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work

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act

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the proper activity of a person or thing

a large or important social gathering

to react in a specified way

to perform a function effectively

to perform the duties of another

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(mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)

what something is used for

the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group

a relation such that one thing is dependent on another

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a formal or official social gathering or ceremony

perform as expected when applied

serve a purpose, role, or function

perform duties attached to a particular office or place or function

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Most people should consume at least 30 to 35 grams of fiber a day--a fiber supplement can help--but the amount of fiber necessary for healthy bowel function varies from person to person.
To investigate whether coffee consumption accelerates recovery of bowel function following surgery, Gungorduk and colleagues conducted a randomized controlled trial of coffee consumption after laparotomy with hysterectomy and staging for patients with gynecologic malignancies.
Men in the active-monitoring group had substantially less difficulty with urinary, sexual, and bowel function, as expected.
MegaFlora for Over 50 contains a broad spectrum of probiotics designed to encourage regularity, healthy bowel function and proper digestion for reduced gas and bloating.
Dietary fibre from fruits enhances bowel function besides reducing blood cholesterol levels.
In addition, MegaFoods launched MegaFlora for Over 50, which contains a broad spectrum of probiotics designed to encourage regularity, healthy bowel function and proper digestion for reduced gas and bloating.
To assess the effectiveness of chewing gum chewing in early return of bowel function after abdominal surgery in Hamidia Hospital at Bhopal and To assess the return of bowel function with and without chewing gum after abdominal surgery and compare different variables.
USPRwire, Thu Apr 02 2015] Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a common disorder characterized by abdominal discomfort associated with altered bowel function.
However, few studies have looked at the effect of posterior vaginal wall repair with mesh on bowel function.
ClickPress, Thu Mar 26 2015] Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a common disorder characterized by abdominal discomfort associated with altered bowel function.
WASHINGTON -- Bowel preparation for vaginal reconstructive surgery does not affect postoperative bowel function and bowel symptoms one way or the other, according to a secondary analysis of a single-blind randomized trial examining various effects of mechanical bowel preparation.
Scientific opinion on the substantiation of a health claim related to hydroxyanthracene derivatives and improvement of bowel function pursuant to Article 13(5) of Regulation (EC) No 1924/20061.
This defect causes patients to have a disruption in bowel function, by affecting the Nav1.
Delayed improvement of bowel function after surgery, including postoperative ileus, can lead to decreased mobility and postponed oral feeding, resulting in prolonged periods of hospitalization and increased healthcare costs [1].
Jodie Smith, Bowel Function Clinical Nurse Specialist at the FINCH Service, said: "The campaign urges Sandwell patients with faecal incontinence or leakage, or urgent and frequent stools, to ask a healthcare professional to refer them to the FINCH service.