Anti-eating face mask
Abstract of US 4344424 (A)
An anti-eating face mask which includes a cup-shaped member conforming to the shape of the mouth and chin area of the user, together with a hoop member and straps detachably engageable with a user's head for mounting the cup-shaped member in overlying relationship with the user's mouth and chin area under the nose thereby preventing the ingestion of food by the user.
Device for the treatment of hiccups
Abstract of US 2005080458 (A1)
A device for the treatment of hiccups, and more specifically, to a method and apparatus for the treatment of hiccups involving galvanic stimulation of the Superficial Phrenetic and Vagus nerves using an electric current.
A capsule for administering bed baths and massage comprising an elongated sheath of flexible fluid tight material enclosing the patient except for the head and having means for admitting fluid to and drawing fluid from the capsule.
966,417. Shower baths. THERMO PLASTICS Ltd. July 26, 1963 [April 26, 1962], No. 15861/62. Heading A4N. In a shower bath enclosure, having a seat 16, the wall of the enclosure opposite the seat has a removable panel on hinged doors to facilitate access (Figs. 1 and 2, not shown). Water is delivered from tank 19, by an electrically driven pump 36, to a hand-held shower rose (Fig. 3, not shown) and drains through holes in floor 20 into sump 24. A water-level gauge 46 and thermometer 48 are provided on tank 19 which has a capped filling spout 28. Water may be drained by gravity from sump 24 or be pumped out through filter 32 by electricallydriven pump 34. Two of the castors 18 can be braked. Footrest 28 can be stowed beneath seat 16. The enclosure may be made of thin wood, metal or a synthetic resinous material with or without reinforcement.
The invention relates to a disposable cup comprising a rotary stirrer. The inventive cup comprises a container (1), a stirrer (3), a lid (2) with a hole for the stirrer and a base (4), all of which can be coupled to one another. The stirrer (3) comprises a rod which is flared at one end in the form of a scoop and which is equipped with a series of bends close to the other end such as to define a C-shaped segment. The central section of said C-shaped segment is equipped with a flange (12) having an intermediate groove and extends through the hole in the lid (2) such that the end part thereof projects out from the lid and serves as a handle. In addition, the lid is equipped with a radial slit (7) which extends from the hole, having a length and width that are equal to or greater than the cross-section of the scoop.; The lid is also equipped with a nozzle or straw (8) close to the periphery thereof. The invention is suitable for use in the catering industry for serving hot drinks to take away, such as coffee.