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mild gentle; pleasant; kind; soft; bland; clement; hence, moderate in degree or quality; the opposite of harsh, severe,... Read More

Traumatic Brain Injury may lead to Seizure

Traumatic Brain Injury May Lead to Seizure Traumatic brain injury (TBI), traumatic injuries to the brain, also called... Read More


Gentle 1. Well-born; of a good family or respectable birth, though not noble. British society is divided into nobility,... Read More


smooth 1. Having an even surface, or a surface so even that no roughness or points can be perceived by the touch; not rough;... Read More


Inoculation Definition In Immunology, inoculation is defined as the process of introducing an antigenic substance or... Read More

Awakening from Sleep and Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

Ilan Gabriely*, Harry Shamoon Funding: Supported in part by the following National Institutes of Health grants:... Read More

Shrinking In Hippocampus Area Of Brain Precedes Alzheimer’s Disease

March 17, 2009 — People who have lost brain cells in the hippocampus area of the brain are more likely to... Read More

Severe psoriasis associated with increased risk of death

Patients with severe psoriasis appear to have an increased risk of death compared with patients without the skin condition,... Read More

Even Mild Sleep Apnea Increases Cardiovascular Risk

People with even minimally symptomatic obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) may be at increased risk for cardiovascular disease... Read More

The memories you want to forget are the hardest ones to lose

CHAPEL HILL - Painful, emotional memories that people would most like to forget may be the toughest to leave behind,... Read More

Soapsuds enema

Definition The injection of a mixture of water and soap into the colon. Supplement The soapsuds enema uses a mixture of a... Read More

Escape conditioning

Definition noun A form of conditioning in which the subject learns to perform a behavior that terminates an aversive... Read More

Harnessing the brain’s plasticity key to treating neurological damage

SAN FRANCISCO - With an aging population susceptible to stroke, Parkinson's disease and other neurological conditions, and... Read More

Nebivolol is Different From Atenolol in Terms of Impact Onto Sleep

Nebivolol is Different From Atenolol in Terms of Impact Onto Sleep Alim Erdem, M.D., Mehmet Birhan Yılmaz, M.D., Okan Onur... Read More

Treating Acne: Two Different Peels Both Effective, SLU Study Finds

Chemical peels using either alpha-hydroxy acid or beta-hydroxy acid are both highly effective in treating mild to moderately... Read More

Fight Against Obesity: Increase Cells’ Energy Consumption With Mitochondrial Uncoupling?

With obesity still on the increase, it appears that the main weapon in the fight against it - reducing energy consumption... Read More

Asthma in Boys May Be Just A Phase, But For Girls It May Be There To Stay

Boys may be more apt than girls to have childhood asthma, but, when compared to girls, they are also more likely to grow... Read More


mitigate Synonym: palliate. Origin: L. Mitigo, pp. -atus, to make mild or gentle, fr. Mitis, mild, - ago, to do,... Read More

Diagnosis and Management of Injuries From Dangerous Marine Life CME

Diagnosis and Management of Injuries From Dangerous Marine Life  CME   Thomas P. Brown, DO Injuries from marine... Read More

Human leptospirosis cases in Palermo Italy: Rodents and Climate

Leptospirosis is a corkscrew shaped that is known as one of the most widespread bacterial zoonoses in the world. Symptoms... Read More

Vaccine for the Infected? New TB Vaccine Clears Important Hurdle

An urgently needed new tuberculosis vaccine cleared a vital step in testing, an important advance at time when a third of... Read More

Genetics of mental retardation

Genetics of mental retardation AS Ahuja, Anita Thapar, MJ Owen Department of Psychological Medicine, Cardiff University,... Read More

coronavirus COVID-19

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a contagious coronavirus disease first detected... Read More

Experts Look At Effects Of Smoking Cessation Drug, ‘Varenicline’

Smoking is the world's leading cause of premature death. Smokers who quit are able to significantly reduce their risk of... Read More


sweet 1. Having an agreeable taste or flavor such as that of sugar; saccharine; opposed to sour and bitter; as, a sweet... Read More

Mitochondrial DNA – hallmark of psychological stress

We often hear that stress can be unsettling as it could make us ill when it becomes chronic and overwhelming. However, is... Read More


temper 1. The state of any compound substance which results from the mixture of various ingredients; due mixture of... Read More


Kind 1. Nature; natural instinct or disposition. He knew by kind and by no other lore. (Chaucer) Some of you, on pure... Read More


Pleiotropy Definition When one single gene starts affecting multiple traits of living organisms, this phenomenon is known... Read More


placid Pleased; contented; unruffied; undisturbed; serene; peaceful; tranquil; quiet; gentle. That placid aspect and meek... Read More


Equal 1. Agreeing in quantity, size, quality, degree, value, etc.; having the same magnitude, the same value, the same... Read More


Plant Definition (botany) Any of the eukaryotic organisms of the biological kingdom Plantae, characterized by being... Read More


subdue 1. To bring under; to conquer by force or the exertion of superior power, and bring into permanent subjection; to... Read More


Flexible 1. Capable of being flexed or bent; admitting of being turned, bowed, or twisted, without breaking; pliable;... Read More


Administration 1. The act of administering; government of public affairs; the service rendered, or duties assumed, in... Read More


tender 1. Easily impressed, broken, bruised, or injured; not firm or hard; delicate; as, tender plants; tender flesh; tender... Read More


Hardy 1. Bold; brave; stout; daring; resolu?e; intrepid. Hap helpeth hardy man alway. (Chaucer) 2. Confident; full of... Read More

The Two-Mile Time Machine: Ice Cores, Abrupt Climate Change, and Our Future

The Two-Mile Time Machine: Ice Cores, Abrupt Climate Change, and Our Future ... Read More


uniformly In a uniform manner; without variation or diversity; by a regular, constant, or common ratio of change; with even... Read More

Reducing sugar

Reducing Sugar Definition What is reducing sugar? The type of sugar that acts as the reducing agent and can effectively... Read More