Tag: "fleshy" at medical news
A poke to cure your snore
...ing a chemical called tetradecyl sulphate into the fleshy
soft palate at the back of the throat. The snoreplasty technique, detailed in the New Scientist magazine, destroys some of these tissues to form scar tissue which subsequently stiffens the soft palate to reduce vibration and can reduce the loudness ...
The Benefits Of Calcium Supplements
...lyps. Colorectal polyps, or adenomas, are bumps or fleshy
tumors that develop on // the inside lining of the colon that may become cancerous over time. Researchers say their study provides sufficient evidence which shows that calcium supplements appear to be a relatively safe and inexpensive way to reduce ...
Forearm Support for Office Desks Could Be a Boon
... attached to the front edge of workers' desks. The fleshy
part of the forearm came directly over this support thereby positioning computer users' arms in such a way that tension was released in the shoulder muscles. These findings could be used by employers to improve working conditions for workers who s...