BOWEL DISORDERS

n. irregularities in bowel control such as diarrhea and constipation. When these occur frequently, they are usually a response to poor diet and medication...

BIOCHEMICAL APPROACH 1

Study of behaviours that are relative to chemical changes.

BULBAR PALSY PROGRESSIVE BULBAR PALSY, BULBAR RETRACTION REFLEX

In animals it is when the nictitating membrane closes when the cornea or conjuctiva is touched.

BEHAVIOR SEGMENT

n. a distinct response which can be linked together with other responses. It is a behavior episode which, when played out in sequence, would...

BIOGCNIC AMINE

One of many psychoactive amines including dopamine, epinephrine and norepinephrine and serotonin.

BORJESON-FORSSMAN-LEHMANN SYNDROME

n. an X-linked disorder in which mental retardation is severe to profound. It is characterized by short stature, microcephaly, and hypogonadism, with little to...

BANNER ADVERTISEMENT

refers to a small advertisement appearing on a web page, often inducing consumers to click on it. The advertisement (a small banner) directs...

BEHAVIORAL WEIGHT CONTROL THERAPIES

n. a form of intervention therapy which helps clients change the way they eat and exercise. The goal is to prevent obesity, achieve healthy...

BIOGCNIC AMINE HYPOTHESIS

Mental disorders are caused by abnormalities in biogcnic amines.

BIRTH RATIO

n. in statistics, refers to the ratio of one type of birth to that of another entity. For instance, take the ratio of single...

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