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PHYSIOLOGY, med. jur. The science which treats of the functions of animals; it is the science of life.
     2. The legal practitioner who expects to rise to eminence, must acquire some acquaintance with physiology. This subject is intimately connected with gestation, birth, life and death. Vide 2 Chit. Pr. 42, n.

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The research in the field of physiological comfort is directed to study the thermo-physiological properties of clothing.
The rise of physiological footwear has had a clear impact on the walking category, NPD says.
Physiological management of the third stage of labour is situated within the paradigm that considers childbirth a normal physiological process that does not require routine intervention.
The first pattern followed a physiological pathway that was expected in advance and, indeed, was exhibited by most subjects.
However, such marketing defies scientific knowledge because there is no physiological evidence that polyphenols have any such action in humans.
Wiley-Blackwell, the scientific, technical, medical and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons (Hoboken, NJ), has been selected by the American Physiological Society (APS; Bethesda, MD), a national society devoted to fostering education, scientific research, and the dissemination of information in the physiological sciences, as publisher of "Physiology Online," a new compendium of current knowledge of all aspects of physiology.
Being in Pain is not a treatment-focused book per se, neither physiological nor psychological.
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): People having anxiety disorders believe that they have more physiological problems than they really have, says a new University of Granada study.
He has also served as the Editor of the Council for High Blood Pressure Newsletter and a member of Editorial Boards of American Journal of Hypertension, American Journal of Physiology: Renal, Journal of CardioMetabolic Syndrome and News in Physiological Sciences.
Handbook of physiological research methods in health psychology.
Ghrelin is a circulating peptide hormone principally produced in stomach cells that has multiple physiological actions, including appetite stimulation and muscle-building (anabolic) effects.

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