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The PK Man Seen From an African Perspective
I have been fortunate over the past ten years to have had the opportunity to study the shamanism used in the rain forest of southwestern Nigeria. This is the traditional home of the Yoruba Nation which is one of the largest cultural groups in Western Africa...
>> Psychic Abilities
Religions >> Native American, Shamanism
Hypnosis, volition, and mind control.
5.1. Is the hypnotist in control of me? The exact nature of what we experience as 'will' or volition is anage-old philosophical problem that has yet to be resolved by brain scientistsor psychologists. Some aspects of hypnotic responding point out weaknesses...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
Bringing it Down to Earth: A Fractal Approach
'Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, coastlines are not circles, and bark is not smooth, nor does lightning travel in a straight line.' B. Mandelbrot W e want to think about the future - it's our nature. Unlike other creatures, humans possess an...
Mystic Sciences >> Astrology
>> Modern Science
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis
King James Bible: Deuteronomy, Chapter 28
Chapter 28 28:1 And it shall come to pass, if thou shalt hearken diligently unto the voice of the LORD thy God, to observe and to do all his commandments which I command thee this day, that the LORD thy God will set thee on high above all nations of the earth:...
Old Testament >> Deuteronomy

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The neurobiology of itch
tor (NGF) is a known pathophysiological mechanism in both chronic itch and pain . There are strikingly similar patterns of central sensitization between allodynia.
Itch and pain.pdf
system (pattern theory) and specific separate pathways for itch ... concerning mechanisms of sensitization to itch or pain, surprisingly similar patterns have been ...
Itch and pain
will be of major interest to reveal whether the underlying mechanism for sensitization in the itch and pain pathways are also similar, as this might have major ...
Histamine-induced itch and its relationship with pain - Springer
In this review, we discuss the molecular mechanism and the pharmacological aspects of histamine-induced itch. Especially, the underlying mechanism of ...
Why Does Morphine Make You Itch? -
Oct 13, 2011 Spinal opioid-induced itch has been assumed to arise as a consequence of pain inhibition, but the underlying mechanism has been largely ...

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Chugai Announces Phase II Global Study Results of Nemolizumab (CIM331) in Late
Itch in atopic dermatitis disturbs sleep and quality of life of those who suffer from the disease. Moreover, the itch-scratch cycle may aggravate symptoms of dermatitis.
OWC Pharmaceutical Research Corp Completes Formulation of Cannabinoid-Infused
Skin cells in patients with psoriasis grow at an abnormally fast rate, often causing a buildup of lesions that tend to burn and itch. While the underlying cause of psoriasis is not known, genetics are believed to play a major ...
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Female Fertility Is Dependent On Functional Expression Of The E3 Ubiquitin
Dr. Steven R. Goodman, Editor-in-Chief of Experimental Biology and Medicine said "the results of this study indicate that female itchy mice have altered reproduction.
Trevi Therapeutics' Data to be Presented at the American Academy of
Nalbuphine ER is an oral extended release opioid with a dual mechanism of action, mu receptor antagonist and kappa receptor agonist, both of which have been shown in research to be effective in abolishing itch. Because of Nalbuphine ER's unique dual ...

Suggested Web Resources

Basic Mechanisms of Itch - NCBI - National Institutes of Health
Jun 6, 2011 Much insight has been gained into the understanding of the mechanisms underlying pruriceptive itch through studies using humans and ...
Itch - NCBI Bookshelf
Itch: Mechanisms and Treatment presents a timely update on all aspects of itch research and the clinical treatment of itch that accompanies many dermatological  ...
Itch - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mechanism[edit]. Itch can originate in the peripheral nervous system (dermal or neuropathic) or in the central nervous system ...
The Mechanisms and Perception of Itch | Yale Scientific Magazine
May 13, 2011 When we feel an itch, we scratch it without thinking twice. But what causes itch in the first place? Why do we even have it?
Itch Mechanisms and Circuits - Annual Reviews
Itch Mechanisms and Circuits. Liang Han1 and Xinzhong Dong1,2. 1The Solomon H.

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