Tag: "pyramid" at medical news
Scientists Have Invented New Device to Reap Fresh Water from the Air
...leaves and spider cobwebs and designed an inverted pyramid
that can collect fresh water from dew in the air . Made of elastic canvas, recycled polycarbonate, metal or glass, WatAir can reap dozens of litres of water a day from the air, according to its designers. "The design has minimal special demands. ...
Beer Bashes of Teens Spinning Out of Control in US
...cture of a boy posing next to an artfully arranged pyramid
of beer and of a girl who strapped a bottle of Captain Morgan (a popular rum brand) to her chest with a belt for easy access, like a gun in a holster. The brazen youth had already posted the pictures on the internet. An outraged Mayor has since ...
The Food Pyramid Guide Enters Supermarkets
...ght kind of food. //The novel rainbow-colored food pyramid
which essentially follows the federal dietary guid... people to adopt healthy eating habits. The food pyramid
guide which had made the internet its home has begun going places. The guide, shaped like a triangle...
Cheerleaders run high risk of injury-US study
...d of mats," Shields said. "So when they fall off a pyramid
or from in the air and they land on hard surfaces, the chances for injury are drastically higher." The study recommends that coaches get professional safety training and that high schools and cheerleading associations adopt uniform safety procedur...
New Healthy Weight Program Makes Healthy Eating More Interesting
...isual tool that helps guide your food choices, the pyramid
is the foundation of a healthy-eating approach that’s easy, filling, tasty -- even adventurous. The Mayo Clinic Healthy Weight Program -- This step-by-step program launches you on your way to a healthy lifestyle with 12 weeks of menus, shopping list...
Good carb, bad carb? Experts debate.
...levels. All of that starch at the base of the food pyramid
has had the unintended effect of making us ravenous. "It's almost unethical to tell people to eat a low-fat, high-carbohydrate diet with no regard to glycemic index," says Janette Brand-Miller of the University of Sydney, one of the field's pioneers...