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For this answer I assume that we are talking about sleep in healthy individuals as well as fainting as an isolated event without underlying disease or injury. The most common form of what we call "fainting" is vasovagal syncope. It is caused by a drop in blood flow to the brain (cerebral hypoperfusion) e.g. by (false) activation of the parasympathetic ...


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According to Endometriosis: benign, malignant, or something in between? (PubMed, 2017), endometriosis is not considered cancerous because: Does not appear as an expansille tumor mass Is not destructive The cells in the lesions are normal, like in the uteral endometrium Is not lethal Immunotherapy of endometriosis is in the experimental phase - you can read ...


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The most obvious issue is exposure to radiation. Once you're beyond the earth's atmosphere and magnetic field you are exposed to much higher levels of radiation from cosmic rays and solar flares. It's also possible that microgravity (weightlessness) could have effects on the reproductive system, but this isn't well studied yet. However, given the source you ...


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The Wim Hof method unfolds its health effects by hormetic stressors, respiratory alkalosis is one of them (a minor one). The WHM does not follow the pH theory, even though Wim himself gave ambiguous statements in older interviews about this. The primary mediators of the health effects are considered hormetic stressors such as intermittent hypoxia (via HIF1a ...


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I typed "c dna mutation" in Google and this article was the first hit: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1867422/ The "c" denotes coding DNA, which given the context of the amino acid mutation having the letter "p", this makes sense.


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There is insufficient evidence to claim that soft drinks can kill microbes in the human gut; sugar in them could actually stimulate their growth. Natural acidity of the gastric juice with pH 1.5-3.5 kills a lot of microbes (Medline Plus, Journal of Medical Microbiology). The pH of common soft drinks is 2.5-3.4 (PubMed, Fig.1). So, drinking soft drinks does ...


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(This is such a difficult question to begin answering in any satisfactory manner, though I think can be addressed for pedagogical purposes in line with the aims of this SE.) Before we address the question, I think it is prudent to think about the difference between stimulation and activity. A neuron can be self-activating without external stimulation, or ...


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It means coding DNA reference sequence. Please refer the following link for more information. https://varnomen.hgvs.org/bg-material/simple/ . This should help.


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It is important to note that cancer includes loss of the property of contact inhibition in cells. This leads to uncontrolled divisions in cancerous cells. Although endometriosis includes cells dividing at ectopic locations, they still possess the property of contact inhibition. So, endometriosis can't be called a form of cancer. For information on Contact ...


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I don’t know if soft drinks can help ward off bacterial infections in the stomach, however if you’re not taking antibiotics, other acidic compounds can be helpful for that. One of these is apple cider vinegar, you will find many videos on youtube about it. Another is betain-HCL, which is actually hydrochloric acid, the same acid we have in our stomach but it’...


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