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The effect of vitamin-mineral supplementation on the intelligence of American schoolchildren: a randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trial.
CONTEXT Many medical, nutrition, and education professionals have long suspected that poor diet impairs the academic performance of Western schoolchildren; academic performance often improves afterExpand
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Auricular acupuncture, education, and smoking cessation: a randomized, sham-controlled trial.
OBJECTIVES This study examined the effect of acupuncture alone and in combination with education on smoking cessation and cigarette consumption. METHODS We prospectively studied 141 adults in aExpand
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The effect of vitamin-mineral supplementation on juvenile delinquency among American schoolchildren: a randomized, double-blind placebo-controlled trial.
CONTEXT Numerous studies conducted in juvenile correctional institutions have reported that violence and serious antisocial behavior have been cut almost in half after implementing nutrient-denseExpand
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Studies on the Physical and Chemical Behavior of Oil and Dispersant Mixtures
ABSTRACT Laboratory studies on dispersant effectiveness were conducted to assess the effects of several variables and to determine the action mechanisms of dispersants. The variables examined wereExpand
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Testing the Effectiveness of Spill-Treating Agents: Laboratory Test Development and Initial Results
ABSTRACT Laboratory effectiveness tests have been developed for four classes of spill treating agents: solidifiers, demulsifying agents, surface-washing agents, and dispersants. Many of the currentlyExpand
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Evidence of functional zinc deficiency in Parkinson's disease.
One of the primary areas of investigation in the pathophysiology of Parkinson's disease (PD) is the loss of the dopamine-producing cells in the melanized neurons of the substantia nigra, believed toExpand
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Vitamin-mineral intake and intelligence: a macrolevel analysis of randomized controlled trials.
CONTEXT Two independent groups suspected that poor diets in school children might impair intelligence. Because dietary changes produce psychological effects, both groups conducted randomized trialsExpand
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Peripheral intravenous nutrition therapy: outpatient, office-based administration.
  • I. Bier
  • Medicine
  • Alternative medicine review : a journal of…
  • 1 August 2000
BACKGROUND The use of peripheral intravenous nutrition (PIN) has been growing in recent years due to the increase in awareness of the pathophysiological mechanisms of peripheral veinExpand
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Laboratory Effectiveness Testing of Water-in-Oil Emulsion Breakers
The physics and chemistry of water-in-oil emulsions dominate the development of effectiveness tests. Emulsions are variable in stability--this variability is largely dependent on oil type and degreeExpand
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