bodily function

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According to his measure, a "medical emergency" and "major bodily function" includes normal function of the immune, digestive, neurological, respiratory and circulatory systems, among others.
The jury found that the other driver did contribute to the serious impairment of bodily function that Harris sustained and awarded him $40,000.
Louis Blues." Titled "Exit Blues" in the journal, in later years it came to be known (by its chorus line) as "The Bodily Function Blues." Mailer sang variations of it at family gatherings well into his Sos, delivering it with gusto and exaggerated earthiness in his baritone voice.
Cooper's earnest, easy prose about her experience of losing some bodily function really leaves its impression on the reader.
serious physical injury, such as organ failure, impairment of bodily function, or even death" could be legally considered torture, Bybee decreed.
These techniques help the mind influence bodily function and symptoms; however, only a subset of these interventions (such as meditation, music and art therapy, certain uses of hypnosis) are considered CAM.
Hidrosis is the medical term for which bodily function? In which European country is the port of St Malo?
One bodily function that people just can't seem to shut up about is hiccups.
To help focus attention on bodily function, the resident is asked if he or she is wet or dry every 2 hours.
Emetophobia is the irrational fear of which bodily function? 10.
Magnesium plays a role in the bodily function that regulates sleep.
A toddler is more likely to be confused than enlightened, and the whole deal suggests a bodily function more than a natural phenomenon.
MATTER OF FACT: Deal with sex as you would any bodily function in a matter-of-fact way.
The thyroid gland's influence is vital to bodily function but one woman in eight will develop a thyroid disorder during her lifetime.
All the while, cops dealing with narcotics were waiting for his bodily function to take due course, reports the Sun.