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  • responses
  • The phenomenon of IHT is that it delivers a non-damaging training stimulus that naturally triggers a cascade of beneficial adaptive responses without adverse effects. (wikipedia.org)
  • Baker-Miller Pink (#FF91AF) #FF91AF In the late 1960s, Alexander Schauss, who now operates the American Institute for Biosocial Research in Tacoma, Washington, did studies on psychological and physiological responses to the color pink. (wikipedia.org)
  • metabolism
  • Leptin, a neuroendocrine hormone released by adipose tissue, is important in modulating obesity by signaling satiety and increasing metabolism. (physiology.org)
  • These are cell atrophy, impaired metabolism (increased catabolism), reduction of the defense capacity of the organism, reducing healing processes and regeneration, degeneration of the nervous system. (erank.tv)
  • Beginning around the fourth month of pregnancy, maternal metabolism increases by about 15%, rising to 20% by the time of delivery and leading to greater hunger and higher caloric intake (Hacker, Moore & Gambone 2004). (ideafit.com)
  • metabolic
  • Thus, physiological aging presents numerous unanswered questions, particularly with regard to changing metabolic patterns. (springer.com)
  • 2012 ). Thus, diagnoses and research in which heart disease and cancer are the focus are ineffectual for half of the patients older than 80 years, and physiological aging raises many unanswered questions, particularly with regard to changing metabolic patterns. (springer.com)
  • Dietary fructose is associated with metabolic syndrome and an increase in kidney weight. (physiology.org)
  • This metabolic increase is essential during pregnancy to meet all of the changing needs of the various organ systems and to provide adequate fuel and nutrition to the developing fetus. (ideafit.com)
  • system
  • Angiotensin II (Ang II) is the principal vasoactive substance of the renin-angiotensin system (RAS), having a variety of physiological actions including vasoconstriction, aldosterone release, and cell growth. (ahajournals.org)
  • The picture is however blurred in the presence of anaesthesia where both the concentration and type of anaesthetics can result in different effects on the cardiovascular system. (hindawi.com)
  • In addition to CNS effects GABAergic neurons also have a significant impact on the cardiovascular system. (hindawi.com)
  • The cardiovascular system responds by working more efficiently and pumping out more blood per beat to better supply tissues with oxygen. (ideafit.com)
  • In early tests in 1978, Schauss observed that color, surprisingly, did affect muscle strength, either invigorating or enervating the subject, and even influenced the cardiovascular system. (wikipedia.org)
  • changes
  • In conclusion, the impact of changes in GABAergic input is very difficult to predict in these settings, emphasizing the need for experiments performed in conscious animals when aiming at determining the cardiovascular effects of compounds acting on GABAergic neurons. (hindawi.com)
  • To provide a foundation, the article will also discuss the hormonal and physiological changes that take place during the course of a typical 40-week pregnancy. (ideafit.com)
  • Many of the physiological changes of pregnancy are due to a hormonal influx of more than 30 different hormones that are secreted throughout the gestation period (Worthington-Roberts & Williams 1997). (ideafit.com)
  • Stimuli were presented over a very short period of time such that subjects were not consciously aware of the stimuli but were still able to show physiological changes. (wikipedia.org)
  • subsequent
  • cAMP goes on to inhibit any undue platelet activation (in order to promote circulation) and also counteracts any increase in cytosolic calcium levels that would result from thromboxane A2 (TXA2) binding (leading to platelet activation and subsequent coagulation). (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is advising caution before prescribing the antibiotic clarithromycin (Biaxin) to patients with heart disease because of a potential increased risk of heart problems or death that can occur years later. (criticalcaremcqs.com)
  • BA length, diameter and volume, and cerebral lesions were analysed by MRI/TOF-MR angiography or CT/CT angiography in 20 LOPD patients and 40 controls matching in age, sex- and cardiovascular risk factors. (springer.com)
  • The diameter, length and volume of the BA were significantly increased in LOPD patients compared to controls. (springer.com)
  • These patients also show a remarkable increase in lateralization towards the right hemisphere of both emotionally and non-emotional prosody rich speech. (wikipedia.org)
  • receptors
  • Angiotensin (Ang) II exerts its important physiological functions through 2 distinct receptor subtypes, type 1 (AT 1 ) and type 2 (AT 2 ) receptors. (ahajournals.org)
  • 2-9 Therefore, recent advances in studies of Ang II receptors could prove the existence of a variety of new players and targets in addition to the traditional "Ang II world" and provide a new insight into cardiovascular biology. (ahajournals.org)
  • Deletion of the receptors abolished the size increase response to dietary fructose. (physiology.org)
  • adaptation
  • Intermittent hypoxic training (IHT), also known as intermittent hypoxic therapy, is a non-invasive, drug-free technique aimed at improving human performance and well-being by way of adaptation to reduced oxygen. (wikipedia.org)
  • However
  • However, a number of physiological and technical issues can affect the accuracy of the results and appropriate guidelines for the technique have been published. (jove.com)
  • membrane
  • Taurine crosses the blood-brain barrier and has been implicated in a wide array of physiological phenomena including inhibitory neurotransmission, long-term potentiation in the striatum/hippocampus, membrane stabilization,[unreliable medical source? (wikipedia.org)
  • Furthermore, PC made via PEMT plays a wide range of physiological roles, utilized in choline synthesis, hepatocyte membrane structure, bile secretion, and very-low-density lipoprotein (VLDL) secretion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Aging
  • Aging is a complex physiological process that poses considerable conundrums to rapidly aging societies. (springer.com)
  • Aging is a complex physiological process that poses many problems and conundrums for rapidly aging societies. (springer.com)
  • The theme of G.C. William's idea about antagonistic pleiotropy was that if a gene caused both increased reproduction in early life and aging in later life, then senescence would be adaptive in evolution. (wikipedia.org)
  • thus
  • The low pKa of taurine's sulfonic acid group ensures this moiety is negatively charged in the pH ranges normally found in the intestinal tract, thus it improves the surfactant properties of the cholic acid conjugate. (wikipedia.org)
  • important
  • It is important to differentiate between physiological adaptations to mild hypoxia and re-oxygenation episodes (i.e., the IHT protocol) and frequent nocturnal suffocation awakenings produced by sleep apnea, which might result in various pathologies. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • This work was primarily supported by a Marriott Foundation Cardiovascular Fellowship (CME), National Institutes of Health R01 DK082507 (CME), as well as Georgetown University Department of Medicine internal funding. (physiology.org)
  • effects
  • The majority of well-known Ang II actions are mediated via AT 1 receptor stimulation, and angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEI) and AT 1 receptor blockers (ARBs) have been widely used as antihypertensive drugs, with the expectation of cardiovascular protective effects. (ahajournals.org)
  • The antioxidant effects could increase, decrease, or not change in relation to the exercise protocol. (hindawi.com)
  • These protect them from the damaging effects of ice formation and falling rates of enzyme catalysis at low temperatures, and from enzyme denaturation and increased photorespiration at high temperatures. (wikipedia.org)
  • rapidly
  • The technique for growing organoids has rapidly improved since the early 2010s, and it was named by The Scientist as one of the biggest scientific advancements of 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • activity
  • Physical activity increases the expression and the activity of antioxidant enzymes, with consequent reduction of ROS. (hindawi.com)
  • Decreased PSNS activity or increased SNS activity will result in reduced HRV. (wikipedia.org)
  • Less is known about the physiological inputs of the low frequency (LF) activity (0.04 to 0.15 Hz). (wikipedia.org)
  • Andreone and Giacoma (1989) speculated that newt migration into the ponds increases after rainy days, since after rainfall, newt activity is not limited by humidity. (wikipedia.org)
  • long-term
  • This finding raises concerns about whether or not long‐term benefits of anti‐TGF β therapeutics improve the durability of medically reopened arteries. (physiology.org)