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the center of the Earth

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And yet how could there be running water in the bowels of the earth?
As for the subterranean river in the bowels of the mountain, Heaven only knows what it is, or whence it flows, or whither it goes.
For hours we followed the dark and gloomy river farther and farther into the bowels of Mars.
"I believe that you will see the wisdom of permitting me to pass unmolested," I said, "for it would avail you nothing to die uselessly in the rocky bowels of Barsoom merely to protect a hereditary enemy, such as Thurid, Dator of the First Born.
That two lives will be snuffed out is nothing to the world calamity that entombs in the bowels of the earth the discoveries that I have made and proved in the successful construction of the thing that is now carrying us farther and farther toward the eternal central fires."
The very fact, as Perry took pains to explain, of the blasting of several very exact and learned scientific hypotheses made it apparent that we could not know what lay before us within the bowels of the earth, and so we might continue to hope for the best, at least until we were dead--when hope would no longer be essential to our happiness.
"Bowel cancer wasn't a cancer I'd heard a lot about and I think that's due to the fact there is a huge stigma around talking about toilet habits and bowels.
A whole ecosystem comprising ( 100 trillion bacteria living in our bowels is an active participant in this brain-gut chat.
My initial reaction was horror, firstly because it meant I had reached the age of 60 (the age at which they start screening ) and I did not need to be reminded of this and secondly my bowels are one part of my body I'm very protective of.
Once your bowels are retrained to empty at a planned, regularly scheduled time, unplanned bowel movements and mucus drainage should rarely occur.
Eating was increasingly difficult, as she was frightened of the effect it would have on her bowels.
Early detection of the disease is essential and symptoms to look out for include blood in stools, a lump in the stomach, diarrhoea or constipation lasting for two weeks or more, the feeling of still having to go to the toilet even after having emptied the bowels, pain or discomfort in the stomach area, loss of weight, and fatigue.
In the new study, researchers looked at 85 patients with perforated bowels who had surgery within 12 hours after undergoing MDCT.
The day before testing, patients must consume only liquids and must empty their bowels completely using medicines that sometimes cause nausea.
"Our findings suggest that nervous pathways involved in relaying pain in the lumbar spine affect the transmission of sensations from the bowels, causing bowel motility disorders" such as diarrhea, constipation, or bloody stools, Sergio A.