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aridity

thirstiness

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moderation in or abstinence from alcohol or other drugs

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objectivity and detachment

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First, the two partners elucidated that friction with clothing is one of the factors that causes skin dryness and itching.
The research identified four genes that would provide drought tolerance, tapping panel dryness tolerance and elevated temperature and light tolerance.
* Sexual side effects of menopause (vaginal dryness and decreased libido, for instance) are not top of mind, but they are part of a broader discussion of menopause.
But overuse of these products can lead to other problems--a suppression of the formation of the natural lubricants made by the lips which leads to constant lip dryness. To avoid this, discourage your children from routinely using lip moisturizers, saving them only when their lips are very dry and cracking.
Itching and dryness reduced by a similar amount in both groups over the 12 weeks of the trial, with a marginally greater improvement among those taking the placebo.
On the trio's mostly stellar second album, Gonson intones Merritt's words with distingue dryness framed by Ewan's lively synth pop, which, at its finest, recalls early Depeche Mode--particularly the opening "Losing Your Affection."
Estrogen does give relief from hot flashes, the most immediate and often the most unpleasant symptom of the onset of menopause, lit also alleviates vaginal dryness and relieves depression, the second and third most unpleasant symptoms.
"If you thin in a place with a high canopy cover and slim trees7' he says, "you increase the wind speed inside the forest, the amount of sunlight hitting the ground and dryness of the forest floor.
A NOCTURNAL dryness of the mouth is a common problem - and if you drink large quantities of alcohol, the dehydrating effects often cause a dry mouth.
A return of El Nino, and its associated dryness, threatens Australia's wheat crop.
The medications that can cause problems include Losec and Cipramil and according to the dentists, half of the most popular medications cause dryness of the mouth, bad breath and create a perfect environment for caries.
Among the changes a woman may experience in the perimenopausal stage are irregular menstruation, forgetfulness or concentration problems, mood swings, hot flashes, headaches, feelings of anxiety, insomnia, and some important private concerns women often hesitate to speak about to their doctor--a decreased sexual drive and vaginal dryness.
It is a time of life with many changes and numerous symptoms, such as hot flashes, vaginal dryness, and insomnia, that can be very uncomfortable.
However, the zinc-takers also reported more mouth dryness than the placebo-takers (72 versus 26 percent) and more constipation (24 versus zero percent).