Moist+heat

  • 1Moist heat therapy — provides natural pain relief and otherwise may soothe skin and underlying body parts. Common forms include taking a hot bath, a hot shower, wrapping a hot towel around a strained or painful muscle and using electric or other heating pads for… …

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  • 2Moist heat sterilization — See also: Sterilization (microbiology) Heating an article is one of the earliest forms of sterilization practiced. Moist heat, as the name indicates, utilizes hot air that is heavily laden with water vapour and where this moisture plays the most… …

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  • 3Moist static energy — The moist static energy is a thermodynamic variable that describes the state of an air parcel, and is similar to the equivalent potential temperature.[1] The moist static energy is a combination of a parcels kinetic energy due to an air parcel s… …

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  • 4Heat-related illness — A person with symptoms including headache, nausea, and fatigue after exposure to heat probably has some measure of a heat related illness. It is important to recognize the difference between the very serious condition known as heat stroke and… …

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  • 6Heat exhaustion — A warning that the body is getting too hot. The person may be thirsty, giddy, weak, uncoordinated, nauseous, and sweating profusely. The body temperature is usually normal and the pulse is normal or raised. The skin is cold and clammy. Although… …

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  • 7Heat cramps — Painful muscle spasms in the abdomen, arms, or legs following strenuous activity. The skin is usually moist and cool and the pulse is normal or slightly raised. Body temperature is mostly normal. Heat cramps often are caused by a lack of salt in… …

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  • 8Heat syncope — Sudden dizziness or fainting experienced after exercising in the heat. The skin appears pale and sweaty but is generally moist and cool. The pulse may be weakened, and the heart rate is usually rapid. Body temperature is normal …

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  • 9Dry heat sterilization — See also: Sterilization (microbiology) Dry heat sterilization of an article is one of the earliest forms of sterilization practiced. Dry heat, as the name indicates, utilizes hot air that is either free from water vapour, or has very little of it …

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  • 10dry heat — heat that is not moist; usually produced by heated dry air that rapidly absorbs from the skin the moisture of perspiration …

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  • 11Cramps, heat — Painful muscle spasms in the abdomen, arms, or legs following strenuous activity. The skin is usually moist and cool and the pulse is normal or slightly raised. Body temperature is mostly normal. Heat cramps often are caused by a lack of salt in… …

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  • 12Exhaustion, heat — A warning that the body is getting too hot. The person may be thirsty, giddy, weak, uncoordinated, nauseous, and sweating profusely. The body temperature is usually normal and the pulse is normal or raised. The skin is cold and clammy. Although… …

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  • 13prickly heat — prick·ly heat prik lē n a noncontagious cutaneous eruption of red pimples with intense itching and tingling caused by inflammation around the sweat ducts called also heat rash see MILIARIA * * * an itchy rash of small raised red spots. It occurs… …

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  • 14Syncope, heat — Sudden dizziness or fainting experienced after exercising in the heat. The skin appears pale and sweaty but is generally moist and cool. The pulse may be weakened, and the heart rate is usually rapid. Body temperature is normal …

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  • 15prickly heat — an itchy rash of small raised red spots. It occurs usually on the face, neck, back, chest, and thighs. Infants and obese people are susceptible to prickly heat, which is most common in hot moist weather. It is caused by blockage of the sweat… …

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  • 16prickly heat — noun an itchy skin rash experienced in hot moist weather …

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  • 17Thunderstorm — Electrical storm redirects here. For other uses, see Electrical storm (disambiguation). A typical thunderstorm A thunderstorm, also known as an electrical storm, a lightning storm, thundershower or simply a storm is a form of weather… …

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  • 18Beef — For other uses, see Beef (disambiguation). An uncooked rib roast …

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  • 19Shoulder problems — Shoulder problems, including pain, are one of the more common reasons for physician visits for musculoskeletal symptoms. The shoulder is the most movable joint in the body. However, it is an unstable joint because of the range of motion allowed.… …

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  • 20Barbecue — This article is about the cuisine. For the cooking appliance, see Barbecue grill. For other uses, see Barbecue (disambiguation). A barbecue at a street fair in New York City s East Village known as Ternera a la Llanera from the Colombian… …

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