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cognizant of and comprehending the needs, feelings, problems, and views of others

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of or relating to the sympathetic nervous system

expressing or feeling or resulting from sympathy or compassion or friendly fellow feelings

showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding and generosity

(of characters in literature or drama) evoking empathic or sympathetic feelings

having similar disposition and tastes

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relating to vibrations that occur as a result of vibrations in a nearby body

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Landsberg first proposed a link between the development of metabolic abnormalities and the sympathetic nervous system 25 years ago when he hypothesised that elevated circulating insulin levels, resulting from insulin resistance associated with obesity, caused an elevation in central sympathetic activity, which precipitated the development of hypertension [35].
Councillor Karen Blundell, who represents Apley Castle, said: "Would the cabinet member for development agree that, if there is any development on the Shawbirch East site, it must be as green as possible and sympathetic to the surrounding areas?" Councillor Wright said: "Yes, of course, I agree that any development should be as green as possible and sympathetic to the surroundings." He pointed out that the site is owned by Homes England but, under the Telford Land Deal, is marketed by Telford and Wrekin Council.
The sympathetic branch helps the body prepare for high intensity 'fight or flight' activity, whilst the parasympathetic is crucial to low intensity 'rest and digest' activity.
The terms to be used for the sympathetic nervous system were fixed by the International Anatomical Nomenclature Committee [Nomina Anatomica, Paris (1955)] where the term "truncus sympatheticus" was followed by the names of its ganglia, "ganglia trunci sympathetic." The ganglia in the cervical region were named as "ganglion cervical medium" and "ganglion cervicothoracicum" or "ganglion stellatum."
[6] Studies have shown an association between the excessive reactivity of BP to cardiovascular sympathetic tests and increased incidence of hypertension in future.
Over the years the retired employees have knocked at many doors, including the National Assembly and Senate, to obtain justice and received sympathetic hearing, but the PMTF management refuses to listen.
Lantheus Holdings announced "positive" new data from a Phase 2 study of LMI 1195, a fluorine-18 labeled tracer for use in cardiac positron emission tomography to assess myocardial presynaptic sympathetic nerve function.
Reasonable autonomic nerve intervention could reduce cardiac sympathetic nerve activity (SNA) and improve the treatment of AF [2-4].
Overactivation of the sympathetic nervous system is associated with several types of hypertension such as essential hypertension, salt-sensitive hypertension, and obesity-related hypertension, as well as renal hypertension [1, 2].
Dr Riaz said migraine attacks commonly activate the sympathetic nervous system in the body
The autonomic system has two parts, the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems, with different and frequently opposing actions.
Autonomic dysfunction is characterised by sympathetic overdrive as well as a parasympathetic component.
It was found that patient education about postural awareness and passive mobilization are valuable aids to decrease BLE symptoms due to sympathetic nervous system (SNS) dysfunction and lower thoracic hypomobility.