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Mucus is a slippery aqueous secretion produced by, and covering, mucous membranes. It is typically produced from cells found in mucous glands, although it may also originate from mixed glands, which contain both  53 more words


Study discovers new genetic risk loci linked to children's food allergies

Study discovers new genetic risk loci linked to children’s food allergies

What role do genes play in egg, milk, and nut allergies? A study published in  763 more words


How I Defeated the Devourer

It starts off dark, and all I hear is a low, subtle pulsing. Not as rhythmic and steady as a heartbeat, but more like, the whooshing and sloshing of a washing machine. 4,874 more words


Dealing With The Wonders Of Phlegm

I’ve just recently come out of my bad autumn allergy period, which means my runny nose and intermittent coughing have finally stopped, my head isn’t congested any more, and I sound like a normal person again. 351 more words


Adopting a mucus-less diet

I have suffered quite serious diseases when I was younger due to problems with my lungs, like pneumonia (multiple times before the age of 7) and tuberculosis (end of high school). 446 more words

Do you have a cold or allergies – and need to blow your nose?

Hum before you blow!
That’s because hard blowing can trigger “reflux nasal congestion” – or swelling of the sinuses that can trap infection-causing mucus and keep you sick longer… That’s according to ear, nose and throat doctor, Jordan Josephson. 40 more words

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Kandungan Mucus atau Lendir Cacing tanah

Lendir cacing biasa disebut mucus atau cairan membran mukosa.

Lendir ini merupakan cairan homogen yang mengandung air, glikoprotein, protein dan lipid.

Lendir ini diproduksi sel-sel mukosa. 19 more words