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Night owls drive worse in morning

72553 Are you a night owl or an early bird? It may determine how well you drive!Researchers from the University of Granada in Spain have shown that individual chronotype – that is, whether you are a “morning-type” or an “evening-type,” depending on the time of day when your physiological functions are more active -markedly influences… Seguir Leyendo Night owls drive worse in morning

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Night owls drive worse in morning

72553 Are you a night owl or an early bird? It may determine how well you drive!Researchers from the University of Granada in Spain have shown that individual chronotype – that is, whether you are a “morning-type” or an “evening-type,” depending on the time of day when your physiological functions are more active -markedly influences… Seguir Leyendo Night owls drive worse in morning

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Eating chocolates can help you shed flab

68455 Chocoholics rejoice! Eating lots of chocolate could help you lose weight, scientists claim, disproving the old belief that the sweet treat is fattening. Researchers from the University of Granada, Spain have scientifically have shown that higher consumption of chocolate is associated with lower levels of total fat (fat deposited all over the body) and… Seguir Leyendo Eating chocolates can help you shed flab

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Not all obese people are unhealthy

Some obese people are metabolically healthy and fit, with no greater risk of developing or dying from cardiovascular disease or cancer than normal weight people, new study reveals. The findings show there is a subset of obese people who are metabolically healthy they don’t suffer from conditions such as insulin resistance, diabetes and high cholesterol… Seguir Leyendo Not all obese people are unhealthy

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Not all obese people are unhealthy

Some obese people are metabolically healthy and fit, with no greater risk of developing or dying from cardiovascular disease or cancer than normal weight people, new study reveals. The findings show there is a subset of obese people who are metabolically healthy they don’t suffer from conditions such as insulin resistance, diabetes and high cholesterol… Seguir Leyendo Not all obese people are unhealthy

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Mums-to-be exposed to ‘environmental pollutants’ give birth to larger babies

Pregnant women living in large cities are more likely to give birth to higher weight babies than those living in rural areas, due to higher exposure to xenoestrogens, a type of environmental pollutants that act like hormones, researchers have found. This is the first research study conducted in Spain establishing a correlation between estrogenic burden… Seguir Leyendo Mums-to-be exposed to ‘environmental pollutants’ give birth to larger babies