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SMILE

Cardiology
Survival of Myocardial Infarction Long-term Evaluation: The Effects of the Angiotensin-Converting-Enzyme Inhibitor Zofenopril on Mortality and Morbidity after Anterior Myocardial Infarction. A clinical trial that asked whether Zofenopril begun early, post-anterior MI, improved short- and long-term morbidity and mortality.

Conclusion
Yes, if started within 24 hours and continued for 6 weeks.

Pathology
Stratified Mucinous Intraepithelial Lesion. A term for an unstable form of reserve-cell hyperplasia, which contains multiple mucous vacuoles within a mitotically active, stratified epithelium with nuclear atypia. The finding of SMILE on a cervical biopsy should the embedding of more tissue, as SMILE is associated with CIN, CGIN, squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma.

SMILE

Cardiology A trial–Survival of Myocardial Infarction Long-Term Evaluation that evaluated the Zofenopril, an ACE inhibitor on M&M in Pts with acute MI. See ACE inhibitor, Acute myocardial infarction, Zofenopril.

smile

A facial expression that may represent pleasure, amusement, derision, or scorn. The corners of the mouth are turned up in expressions of pleasure or amusement, and the eyes usually appear to be warm and friendly.

Patient discussion about SMILE

Q. Depressive? How many jokes do you need a day to have at least one smile in your face? To be depressive is no fun. I started my depression 26 years ago. During 12 years I could not laugh loud anymore. You know - the " lol " in your chats. So my personal medication were jokes, comedy films on tv or to rent a funny VHS or DVD from a store and have the fun that I needed to forget a little bit all my trouble. Find out what you need. Here I will put from time to time a joke, to keep you laughing a little.

A. I love the jokes. Made my day!!!

Q. if a baby hardly smiles at 3 months, can it indicate autism? he smiles only once a day more or less and even then it looks more of a spasm in the face than a real smile...

A. everything is under control!!!! just wanted to let you know that the baby is fine! he smiles at last and grabs fingers, communicates... that was a very big stone I just got off my chest...thanks for listening anyway. you're great!

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Previous research shows that positive emotions can help during times of stress and that smiling can affect emotion; however, the work of Kraft and Pressman is the first of its kind to experimentally manipulate the types of smiles people make in order to examine the effects of smiling on stress.
To accomplish this, Martin and I have embarked on a number of missions to try and encourage other people to smile and relax more and to attempt to raise people's awareness of smiling in general.
Designed by a University of California psychologist, Paul Ekman, the test has 20 short flash films of smiling faces.
Myfanwy Gould, 47, Trecenydd, Caerphilly: "There are not enough people smiling these days.
He says the former EastEnder has a gorgeous smile - broad and sincere - and enjoys smiling.
Cingular customers simply use their camera phone to snap a photo of their favorite smiling face and send it to 76453 (SMILE) using the Multimedia Messaging feature of their phone.
Because it spurs the production of serotonin, smiling actually increases positive feelings, and doesn't just represent them.
AN anonymous grandparent has been in touch after I wrote about the benefits of smiling.
People are not only smiling but they are also laughing," wrote T.
Scientists say smiling can actually make us feel better.
1 Smiling relieves stress When you're stressed, take time to put on a smile.