body temperature


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Related to body temperature: basal body temperature, Low body temperature
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One female black bear that was pregnant during her hibernation maintained a normal, wakeful body temperature throughout the pregnancy -- a detail that implies fluctuating temperature cycles may not be favorable for embryonic development.
Most mammals have body temperatures of about 37[degrees] C (98.
Transgenic mice with a reduced core body temperature have an increased life span.
The mean body temperature upon hospital admission was 36.
Perform warm-up activities in the shade whenever possible to prevent sudden excessive rises in body temperature.
Cool-jams work because they keep your body temperature regulated all night so you are never too hot or too cold," said Anita Mahaffey, founder and CEO of Cool-jams, Inc.
A team of researchers led by Associate Professor Maria Kozhevnikov from the Department of Psychology at the National University of Singapore (NUS) Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences found that core body temperature increases can be achieved using certain meditation techniques (g-tummo) which could help in boosting immunity to fight infectious diseases or immunodeficiency.
2 Sponge them with tepid, not cold, water (cold water actually drives the body temperature up).
A bodysuit that heats or cools a patient, combined with painless measurements of eye movements, is providing a new tool to study the mysterious link between body temperature and the severity of multiple sclerosis (MS) symptoms.
In the new study, the researchers traced the proteins to neurons and to glial cells called astrocytes in parts of the brain known to be involved in regulating body temperature.
An abnormally low body temperature, otherwise known as hypothermia, can be dangerous, so if the body senses that we are becoming cold it sends nerve messages from the brain to the muscles.
Hint: Think about the average human body temperature.
The body needs to breathe, so mesh jerseys and cotton clothing can help in cooling down body temperature.
Otherwise there were no differences in skin temperature, body temperature, or core body temperature during or after exercise among any of the clothing options.
They include the maintenance of deep body temperature and heart rate, as well as the circadian oscillations around these set-points.