• This invention is an apparatus received within the oral cavity or mouth of a person to assist in controlling or overcoming the psychological need to eat more than is necessary or to smoke tobacco products. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • An adjustable band is provided connecting the posterior pads together within the mouth and out of the way of the tongue to maintain the position of the occlusal posterior pads within the mouth during use and to prevent loss of the pads such as by swallowing. (google.com.au)
  • Made from thermoplastic (moldable when heated) material, they are immersed in boiling water and formed in the mouth by using finger, tongue, and biting pressure. (deardoctor.com)
  • Here are some cautions and reminders from the Peninsula Dental Society: A mouth protector should be worn at all times during contact sports, in practice as well as during games. (dailypress.com)
  • A shark protector suit of the invention is a combined rubber suit and helmet to completely cover the body of the wearer, including a face mask for facial protection, and preferably having at least a partial lining of flotation material, such as foam sheet. (google.com)
  • Known shark protection and underwater suits have not provided sufficient deterrence to sharks, since sharks are able to clamp their mouths around the limb of a person in the water. (google.com)
  • Mouth guards are an important piece of athletic equipment for anyone participating in a sport that involves falls, body contact or flying equipment. (colgate.com)
  • It is an object of the invention to provide an apparatus which a person can place in his mouth and which causes salivary fluids to flow to help control or satiate the psychological need to overeat or smoke, and which is an improvement on my previous patents. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • Sighs of relief and phrases such as "leader," "protector," "caretaker," "responsible," "head of the house" fell from their mouths. (cnn.com)
  • Even a small cut or puncture inside the mouth may bleed a lot because there are many blood vessels in the head and neck area. (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • A cut or puncture to your face or inside your mouth. (cigna.com)
  • There are ways to avoid many of these complications, like using a pump instead of mouth-blowing, keeping the balloon away from your face and/ or wearing glasses. (balloonhq.com)
  • The physical therapist stands over Sheree Lane with rubber-gloved fingers jammed inside her mouth, straining and shaking from the effort to unlock her jaw. (dailypress.com)