, including mucopolysaccharides, a special carbohydrate that plays a key role in stimulating the body's immune system.
Look for games that are quick but stimulating, and avoid playing in situations that may cause you more problems, such as at work when your company has a no internet browsing or downloads rule.
A quick break from stress can work wonders to relieve your tension, and stress relief desktop games can be a fun, exciting, and stimulating way to get away from it all for a few minutes.
Stimulating your sense of smell and hearing can help you lower anxiety levels naturally.
The other type of hormone, follicle stimulating hormone or "FSH", affects the growth of hair follicles.
The pituitary gland found in the brain increases a follicle stimulating hormone known as FSH.
Grocery store bagger: you'll have a physical job that is always stimulating, see friends and community members, and it's satisfying to help people.
Caffeine works by stimulating the central nervous system.
The bold contrast of colors combined with the visually stimulating zebra pattern will give your bedroom a wild, exotic look.
Clothing is often made locally, stimulating the local economy.
Since the tea base will have a bit of caffeine, some report that the "pick-me-up" quality of the beverage to be stimulating.
Textiles - Blankets, duvets, and pillows are designed to keep your child comfortable while also stimulating his or her senses with color and texture.
Red, on the other hand, is a powerful color - a stimulating, passionate color.
The general framework is based upon providing attendees with stimulating activities, healthy meals and a chance to enjoy laughter and conversation.
Walking - If your neighborhood course is no longer stimulating, try walking with a rhythmic walking tape.
Within these categories there are numerous possibilities for creative activities in nursing homes that are stimulating and meaningful.
The Greens at Cannondale offers a luxurious and stimulating lifestyle that includes wellness programs.
These activities are not only fun and stimulating, but everyone is proud to have made something at the end of the day, not to mention enjoyed socializing with others present at the crafting session.
Although each Horizon Bay Retirement Living community is different, each one provides their residents with the highest level of care in a stimulating environment that fosters independence and a positive lifestyle experience.
This program creates a secure community where individuals with these age-related diseases can live safely and remain in a community context that is socially stimulating.
Daily assisted living is provided for seniors with memory problems, as well as stimulating social and physical activities.
Alcohol can have a stimulating effect on sleep patterns.
Stimulating Products: Lifestyle choices often lead to insomnia.
Those who consume caffeine regularly, from coffee, tea, soda or other forms are stimulating their bodies, making it difficult for sleep to occur.
Consume less caffeine and alcohol: Both caffeine and alcohol can have a stimulating effect.
With the amazing next-generation abilities of the PS3, Marvel: Ultimate Alliance is visually stimulating.
Here you'll find old favorites like Alchemy and Collapse, as well as numerous others to suck up all of your free time while stimulating your brain muscles.
For this condition, the stimulants have a reverse activity and have a calming, rather than a stimulating effect.
The anterior pituitary produces six hormones: growth hormone, adrenocorticotropin (corticotropin), thyroid stimulating hormone (thyrotropin), prolactin, follicle stimulating hormone, and lutenizing hormone.
Sleep apnea in infants is treated by gently stimulating the children by stroking their bodies.
The increasing level of estrogen leads to ovulation halfway through the cycle, and then the hormone progesterone takes over in the second half of the cycle, stimulating the formation of the milk glands.
A neurosurgeon performing dorsal rhizotomy carefully cuts selected nerve roots in the spinal cord to prevent them from stimulating the spastic muscles.
Immunization-A process or procedure that protects the body against an infectious disease by stimulating the production of antibodies.
Children have a safe, nurturing and stimulating environment, with the supervision and guidance of competent, caring adults.
The examiner will also assess the sensation capabilities of the pharynx, by stimulating the area with a wooden tongue depressor, causing a gag reflex.
Hot baths are relaxing and stimulating; cool baths can reduce inflammation.
Several herbs, including chamomile (Matricaria recutita), dandelion (Taraxacum mongolicum), and burdock (Arctium lappa), act as bitters, stimulating the movement of the digestive and excretory systems.
Watching the surrogate who plays on behalf of the sick child is stimulating to the sick child.
If children are bored with a toy because it is not stimulating enough or they have played with it too long, they may begin to use the toy in an unsafe way.
When the white blood cell count drops too low, the doctor may prescribe medications called colony stimulating factors, which help white blood cells grow.
Benzodiazepines may work by stimulating some brain chemicals that normally slow down nerve function, but the exact mechanism is not known.
They can provide stimulating learning materials and experiences from an early age, read to and talk with their children, and help children explore the world around them.
Stimulating a nerve cell triggers nerve impulses (signals) that speed down the axon.
The children spend time in stimulating settings where they form good habits and enjoy playing with toys and working on tasks with classmates.
The basic positions can increase a person's strength, flexibility, and sense of well-being almost immediately, but it can take years to perfect and deepen them, which is an appealing and stimulating aspect of yoga for many.
A cochlear implant bypasses damaged hair cells in the child's cochlea and helps establish some degree of hearing by stimulating the hearing (auditory) nerve directly.
The decreased testosterone also causes an increase in two other hormones, follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) and luteinizing hormone (LH).
The tricyclics do not act by stimulating the central nervous system or by blocking monoamine oxidase.
Babinski sign-Dorsiflexion (curling) of the big toe on stimulating the sole of the foot.
Its primary function is to help maintain a constant blood pressure by stimulating certain blood vessels to constrict when the blood pressure falls below normal.
To treat some male cancers, it is necessary to remove the testicles, thereby preventing the androgens from stimulating cancer growth.
Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (HH) occurs when the body does not produce enough of two important hormones, luteinizing hormone (LH) and follicle stimulating hormone (FSH).
Other drugs counteract the effects of histamine by stimulating other systems or reducing immune responses in general.
They work by stimulating the production of certain neurotransmitters in the brain.
One of the ways in which 1,25-diOH-D accomplishes this is by stimulating the absorption of dietary calcium by the intestines.
Warm colors are exciting and stimulating while cool colors elicit a calm and relaxed feeling.
Bedroom color feng shui style means selecting colors that are not only restive but stimulating.
Color - Though color by itself does not generate chi energy, certain colors are definitely stimulating.
Choose a neutral wall color and add splashes of stimulating colors via decorative accessories.
This way, if you later find the color too stimulating, you can easily remove it from the room.
Stimulating chi energy enters your window from the outside and prevents you from getting a restful night's sleep.
Bed positioning blocking the window - Though you don't want stimulating chi to enter your bedroom while you're resting, you also don't want to block the chi flow in the room.
This has a stimulating affect on your body and mind at a time when you are trying to rest both.
Now I know better and steer clients stay away from colors that are very stimulating.
Feng shui and fish tanks are an excellent combination for stimulating business growth and ensuring financial stability.
This combination hair-loss therapy program includes specially formulated shampoos and conditioners, a hair-growth stimulating solution, vitamins and a series of monthly appointments at a local Hair Club office for treatments.
Regular hair brushing helps to distribute the scalp oil to the ends, adding shine and condition throughout your tresses while stimulating hair growth at the scalp.
Those hormones trigger a release of eggs from the ovaries, in some cases (in conjunction with follicle stimulating hormones, for example) keeping the estrogen levels lower than other fertility treatments would.
When a mother breastfeeds her baby, oxytocin, a stimulating hormone, is produced.
Appropriately enough, a substance called Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH) drives the process that makes the eggs ready to go.
If you can't afford a professional and your caregiver has given you the green light to try this natural induction method, you can try stimulating these two points as a means of self-induction.
If you start having contractions, take a few minutes as a break after each contraction before stimulating the spot again.
At the end of the contraction, begin stimulating again.
Stimulating your nipples may produce the hormone oxytocin, which can cause contractions.
These gorgeous photographs combine beautiful composition and artistry, as well as those classic Sports Illustrated poses that are as stimulating as they are sexy.
It does this by stimulating the production of IgA in your intestines.
Whether you play free board games in a café, at your local library or online, you are enjoying a fun way to relax and reduce stress while stimulating your mind.
Like the dating websites, you can find stimulating conversations without all the extensive forms and quizzes.
Keep up with current events so you can keep up your end of stimulating conversations.
Lust is a chemical reaction and you experience when you find someone physically attractive or mentally stimulating.
Oftentimes all it takes is some stimulating and excellent conversation questions and you're both becoming more attracted to one another.
This cloud-watching scenario pretty much defines airplane travel for most Americans who lack an iPod, which is why it's always helpful to have the stimulating presence of a green tote on board.
Sagittarius is a mentally stimulating companion and fun-loving adventurer.
Mercury connections: These aid communication and provide stimulating discussions.
In love, Gemini needs a partner that is curious, intellectually stimulating, and loves to laugh.
Ancient Romans understood how to evoke pleasure by stimulating the senses through taste, touch, sight, smell and sound.
He'll need more toys to manipulate, stimulating his hand and eye coordination and his balance.
Some facilities are actually glorified babysitters, providing a safe, if not stimulating, haven for children to stay while their parents work.
Technology makes playing these interactive video games more fun, stimulating, and realistic.
This yoga accommodates all levels of fitness, yet still provides a stimulating expansion of the mind, body and spirit.
Practitioners say the style is mentally, emotionally, and physically stimulating.
This posture will release tight hamstrings and increase circulation, stimulating the brain.
This concept was used to develop a system of ear acupuncture, auriculotherapy, through which practitioners could ameliorate the physical condition of patients by stimulating different regions of the left or right ear, or both.
Some children may need a stimulating activity while others may need a calming outlet.
Some young children may be fixated on moving parts of objects, ceiling fans or other visually stimulating.
That's not to say that each phrase only has to have three or four words; any musician will tell you that dividing the beats into halves or quarters is easy enough and is in fact even more stimulating to the ear.
It works by stimulating your body's motivation to burn more fat, and works with caffeine much like ephedra.
They do this in part by stimulating the liver to produce bile.
Though researchers struggle to understand just how protein helps control hunger, they deduce it may be due to the brain receiving lower levels of appetite stimulating hormones when more protein is consumed.
Whether you like rap, rock, or R&B, the right workout songs can make your exercise regimen a stimulating experience rather than a painful chore.
To make your biceps look big and proportionate, your bicep flex routine must include exercises for stimulating the two biceps heads, as well as the brachialis.
The following beginner's jogging schedule will get you started on a daily routine that will introduce you to the stimulating and exhilarating world of jogging.
Dumbbell workouts provide opportunities not just to strengthen your biceps, but also allow you to target muscles of your back, shoulders, and chest for an overall healthy and stimulating workout.
While kettlebells provide stimulating exercise, don't get overeager.
Goddess Stimulating Colors Nursing Bra, of 100 percent cotton exactly when your skin is even more sensitive than usual.
The inner nursing cups sport a primary color pattern, which is proven to be stimulating to infants.
If you are in the mood for love, then wear these stimulating garments and garner all the attention you want.
A cocktail of vitamin C and ginseng provides antioxidant and stimulating effects, while the pleasant citrus fragrance invigorates.
Relaxing lavender, stimulating rosemary, invigorating peppermint, soothing citrus and uplifting floral bath salts are just a few examples.
Backgrounds for Xanga are eye-catching and stimulating parts of the social networking site.
Busy, over stimulating MySpace pages are disconcerting and unappealing.
Diaz succeeded in rounding the southern point of Africa, which he named Cabo Tormentoso - the Cape of Storms - but King Joao II., foreseeing the realization of the long-sought passage to India, gave it the stimulating and enduring name of the Cape of Good Hope.
His immense contributions to anatomy and pathology cannot be estimated here, but his services in stimulating research and training investigators belong to the history of general medicine.
Shortly afterwards the threatened bull of excommunication was launched against him, and Fra Mariano was in Rome stimulating the pope's wrath.
Newman, whose mind Martineau said was " critical, not prophetic, since without immediateness of religious vision," and whose faith is " an escape from an alternative scepticism, which receives the veto not of his reason but of his will," 6 as men for whose teachings and methods he had a potent and stimulating antipathy.
He also introduced text-books, and came into stimulating contact with his people; perhaps no one has ever succeeded as he did by the use of these methods in communicating intellectual, moral and religious impulse to so many students.
Writing of the Tibetan he states: "As a beverage he drinks, all day long, cupfuls of, hot buttered tea, which is really a soup or broth made by boiling tea-leaves with rancid butter and balls of dough, and adding a little salt, and straining - a decoction which was invariably nasty to our taste, though no doubt it is wholesome; for it is not merely a stimulating hot drink in the cold, but overcomes the danger of drinking unboiled water in a country where the water supply is dangerously polluted."
Holberg founded no school of immediate imitators, but his stimulating influence was rapid and general.
His was a steady and stimulating presence, ever pointing to the best in art and thought, and his influence on his age was greater than that of any other Dane.
(At Oxford and Cambridge many fellowships are now awarded on the results of examination; it is sometimes stated, in defence of this system, that young men cannot be expected to carry out research in classics or philosophy.) On the other hand, the defenders of examinations reply that (xiii.) examinations are necessary in order to test the efficiency of schools to which grants of public money are given (this argument has become somewhat out of date owing to the recent substitution of " inspection " for examination as a test of the efficiency of schools; a combination of inspection and examination is also sometimes used); (xiv.) they serve as a necessary incentive to steady and concentrated work 1 (the reply made to this is that the incentive is a bad one, and that with efficient teachers it is unnecessary); (xv.) they show both student and teacher where they have failed (unnecessary for efficient teachers); (xvi.) though possibly harmful to the highest class of men, they are good for the mass (reply: no system which damages the highest class of men is tolerable); (xvii.) they are indispensable as an impartial means of selecting men for the civil service; (xviii.) in a difficult examination like the first class civil service examination the qualities of quickness of comprehension, industry, concentration, power of rapidly passing 1 The Oxford commissioners of 1852 reported that " the examinations have become the chief instruments not only for testing the proficiency of the students but also for stimulating and directing the studies of the place " (Report, p. 61).
Apart from the intrinsic value of his work, it is admitted that it had the effect of promoting the study of philosophy and of stimulating freedom of thought in religion and politics.
For the rest, Spencer's doctrine is valuable more as stimulating to thought by its originality and width of view than as offering direct solutions of ethical problems. Following up the same line of thought, Leslie Stephen with less brilliance but more attention to scientific method has worked out in his Science of Ethics (1882) the conception of morality as a function of the social organism: while Professor S.
The fervour of the church found a channel in the operations of a " Committee on Christian Life and Work," appointed in 1869 with the aim of exercising some supervision of the work of the church throughout the country, stimulating evangelistic efforts and organizing the labours of lay agents.
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