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Baryta carbonica (Barium Carbonate)
This is barium carbonate, one of the substances found in the body. If the body contains too little barium growth processes are slowed down. The homoeopathic Baryta can be used for people of all ages; the main characteristic is that they don't behave according...
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Division of Toxicology and Environmental Medicine ToxFAQs
Technical Factsheet on Barium
Your doctor has requested a barium enema examination of the colon (large intestine). In order for your doctor before you start preparing for the barium enema.
Barium in Drinking-water
Barium in Drinking-water, Background document for development of WHO.

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GeoMegA reports REE distribution at Montviel dominated by cerium, barium
The company said the main rare earth element (REE) minerals displayed in the samples were cerium, as well as barium. Both minerals are fluoro-carbonates of the Bastnasite-Synchysite family, a large source of rare earth elements.
Number of NHS patients waiting over six weeks for tests quadruples
In June, there were 12521 people waiting more than six weeks for one of 15 key tests, including MRI, CT and heart scans, ultrasound, barium enemas and colonoscopies. This is up on the 3510 waiting more than six weeks in June 2010.
Barium Springs alumni share close bonds
Almost as soon as Irene Shannon Wise arrived at the museum at the Barium Springs Home for Children, she was greeted by an old friend. She and Paul Horne, who graduated from the school at the orphanage in 1942, embraced.
Solvay Unit Wins Renewal of European Tariffs on Chinese Chemical
The EU re-imposed the duties as high as 56.40 euros ($80.71) a metric ton on barium carbonate, also used in the tiles, ceramics and ferrite industries.
Harry Valentine
Several research teams have sought to increase the electrical energy storage capacity of capacitors and have adapted electronic grade barium titanate (BaTiO2) to such an end.

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Barium - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Barium is a chemical element with the symbol Ba and atomic number 56. It is the fifth element in Group 2, a soft silvery metallic alkaline earth metal.
Barium Swallow
WebElements Periodic Table of the Elements | Barium | Essential
Extensive information on history, uses, occurrence, compounds, and properties.
Barium (Ba) - Chemical properties - Health and Environmental effects
chemical properties, health and environmental effects of barium.
Barium Enema Tests and Results, Prep and Procedure
Apr 30, 2009 A barium enema, or lower gastrointestinal (GI) examination, is an X-ray examination of the large intestine (colon and rectum).

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