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C.P. Ong

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Abstract: The slow-motion practice of Taijiquan, operationally, cultivates the cognitive perception of fascia tension as it is being harnessed to discipline body motion to be in accord with Yin-Yang Balance. The ideal motion that results, bestows liveliness of change and harmonizes body momentum,the hall...
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Biwei Chen, Lili Zhang, Shaozong Chen, Changzhen Gong

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Abstract: To assess the efficacy of acupuncture for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome through meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials in recent 20 years. Online databases, including CNKI, VIP, WANFANG,PubMed, Cochrane Library, Web of Science and Embase were searched for randomized controlled tr...
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Martina Cristaldi, Gabriella Lupo, Melania Olivieri, Giorgia Spampinato, Carmelina D. Anfuso, Dario Rusciano

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Abstract:Inflammatory events in the corneal stroma may activate keratocytes and trigger their transition towards myofibroblasts, which now produce different extracellular matrix (ECM) proteins thus causing corneal opacification.Corneal haze is a frequent side effect after photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) to...
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Wirat Wasinwong, Mantana Saetang, Thavat Chanchayanon

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Abstract: Internal defibrillation is commonly indicated for shockable rhythm following cross-clamp removal in cardiac surgery. Low energy decreases the success rate of defibrillation but high energy can cause myocardial damage. This study aimed to determine the success rate of internal defibrillation for s...
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Chan Hum Park, Min Jo Kim, Hyun Ah Jung, Jae Sue Choi, Jin Pyeong Jeon, Takako Yokozawa

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Abstract: Inhibition of β-site amyloid precursor protein-cleaving enzyme 1 (BACE1) or glycogen synthase kinase-3β (GSK-3β) is estimated to be the central therapeutic approach for Alzheimer’s disease (AD). In this study, water extract of Kangenkaryu, its crude drug and chemical composition used in oriental ...
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Alexandra Figueiredo, Maria Deolinda Auxtero, Maria Guilhermina Moutinho, Inês Neves, Raquel Inez, Isabel Margarida Costa

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Abstract: An adequate vitamin D (vitD) intake (Recommended Daily Allowance, RDA= 5µg) is crucial for health maintenance and its deficiency is associated with several health problems. The increase in hypovitaminosis D cases and the proliferation of food supplements (FS) that ...
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Yu Edwin Chau-Leung

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Abstract: The body is observed to function optimally in life in some individuals while others have various problems. In the complexity involved, this paper describes saliently the mechanisms for biological robustness from birth and subsequent neuro-vascular and core matching patterns well-coordinated till ...
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Sylvia Frisancho-Kiss

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Abstract: During the past decades, populous expansion in mast cell scientific literature came forth with more, than forty-four thousand PubMed publications available to date. Such surge is due to the appreciation of the momentous role of mast cells in the evolution of species, in the development and main...
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