How does the performer's body work to dilate itself?
To dilate the body is to help awaken the body, that of the performer and the spectator alike, to affectivities, sensitivities, and intensities.
Because the compound causes blood vessels to dilate, enabling more blood to flow through them, researchers suspected that inhaling nitric oxide might help patients who were having trouble breathing.
Nitric oxide may limit the sickling of blood cells, prevent cells from sticking to vessel walls, or dilate peripheral blood vessels, says Mark T.
In clinical settings, such as hypoxic respiratory failure, when nitric oxide is inhaled it dilates
pulmonary blood vessels in ventilated parts of the lung.
Researchers have long known that nitric oxide from blood vessel walls relaxes and dilates
But unlike other such drugs, it also dilates
blood vessels and serves as an antioxidant.
When George feels the chest pain caused by an ischemic attack, he reaches for nitroglycerine, a drug that dilates
the coronary arteries and thus floods the heart with oxygen-rich blood.
Because prostacyclin dilates
blood vessels and inhibits platelet aggregation, it is thought to help keep blood pressure at safe levels during pregnancy.