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Total Fraud It's not true. As things stand now, it is absolutely impossible for human beings to photosynthesise. If you want a rather technical quote from D. C. Smith and E. A. Bernays: A survey of modern associations in which protists or invertebrates are hosts shows that very few of the many species of photosynthetic microbes are adapted to an ...


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There are two general points that should be appreciated in relation to this question: Your statement that mitochondria “have prokaryotic ribosomes” is a misleading simplification. Although mitochondria and plastids are thought to be derived from eubacteria — and their ribosomes have some similarities in antibiotic sensitivity — the structures of their ...


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The endosymbiotic theory states that eukaryotic mitochondria were once freely-living bacteria that somehow migrated into the cell and began a symbiotic relationship. However, just because the mitochondria within human cells have prokaryotic origins, these are distant relationships that are exceedingly old. The ribosomes of current day bacteria (on which ...


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There has only been little research on the neurocognitive and neurophysiological effects of cannabis. There have been introductory neuroimaging studies in mainly non-psychotic populations, which show that cannabis does not affect gross brain anatomy. On the other hand however, it has been proved that cannabis does acutely increase cerebral blood flow (...


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As stated by others, polio is primarily a gastro bug, an enterovirus related to Coxsackie and a number of others which produce stomach and respiratory symptoms, as well as various others. Most polio infections result in nothing worse than a case of "the stomach flu", but in a small percentage of cases the virus escapes from the GI tract and produces ...


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The reason why the oral polio vaccine is not digested in the stomach is that the poliovirus itself has adapted such that it can survive the acidic conditions of the stomach. By using an attenuated (mutated to not cause neurological symptoms) version of the virus, the oral vaccine can also survive the acidic conditions of the stomach. For TB which is ...


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There are different polio vaccines - one live (attenuated) vaccine which is given orally and one inactivated, which is injected. The main reason for using the live orally vaccine is that it provides excellent immunity (better than the inactivated) since it uses the natural infection route (oral-faecal) in the body where it enters through cells in the ...


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Metamucil is taken as a drink. You're more likely to aspirate versus swallow when drinking supine if you're ill with impaired swallowing reflexes. It's also recommended that you take bisphophonates standing up so that gravity, and a glass of water, make sure the drug passes into the stomach. It can be highly corrosive if it gets stuck in the esophagus.



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