Indicated in troubles connected with receipt of some injury, or from the excessive use of some part of the body; after severe labor. The sense of soreness and of being bruised all over is characteristic, as well as the dread of being approached, seen in gout.
Indicated in rheumatic affections, neuralgia and cardiac disease.
A North Dakota State University study suggests males with higher levels of testosterone sire more children, but have shorter life spans.
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New research on a bacterium that can survive encounters with specific immune system cells has strengthened scientists? belief that these plentiful white blood cells, known as neutrophils, dictate whether our immune system will permit or prevent bacterial infections. A paper describing the research was released today online in The Journal of Immunology. Frank R. DeLeo, Ph.D., of Rocky Mountain Laboratories (RML), part of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) of the National Institutes of Health, directed the work at RML, in Hamilton, MT, in collaboration with lead author Dori L. Borjesson, D.V.M., Ph.D., of the University of Minnesota in St. Paul.