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muscle in

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the state or quality of being physically strong

effective means of influencing, compelling, or punishing

to force one's way into a place or situation

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One approach would be to use drugs that block the excess proliferation of smooth arterial muscle cells, he speculates.
Another way curcumin helps enhance blood flow and lower blood pressure is by reducing the receptor for angiotensin, a signaling molecule that triggers increased blood pressure by stimulating contraction of arterial muscles.
During sexual arousal, impulses from the brain and nerves in the penis cause the arterial muscles of the corpora cavernosa to relax, allowing blood to flow in and fill the open spaces.