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The standard model of global warming holds that this essential natural process is being supercharged by greenhouse gases released by human activities, allegedly causing the Earth to retain more heat than it would normally.
The inhalant nitrous oxide can rob the body of --, causing death.
At least 85 independent SLC26A4 gene mutations have been characterized as causing PDS and nonsyndmmic deafness, in some cases confirmed by a normal perchlorate discharge test (Adato et al.
When running blended materials, inconsistent blend ratios may be causing the problem.
This caused the sand to settle on the cope surface of the castings, thus causing the porosity.
Typhimurium) occur endemically in hedgehogs and wild passerine birds, causing sporadic cases and small outbreaks in humans.
Hartman asks, "Is it really the fibroid that's causing the problem?
Kirkaldy-Willis, a Medical Researcher (4), muscles spasm or become weak causing local inflammation and/or scar tissue.
Sometimes called Georgia Home Boy, liquid ecstasy, or G, GHB slows the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord), causing a sedative effect.
Herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV-2) is a contagious virus primarily causing outbreaks of genital herpes.
Also, surgery (especially radical prostate surgery for cancer) can injure nerves and arteries near the penis, causing ED.
Focal neuropathy results in the sudden weakness of one nerve, or a group of nerves, causing muscle weakness or pain.
As long as the orifices and spray nozzles are intact, seal-water pressure can be as high as 15-20 psig without causing problems.
In the mid-1980s, the illness became labeled "chronic EBV" when laboratory clues led scientists to wonder whether the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) might be causing this group of symptoms.
16,18] Complete obstruction from nasal packing has long been suspected of causing apneic episodes.