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Q. Please tell me what possible changes in body should I look for, as an indication for a positive sign? I had done my home pregnancy test and found it to be negative and I know they are not much reliable….…….soon I will meet doctor. Please tell me what possible changes in body should I look for, as an indication for a positive sign?

A. Agree with Brandon, urine pregnancy tests are quite reliable and usually will pick up a prgnancy long before you have physical symptoms; possibly even before you miss a period.

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A repeated-measures study design was used to examine the effect of body position on physiological aspects in boxers.
Researchers will use data from the wheel to determine if specific racing gloves and body positions lead to optimal force application and improved performance.
The LoA indicates that the average daily time spent in PA intensity, the body position, or the type of PA obtained from the 2 measurement instruments will differ due to measurement error by no more than X average daily minutes (for LoA) or X % (for ratio LoA in either the positive or negative direction.
Reaching to and keeping the balanced body position is achieved by both muscles and tissues which lack the ability to contract on their own.
Multisystem and extracranial pathophysiological processes that occur after brain injury can render severe SAH and TBI patients vulnerable to random body position changes (Yanko & Mitcho, 2001).
The purpose of the present study is to reveal if there is a difference in the recovery of HRV measures depending on body position.
For example, the gravitational effects resulting from changes in body position modify the resting alignment of the diaphragm and abdominal contents, alter resistance imposed on muscles, and vary ventilation/perfusion relationships.
We also found that, when the fly makes planning movements prior to takeoff, it takes into account its body position at the time it first sees the threat," Dickinson explains.
It checks heart rate, respiration rate, body temperature, body position, blood-oxygen saturation, impact and fall detection.
body position and automatically adjusts the power to prevent loss of stability.
Professor Chris Melhuish explained: "When we interact with other humans we are interpreting facial expression, body position, gestures, tone of voice as well as sharing a goal and understanding and following verbal instructions.
Body positioning studies often use more than one body position, usually a more erect position, and even so-called extreme body positions to show the simulated effect of moving a patient from one extreme body position to another so that it triggers a greater physiologic adjustment.