The conduction of such stimulation to parts removed some distance from the sense organ suggests paths of transmission comparable to those which transmit nervous impulses in animals.
the capability of reacting to stimuli, the result is stimulation (Verworn).
Prolonged or excessive stimulation invariably leads to depression or paralysis, the tissues becoming fatigued, and from this condition they may recover or they may not.
He was hungry after the stimulation of Jessi's refusal to bend to his will.
Small, stimulating doses, and repeated, are good, but stimulation can be more effectively produced by ammonia or strychnine.
The end and result of primitive religion is, in a word, the consecration of life, the stimulation of the will to live and to do.
In the weeks of natural stimulation, she had been the one who was embarrassed.
This modification is important, because it transfers the formative influence from the plastic substances to the protoplasm, suggesting that, the diverse constituents are produced (whether spontaneously or as the result of stimulation) as secretions by the protoplasm.
promontory stimulation test This test is designed to check the functioning of your hearing nerve.
Cult divides into two unequal parts, the stimulation of the religious emotions and the control of piety.
Verworn to depend upon stimulation to contraction or the reverse.
In response to stimulation, chromaffin cells secrete the hormone epinephrine directly into the blood.
photic stimulation a simple presentation of a flashing lights is given during an image acquisition series.
phrenic nerve palsy demonstrated by magnetic stimulation of the nerve.
Their behavior in any situation is governed by genetically predetermined responses to certain forms of stimulation.
The stimulation of the liver is said to depend upon the solution of the resin by the intestinal secretion.
The initial action of digitalis is a stimulation of the cardiac terminals of the vagus nerves, so that the heart's action is slowed.
Thus among the tongue movements evoked by stigmatic stimulation of the cortex undeviated protrusion or retraction of the organ is not found.
Patients in whom, for purposes of diagnosis, it has been electrically excited, describe, as the initial effect of the stimulation, tingling and obscure but locally-limited sensations, referred to the part whose muscles a moment later are thrown into co-ordinate activity.
The seeming want of reaction of so much of the cerebellar structure under artificial stimulation, and the complex relay system revealed in the histology of the cerebellum, suggest that the impressions are elaborate.
The second factor inducing the assimilative change is the withdrawal of the nervous system from sensual, stimulation.
The action of atropine in dilating the pupil is also aided by a stimulation of the fibres from the sympathetic nervous system, which innervate the remaining muscle of the iris - the dilator pupillae.
There are three chief possibilities: (a) that the antitoxin is a modification of the toxin; (b) that it is a substance normally present, but produced in excess under stimulation of the toxin; (c) that it is an entirely new product.
Irritability, again, although a notable quality of living substance, is not peculiar to it, for many inorganic substances respond to external stimulation by definite changes.
Here he stated the principle, not before recognized, that the kind of sensation following stimulation of a sensory nerve does not depend on the mode of stimulation but upon the nature of the sense-organ.
Thus light, pressure, or mechanical stimulation acting on the retina and optic nerve invariably produces luminous impressions.
Under normal conditions the insect will live for three, four or sometimes five years, but the stimulation given, together with I FIG.
It is certain in any case that the process was constantly repeated &t different dates and in different parts of the country from Aswan to Axum, and to the stimulation which resulted from it must be ascribed the principal political and intellectual movements of the Sudanese nations.
With some of them, such as chloral and chloroform, the stimulation period is short compared with the narcotic period, while with others, such as ether, the reverse is the case.
ACTH stimulation tests every 3-6 months.
adrenergic stimulation is altered in the hibernators heart.
anesthetized rats and tested an " acupuncture-like stimulation " of skin versus muscle.
Rehabilitation in ideomotor apraxia using sensory stimulation strategies: a single case experimental design study.
For example, spasticity can be aggravated by sensory stimulation from a pressure sore or a distended bladder or rectum.
Researchers chemically modified adrenaline to find molecules that would have the same effect in dilating the bronchioles but without the stimulation of the heart.
On induction there is a marked rise in heart rate and blood pressure caused by central nervous stimulation and an increase in circulating catecholamines.
Whichever alternative you choose, for stimulation, the breeding birds need to hear the chatter of the others.
decerebrate rat, cat and dog, chemical or electrical stimulation of the PPN could induce walking.
Hodes  found a decrement of the compound muscle action potential amplitude on repetitive stimulation in patients with previous paralytic polio.
Stimulation frequency-dependent neuromuscular junction transmission defects in patients with prior paralytic poliomyelitis.
deprived of all stimulation.
echoic memory, which is the part of sensory memory that receives sound stimulation from the surrounding environment.
Stimulation of ACC oxidase activity " in vivo " by different effectors is differentially sensitive to inhibitors.
elastin fibers, which can become less supple with age and lack of stimulation.
electrical stimulation of the peripheral nerves.
During the stimulation session, self-adhesive electrodes must always be clipped on the special electrode cable of the Compex Mi Sensor system.
Effectively, TMS utilizes an electromagnet to cause a very temporary disruption in the firing of neurons at the site of stimulation.
The data from repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) studies in healthy volunteers is also equivocal with respect to HERA.
The stimulation of local supply chains can reduce the need for long distance haulage of raw materials or finished goods.
hypothesized that people (teachers) infer private stimulation based on collateral behavior or attendant contextual factors.
Diagnosis of secondary hypothyroidism can be done by measuring cTSH at zero and 30 minutes post TRH stimulation.
hypothyroidism results from an underproduction of thyroid hormones from the thyroid caused by deficient TSH stimulation by the pituitary.
ideomotor apraxia using sensory stimulation strategies: a single case experimental design study.
induced by tetanic stimulation in rat hippocampal area CA1, Eur.
intellectual stimulation their interchange provides.
Significantly increased jitter was present in PPS patients as compared to normal controls at all 5 stimulation frequencies studied.
jitter values at all 5 stimulation frequencies for all fibers identified.
Lemaire I, Stimulation of interleukin-1 and -6 production in alveolar macrophages by the Neotropical liana, Uncaria tomentosa.
Pregnancies and deliveries after in vitro maturation culture followed by in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer without stimulation in women with polycystic ovary syndrome.
neuromuscular stimulation by micro currents exercises the inactive facial foundation muscles.
noxious stimulation is used by the animal to make it aware of stimuli of an intensity that could or actually do damage body tissues.
parasympathetic stimulation of gut muscle.
The architecture of the music, the rhythm and the timbre all created changes in brain processing through stimulation of the auditory pathways.
pyrotechnic explosions to give the people right at the back a chance to have some visual stimulation.
reacts in an adverse manner to any stimulation then STOP!
repetitive nerve stimulation.
scintigraphy with lemon juice stimulation is useful for the detection and diagnosis of Warthin's tumor.
secretion of prolactin can entail a poor prognosis to ovarian stimulation.
sensory stimulation or alternatively a relaxed environment in which to relax.
septum pellucidum is shrunk, only extreme stimulation can activate it to produce some joy.
One trial involving 40 participants was eligible for both the electrical stimulation and the biofeedback and/or sphincter exercises reviews.
sympathetic stimulation also makes the heart muscle contract more forcefully.
tactile stimulation or light pressure are not pain sensitive.
tetanic stimulation of parallel fibers and is modified by intracellular factors such as activity in the climbing fiber.
transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation does not relieve labor pain: updated systematic review.
vagal nerve stimulation is 45% at 1 year.
vagus nerve stimulation is about £ 105 75 per person per year.
Once this had cleared, there was no visual stimulation it's just wall-to-wall snow and bitterly cold.
Many points in the development and mechanism of the nematocyst are disputed, but it is tolerably certain (I) that the cnidocil is of sensory nature, and that stimulation, by contact with prey or in other ways, causes a reflex discharge of the nematocyst; (2) that the discharge is an explosive change whereby the in-turned thread is suddenly everted and turned inside out, being thus shot through the opening in the outer wall of the capsule, and forced violently into the tissues of the prey, or, it may be, of an enemy; (3) that the thread inflicts not merely a mechanical wound, but instils an irritant poison, numbing and paralysing in its action.
The perception of the changes, or, in other words, the reception of the stimulus, is associated for example, with the tips of roots and the apices of stems. The first recognition of a specially receptive part was made by Charles Darwin, who identified the perception of stimulation with the tip of the young growing root.
Amputation of this part involved the cessation of the response, even when the conditions normally causing the stimulation were maintained.
Hence, for purposes of psychological interpretation it seems necessary to assume that instinctive behaviour, including the stimulation by which it is initiated and conditioned, affords that naive awareness which forms an integral part of what may be termed the primordial tissue of experience.
In accordance with the principle of Renovation (see above), the root-idea of the application of religion to economics is not the extorting of boons from an unwilling nature, but rather the stimulation of the sources of life, so that all beings alike may increase and multiply.
They opened with ' Maria ' using pyrotechnic explosions to give the people right at the back a chance to have some visual stimulation.
If the child reacts in an adverse manner to any stimulation then STOP !
Motor neuron disease: decremental responses to repetitive nerve stimulation.
Our study concludes that Tc-99m pertechnetate scintigraphy with lemon juice stimulation is useful for the detection and diagnosis of Warthin 's tumor.
For auditory stimulation part of the process involves rubbing the felt for several minutes with a scrunched up plastic bag.
During lactation, the secretion of prolactin can entail a poor prognosis to ovarian stimulation.
This stimulation of immune cells results in secretion of proinflammatory cytokines (TNFa, IL-1 or -6).
The Rainbow Room gives children of all needs the chance of sensory stimulation or alternatively a relaxed environment in which to relax.
However, once the septum pellucidum is shrunk, only extreme stimulation can activate it to produce some joy.
As well as causing heart rate to increase, sympathetic stimulation also makes the heart muscle contract more forcefully.
It is assumed that reflexes provoked by tactile stimulation or light pressure are not pain sensitive.
This excitation requires brief tetanic stimulation of parallel fibers and is modified by intracellular factors such as activity in the climbing fiber.
Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation does not relieve labor pain: updated systematic review.
The median reduction of seizures from vagal nerve stimulation is 45% at 1 year.
The cost of vagus nerve stimulation is about £ 105 75 per person per year.
He needs exercise and stimulation, and he won't enjoy being cooped up for too long!
Loved by parents and children alike, Baby Einstein products offer intellectual stimulation for little minds in ways that are fun and appealing.
Even infants can enjoy the visual and auditory stimulation that the videos offer.
As a parent, you will know when your baby gives you her "I'm too tired" cry that it's time to cut the stimulation and help your baby soothe to sleep.
Now, the doubts are creeping in that your baby may not be getting all of the educational stimulation he or she really needs.
Your baby's brain needs stimulation, but deciding on the type of stimulation he or she needs can be tricky.
There are numerous toys on the market that are labeled educational, but this doesn't necessarily mean that they will provide any educational stimulation for your child.
Keep in mind that the more nerve connections your baby makes, the stronger his brain will become, so educational stimulation is important.
All the toys in the world won't provide the real stimulation that your infant needs.
Reflex response-No reflex response when given stimulation would receive a zero.
An infant who grimaces during stimulation might be given a one, while an infant who cries and/or coughs during stimulation may be given a two.
Experts in the field tested ovulation stimulation over the next ten years using drugs such as clomiphene and human menopausal gonadotropin.
The timeline below illustrates the evolution of successful ovulation stimulation.
Due to egg stimulation and fertilization research, the world's first test tube triplets were born in Adelaide, Australia.
While ovulation stimulation and egg retrieval research for fallopian tube problems continued, scientists also began experimenting with techniques to remedy other conception issues.
In cases of cradle cap, too much stimulation is already present for hormonal reasons and not washing the scalp enough contributes to the buildup of cradle cap.
Too much stimulation, in contrast, can impede your child's inborn imagination as there is so much distraction, little is left for which to mentally compensate.
A small number of desensitizing lubricants exist for the purpose of decreasing stimulation and prolonging sex.
All of this activity adds up to a lot of mental stimulation for our feline friends- something every cat needs to remain on an even keel.
Toys that either interact with your cat on their own or give you the opportunity to do so provide far greater stimulation.
Cats love sensory stimulation and the Cat Spa certainly provides it.
For slow readers, visual stimulation is particularly important, and when you place a child in front of a computer to view these comics, you've automatically caught his or her interest.
However, plenty of people enjoy the mind stimulation of the game itself and using their word puzzle solving skills.
Breckenridge, with its historic museums and thriving arts district, attracts people who want a bit of intellectual stimulation with their winter sport vacation.
Stimulation of organs - The lungs and heart experience an increase in oxygen exposure after laughter.
Science projects are a great way to bring the whole family together both for quality time and for a little intellectual stimulation.
Intellectual stimulation is often the norm on a small ship cruise: France cruise options may include historic and cultural lectures, language lessons, art appreciation workshops, and wine and cheese tasting seminars.
Today's dog care facilities are the equivalent of spa/resorts where your dog receives individual attention, as well as physical and mental stimulation.
The odd shape of the Classic Kong makes it bounce unpredictably when dropped or thrown, so dogs get lots of exercise and mental stimulation when they play with these toys.
Pets suffering from arthritis and other degenerative disorders may not be able to endure a standard walk, but put them in a stroller, and they can still get fresh air and enough mental stimulation to keep them alert and happy.
These collars are worn in place of a regular collar and, on your signal, typically deliver a variable amount of static electricity or other type of electronic stimulation via metal discs located on the inside of the collar to your dog.
These are all examples of problems behaviors that need to stopped, An electronic dog collars can help you reinforce the "No" command by delivering an unpleasant stimulation that will help you get the message across.
Electronic dog collars can provide different types of stimulation; some are more useful in certain situations than others.
Momentary stimulation is just a small quick zap that immediately signals your dog to respond.
Continuous stimulation allows the owner to keep the stimulation going until the dog responds.
Tone stimulation is an audio reinforcement that can be used in place of a verbal command.
Vibration stimulation is useful for giving silent commands, lessening the chance of confusing your pet or other dogs training around him.
Since the amount of stimulation delivered is controlled by a dial, it is up to the owner to set the stimulation at the lowest possible level and only increase the power until the dog shows a slight response to the discomfort.
No activity is as beneficial for her as a good run to burn off some of that energy, but mental stimulation counts for a lot.
The reaction is initially a voluntary reflex and a sign that the dog likes the stimulation.
Australian Shepherds are keenly intelligent and require a lot of mental stimulation and physical activity to keep them sound in mind and body.
Our article Talking Dog Bone offers suggestions for toys that actually "talk" to your pet to provide mental stimulation.
Neuro-hormonal responses cause nerve stimulation, increase circulation, and create the release of endorphins and cortisol.
You have the option of setting the receiver to emit either a tone or an electrostatic stimulation when you push the button.
There are ten different levels of stimulation, but you should always begin with the lowest setting and only dial up to the next higher setting if your dog doesn't respond to the stimulus.
Over stimulation is not only unproductive, it can actually cause mental harm to your pet.
Many pet owners are concerned about using electrical stimulation as a dog training aid.
Furthermore, while this dog training collar can be an effective training aid for many big dogs, it's important to note that some dogs should never be exposed to any type of shock stimulation collar.
Your dog will enjoy the mental stimulation of trying to free his biscuits almost as much as he'll enjoy eating them when he's successful.
Squirt Ball or Squirt Bone: These toys not only provide stimulation for your dog, they give him a bit of refreshment as well.
A center ball has tethers with smaller balls attached, and the toy's range of sounds and textures provide extra stimulation.
They require daily, rigorous exercise and mental stimulation.
Be certain that you have several hours per day to devote to your Pitbull pup's needs for exercise and stimulation.
Also consider hobby supplies as great gifts for seniors, because they give the gift of activity, stimulation, and fun.
Successful senior centers focus their main activities on meeting seniors' needs for community interaction, recreation, physical fitness and mental stimulation.
Tutoring and mentoring are excellent mental stimulation activities for seniors.
Most people are honest and simply looking for friendship and a source of entertainment and social stimulation.
Mental Stimulation - Some seniors find that they need more stimulation to maintain their mental prowess.
Mental stimulation can help keep you awake even when you are very tired.
Listening to music or a book on tape gives your brain another source of stimulation.
Nightmares can happen as a direct result of that stimulation.
Once you get a few of the exercises under your belt and start unlocking the hard ones, it may be time to add external stimulation to your muscles, especially during some of the mini-games.
The brain's electrical response to visual, auditory, and sensual stimulation is recorded.
This development is aided by providing visual stimulation.
Prolactin levels rise and fall in direct proportion to the frequency, intensity, and duration of nipple stimulation from the infant's suckling.
The use of assisted reproduction techniques, particularly ovarian stimulation, has caused a dramatic increase in the number of twin and higher multiple births.
Spasticity may increase with anxiety, emotions, pain, or sensory stimulation.
Electrical stimulation may be used to reduce spasticity for a short period of time or to stimulate a weak muscle to counteract the action of a stronger, spastic muscle.
Ignored or neglected infants who are not provided the mental and physical stimulation required for normal development may suffer irreversible learning impairments.
They often demonstrate lower than normal levels of interest in their environment and responsiveness to others, and they are slower than other children in reacting to visual or auditory stimulation.
Therapy for infants and young children may also include sensory stimulation programs.
Treatment programs to help increase muscle strength and sensory stimulation programs are developed once the cause of the child's hypotonia is established.
Abnormally low levels of somatomedin C will require further investigation, so doctors may perform the hGH stimulation test to diagnose hGH deficiency.
The hGH stimulation test, also called hGH provocation test, insulin tolerance, or arginine test, is performed to test the body's ability to produce human growth hormone and to confirm suspected hGH deficiency.
A normal patient can have low hGH levels, but if hGH is still low after stimulation, a more definitive diagnosis can be made.
If such stimulation is unsuccessful, a malfunction of the anterior pituitary gland is likely.
A substance called hGH-releasing factor has also been used for hGH stimulation.
As of 2004, the best method to identify hGH-deficient patients was a positive stimulation test followed by a positive response to a therapeutic trial of hGH.
Growth hormone stimulation testing requires intravenous administration of arginine and/or insulin.
The child should be observed closely after the more extensive growth hormone stimulation test and growth hormone suppression test.
Minor discomfort may be experienced during and after the growth hormone stimulation test because of the intravenous line for delivery of insulin.
In children, rebound stimulation may occur after two to five hours.
Finally, electrical stimulation, in conjunction with EMG, can deliver a small amount of electrical current to the muscle to prevent atrophy; it may be performed either by a therapist or at home.
In the presence of continued stimulation of nociceptors, changes occur within the nervous system.
The baby with colic tends to be unusually sensitive to stimulation.
Doctors use the Glasgow Coma Scale to evaluate the extent of brain damage based on observing a person's ability to open his or her eyes, respond verbally, and respond to stimulation by moving (motor response).
The distribution of symptoms may be mapped by successive stimulation over the affected area of the body.
Karaca, P., et al. "Painful paresthesiae are infrequent during brachial plexus localization using low-current peripheral nerve stimulation."
"Deep brain stimulation in the management of neuropathic pain and multiple sclerosis tremor."
In years of research, no one has produced any evidence that increased stimulation of infants increases development of motor skills in later years.
These include massage and electrical stimulation.
They often demonstrate lower than normal levels of interest in their environment and less responsiveness to others, and they are slower than other children in reacting to visual or auditory stimulation.
The rapid, uncontrolled muscle contraction, or spasm, happens unexpectedly, with either no stimulation or some trivially small one.
The muscle membrane itself may be overly sensitive, causing contraction without stimulation.
This may include hand exercises to improve movement and strength, heat and massage therapy, electrical nerve stimulation, splinting, traction, and special wrappings to control swelling.
Some patients with TS, however, have been successfully treated with stereotactic surgery involving high-frequency stimulation of the thalamus.
The child suffers from psychosocial deprivation such as poverty, malnutrition, poor housing, neglect, inadequate linguistic stimulation, emotional stress.
Neglected children often do not receive adequate nourishment or emotional and mental stimulation.
The symptoms of asphyxia neonatorum are bluish or gray skin color (cyanosis), slow heartbeat (bradycardia), stiff or limp limbs (hypotonia), and a poor response to stimulation.
If stimulation fails to initiate regular respiration in the newborn, the attending physician attempts resuscitation.
When stimulation and a clear airway do not result in adequate respiration, the physician may give 100 percent oxygen via a face mask.
Apgar score-The results of an evaluation of a newborn's physical status, including heart rate, respiratory effort, muscle tone, response to stimulation, and color of skin.
These are usually caused by direct stimulation of the mast cells.
An electromyogram (EMG) is a test used to examine how muscles respond to stimulation.
Seizure threshold-The amount of stimulation required to induce a seizure.
Pain control could be achieved with acupuncture, nerve blocks, or transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS, electrical stimulation of muscle groups).
The examiner tests the infant's response to light, sound, or touch during sleep and the infant's ability to block out stimulation during sleep.
EMG is used to examine the response of the muscles to stimulation.
A clinician tunes the speech processor and sets levels of stimulation for each electrode from soft to loud.
Scientists are not sure about the long-term effects of electrical stimulation on the nervous system.
Calming-down activities, such as being read to by a parent, have been replaced with electronic stimulation resulting in less sleep time.
Brazelton Neonatal Behavioral Assessment Scale: This scale tests an infant's neurological development, interactive behavior, and responsiveness to the examiner, and need for stimulation.
Excess hormone stimulation is the cause for early puberty.
Riding in a car, being on a ship, or taking an amusement park ride can cause conflicting stimulation of the different sense organs.
While all of the body's sensory organs contribute to motion sickness, excess stimulation to the vestibular system within the inner ear (the body's balance center) has been shown to be one of the primary reasons for this condition.
Research also suggests that increased exposure to the stimulation that causes motion sickness may help decrease symptoms on future trips.
Masturbation is the erotic stimulation of one's own genitals for pleasure.
This action results in no direct stimulation of the head of the penis and ejaculation is achieved almost entirely from stimulation of the penis shaft and its contact against the underside of the head of the penis only.
Some women can experience sexual stimulation simply by crossing their legs tightly.
Masturbation in infants is difficult to recognize because it often does not involve manual stimulation of the genitals at all, the study reported.
Some sex therapists believe that girls who do not masturbate miss an important step in their sexual development, since masturbation provides an opportunity to learn how one's body responds to erotic stimulation.
Stimulation of the clitoris causes most women to reach orgasm.
Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) applies a small electric current to certain parts of nerves, potentially interrupt pain signals and induce the release of endorphins.
Augmentative procedures include electrical stimulation or direct application of drugs to the nerves that are transmitting the pain signals.
Electrical stimulation works on the same principle as TENS.
The causes of foreign body ingestion or insertion range from traumatic accidents or casual exploration and play to intentional risk-taking, desire for sexual stimulation, an eating or personality disorder, or psychotic behavior.
Items may also be self-introduced to enhance sexual stimulation and then get stuck in the rectum.
A reduction in nipple stimulation by a nursing infant decreases milk production.
Eliminating the stimulation of television or video games at bedtime, particularly violent television shows, movies, and games may reduce the nightmares brought about by these unnecessary and sometimes disturbing stimulations.
Repeated transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) is a new and still experimental treatment for the depressive phase of bipolar disorder.
The initial effect results in part from the drug's stimulation of the adrenal glands and resulting release of epinephrine into the blood.
Their evaluations were based on three measurements: threshold (the amount of stimulation the child requires before responding); latency to respond (how rapidly the child reacts to the stimulus); and intensity of response.
Those who are highly reactive to stimulation tend to become inhibited in their reactions to novelty and uncertainty at later ages.
Threshold-The minimum level of stimulation necessary to produce a response.
During each stage, inadequate hormone stimulation will prevent normal development.
After each stage, a decrease in hormone stimulation will result in failed function and perhaps some shrinkage.
Some, but not all, are due to inadequate androgen stimulation.
This procedure, called castration or orchiectomy, removes androgen stimulation from the whole body.
Failure of the pituitary is called hypopituitarism and, of course, leaves the gonads with no stimulation to produce hormones.
Besides the tissue changes generated by hormone stimulation, the only other symptoms relate to sexual desire and function.
Electrical stimulation of the muscles causes contraction, and the force of contraction pulling on the skeleton causes movement of the arm, hand, and fingers.
With the advent of a less invasive approach called deep brain stimulation, these surgeries have become less common.
Deep brain stimulation (DBS) is a way to inactivate the parts of the brain thought to cause overactivity or tremor in certain muscles, without destroying a part of the brain.
The electrical stimulation can be adjusted as the patient's condition progresses over time, and the stimulator can be turned off in the event that other beneficial therapies, such as brain cell transplantation, are performed.
Electrical stimulation may be used to stimulate a weak muscle to counteract the action of a stronger, spastic muscle.
Newborn babies (premature and full-term) begin to synthesize antibodies at an increased rate soon after birth in response to antigenic stimulation of their new environment.
If medication is not successful in preventing seizures, surgery, a ketogenic diet, or vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) may be tried.
The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the use of vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) in patients over the age of 16 who have intractable partial seizures.
This non-surgical procedure uses a pacemaker-like device implanted under the skin in the upper left chest, to provide intermittent stimulation to the vagus nerve.
After pulling the hair, patient may carefully examine the hair root, and the hair bulb may be rubbed along the lips for further stimulation.
Finding a permanent solution to treat loss or increase hair growth is not an exact science, although innovative studies have proven that certain types of scalp stimulation triggered a significant growth in a percentage of hair loss clients.
In addition to hair growth shampoos, experiment with other methods of root stimulation.
Does your child prefer visual stimulation?
You can read all you want about the best medical careers, but the best career for you is going to be the one that enables you to balance your work and life the way you want, while also offering mental stimulation.
This study actually attributes the stimulation of ovaries to a protein found in the livers of animals called the Insulin-like Growth Factor.
They went through a total of thirty-three ovarian stimulation cycles before analyzing the results.
Nipple stimulation is another way to induce labor naturally.
Extended stimulation of the nipple makes the body produce oxytocin, a hormone that can cause uterine contractions.
In order for this method to be effective, it may require extensive stimulation, such as fifteen minutes every hour for several hours.
Breastfeed a borrowed baby - not too conventional in the United States but it will work quicker than basic nipple stimulation.
Bowel stimulation has been shown to initiate labor, but induced bowel stimulation can be uncomfortable.
Since children in daycare centers may not receive adequate attention and stimulation to develop fully, even more help would be needed for a set of octuplets.
For the lower leg stimulation, first you have to find the right spot.
Whether acupressure can get your labor started or not, the stimulation of the points mentioned above can also be performed during labor itself.
When asked what the future holds for Parke & Ronen, we received this refreshingly upbeat answer: "Finding the right balance between peace and stimulation - I hope!."
After all, the heart is a muscle, and as such, it needs stimulation to stay healthy and strong.
Federal law within the United States determines how the government can disperse grants for purposes such as stimulation or support purposes.
There are others, and the book provides a method for systematic stimulation of the erogenous zones that creates a delightful state of arousal.
Your fantasies do not have to become a reality to provide you with stimulation, satisfaction and release.
While men are visually stimulated by images, women enjoy the stimulation and arousal of erotic literature, poetry and words.
The signs that match best offer intellectual stimulation, fun, exploration and a social side.
Both signs have a fine appreciation for the arts, and they enjoy mental stimulation.
Since all three signs require a certain amount of intellectual stimulation, they each understand how the other one works.
While he can enjoy sports, you won't find him seeking stimulation at a soccer match or a golf game.
As you may have already guessed, this sign needs constant stimulation from ideas and excitement.
The interesting truth is that they require stimulation only through self-discipline and distraction.
However, Aquarius does need a lot of intellectual stimulation, so Taurus should take note.
Fun is a big staple in Gemini's diet as is intellectual stimulation.
He doesn't need the stimulation that the younger sign Aries does or the excitement sought by Leo.
The toys for infants feature the high-contrast black and white pattern to promote visual development, as well as mirrors and soft animals with various textures for stimulation.
Building Blocks: These are excellent choices for children with autism because they offer the child stimulation from touch.
Various shapes of blocks such as legos, Lincoln Logs, alphabet blocks or other colored blocks with shapes offer visual stimulation and varying shapes to explore with their hands.
The visual stimulation provided by toys that light up appeal to children.
Musical - Some people respond most to rhythmic auditory stimulation - so working music into the class (even just in the background) will help them retain and acquire new learning.
Sometimes you feel the need to unwind and recharge in the sun, sometimes a shot of alpine adrenaline hits the spot, and sometimes it's the intellectual stimulation of European history and culture that you need.
The Bridge Pose, also known as Setu Bandha Sarvangasana, is an active mat pose that provides stimulation and relaxation at the same time.
Textured toys can be a great way to work in a bit of low stress tactile stimulation, especially helpful for those who are working on overcoming tactile defensiveness.
Musical toys that provide visual stimulation with lights or bright colors can be excellent choices for youngsters with autism.
Sing along videos are great for auditory stimulation as well as helping with verbal skills.
Too much stimulation, though can interfere with the student's ability to absorb the information.
Listening to music while following along with a printed copy of the lyrics can also be a good approach with auditory learners, reinforcing the written word with auditory stimulation.
Many children with autism express anxiety or over stimulation by acting out, engaging in repetitive or aggressive behaviors.
Sensory integration toy adaptations: Many outdoor toys are produced with varied textures to suit the tactile needs of children with autism, while others include sounds and lights for visual and auditory stimulation.
Board games can also help build social skills in autistic preschoolers because they teach children to listen and they offer visual stimulation as well.
In some cases, the person needs to calm and organize a hyperactive system, and in others, the person has to get stimulation for a hypoactive system.
Recent marketing graduate seeking an event marketing position requiring high energy and crowd stimulation ability.
Some herbs can have serious side effects and should be avoided all together, such as ephedra and fen-phen products, which can significantly increase blood pressure, heart rate, and overall stimulation of central nervous system.
To the disappointment of the station, no female listeners claimed any sexual stimulation.
In both these cases the stimulation is followed, not only by movement, but by the secretion of an acid liquid containing a digestive juice, by virtue of which the insect is digested after being killed.
What the nature of the stimulation is we are not able to say.
On stimulation these cells part with their water, the lower side of the organ becomes flaccid and the weight of the leaf causes it to fall.
Thus all that was shocking in the barbarism of Africa was multiplied and intensified by this foreign stimulation.
The action of aconitine on the circulation is due to an initial stimulation of the cardio-inhibitory centre in the medulla oblongata (at the root of the vagus nerves), and later to a directly toxic influence on the nerve-ganglia and muscular fibres of the heart itself.
Our starting-point in this, as in all departments of biological study, must be the biological unit, and it is to the alterations to which this is subject, under varying conditions of nutrition and stimulation, that the science of pathology must apply itself.
Local hypertrophy may also be due to stimulation resulting from friction or intermittent pressure, as one may see in the thickenings on the skin of the artisan's hands.
Response Of Tissues To Stimulation A stimulus may be defined as every change of the external agencies acting upon an organism; and if a stimulus come in contact with a body possessing the property of irritability, i.e.
The local oedema seen in some nervous affections might be explained on the hypothesis of increased metabolic activity in these areas due to some local nervous stimulation.
Jalap is a typical hydragogue purgative, causing the excretion of more fluid than scammony, but producing less stimulation of the muscular wall of the bowel.
A similar stimulation of the non-striped muscle in the alimentary canal results in violent vomiting and purging, if a large dose has been taken.
The initial hastening is due to a stimulation of the vagus terminals in the lung, as it does not occur if these nerves are previously divided.
After absorption it slows the pulse by stimulation of the vagus nerves.
Thereafter follows the most important effect of the drug, which is a direct stimulation of the cardiac muscle.
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