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BREATH, med. juris. The air expelled from the chest at each expiration.
     2. Breathing, though a usual sign of life, is not conclusive that a child was wholly born alive, as breathing may take place before the whole delivery of the mother is complete. 5 Carr. & Payn, 329; S. C. 24 E. C. L. R. 344. Vide Birth; Life; Infanticide.

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The patent also describes inhaling such vapors to prevent, treat, and cure infections of Mycobacterium tuberculosis that causes TB.
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Under the terms of the collaboration, Inhale will develop the formulation and be responsible for clinical and commercial manufacturing of the drug and inhaling device combination.
In 1987, Israeli researchers reported that three-fourths of the cold sufferers they had studied showed symptomatic improvement the day after inhaling hot steam.
Subjects were randomised to receive either inhaled Pumactant or a placebo before receiving a standard bronchial provocation test, inhaling five breaths of increasing concentrations of allergens.