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Fat and fit? New research says it’s possible

The key is being “metabolically fit,” which means no high blood pressure, cholesterol or elevated blood sugar, and exercising, say scientists. Their study was published online September 4 in the European Heart Journal. To reach their findings, the researchers looked at data from more than 43,000 Americans, more than a third of whom were obese.… Seguir Leyendo Fat and fit? New research says it’s possible

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Fat and fit? New research says it’s possible

The key is being “metabolically fit,” which means no high blood pressure, cholesterol or elevated blood sugar, and exercising, say scientists. Their study was published online September 4 in the European Heart Journal. To reach their findings, the researchers looked at data from more than 43,000 Americans, more than a third of whom were obese.… Seguir Leyendo Fat and fit? New research says it’s possible

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A funny kind of subject

A funny kind of subject Heard the one about the academics who gathered at the University of Granada for a sober “International Symposium on Humour And Laughter”? Now that’s funny. But was anything else about the conference? Whenever someone sets about a solemn analysis of humour, you wilt a little. The American writer E. B.… Seguir Leyendo A funny kind of subject

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Breakthroughs, tips and trends

he Times January 13, 2007 Body&Soul Breakthroughs, tips and trendsJohn NaishOperation Alarm IT’S A frightening thought, but crucial nerves are hard for surgeons to see and thus easy to cut by mistake. Now German scientists are developing an alarm system remarkably like the child’s electronic game, Operation: it listens to individual nerves and goes off… Seguir Leyendo Breakthroughs, tips and trends

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On the trail of Columbuses

Europe The Times January 13, 2006 On the trail of ColumbusesFrom Graham Keeley in Barcelona STANDING in Barcelona harbour pointing out to sea, the statue of Christopher Columbus is as popular with pigeons as camera-toting tourists. It is a monument to the great explorer who set sail from this part of Spain to discover America.… Seguir Leyendo On the trail of Columbuses