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Leisurely in Medical News

Satellite Healthcare Supports Kidney Wellness in Chicago

... Steve Baskerville of CBS 2 Chicago and Troi Tyler will serve once again as honorary Walk Co-chairs, generating enthusiasm as the crowd embarks on a leisurely three-mile walk along Lake Michigan. Nutritious refreshments, live entertainment, and an informative health fair will also be provided. For more ...

As the Summer 'Shower Season' Kicks Off, Suave(R) Skin Reminds Moms Everywhere to 'Shower Yourself Beautiful'

... your hectic schedule can reduce stress levels. Try this trick to add some relaxation to the daily grind. Instead of rushing through lunch, schedule a leisurely tea time complete with mini tea sandwiches and a cup of chamomile tea. Then get settled in a quiet part of the home or office -- free of distractions ...

Walk 100 Steps a Minute for 'Moderate' Exercise

... steps a minute for women. "It's a bit like a brisk walk," Marshall said. "If you can imagine you're late for a bus, you're in a hurry. It's not a leisurely stroll, it's a brisk walk." People may find it easiest to use a pedometer to measure their walking speed because it can be difficult to count steps...

African Americans to Reach Health Resolutions Through Search Your Heart

...mith bought an easy chair and caught up on TV shows, including Monday Night Football. He also ate large portions of food and didn't exercise. His leisurely lifestyle eventually caught up with him: He became overweight and was diagnosed with diabetes -- risk factors for heart disease and stroke. That'...

Hookah Smoking as Tough on Lungs as Cigarettes

... Study finds one-hour session produces as much carbon monoxide as a pack of smokes THURSDAY, Jan. 3 (HealthDay News) -- A leisurely hour of puffs from a hookah -- a kind of tobacco water pipe that's popular among college students -- packs the same carbon monoxide punch as a pack-a-...

Is there really a 'mommy' gene in women?

...ants will be those with an intrinsic drive for motherhood. The ones who would rather forego parenthood in order to have a career, lavish vacations and leisurely lifestyles will of course leave no descendants at all. Over time those genetic traits that influence women away from motherhood will necessarily be br...

Chew on This-Eating Slowly can Reshape You!

...y, feel full at the end, but also did not feel hungry even after an hour or so. That is a clear benefit of eating at a slower pace. Eating slowly, and leisurely can therefore pave the way to cutting down on calorie intake. This will promote efforts to maintain a proportionate body weight .If done regularly, su...

Money Cannot Buy Happiness

...hen someone reflects on how additional income would change [their sense of] well-being, they are probably tempted to think about spending more time in leisurely pursuits such as watching a large-screen plasma TV or playing golf. But in reality, they should think of spending a lot more time working and commutin...

Delhi Sees Sharp Decline In Chicken Prices

... have sold only 20 percent of what we normally sell," he said. Qureshi was not the only one eagerly awaiting buyers. There were others who had a leisurely Wednesday as not much sales took place. Nadeem Ali of Chand poultry shop said: "Normally we do not have time to speak to anyone because of the r...

Leisurely Pursuits Tune The Brain

... A new study has revealed that leisurely pursuits of people appear to tune the brain of people, while also keeping A... a period of seven years during the course of the research. The more leisurely pursuits they engaged in like just visiting friends, playing cards or going...
Leisurely in Biological News

Survival in a Changing World: The Journal of Experimental Biology 2009 symposium

... The main aim of this annual Symposium is to unite outstanding biologists and bring together their varied expertise on one particular subject. It is a leisurely meeting with enough time to talk and to discuss. The social side of science is also catered for an academic meeting in the traditional sense. As the ...

UNH researchers tag first-ever free-swimming leatherback turtles in New England

.... "I think it's a speed record." The females, tagged July 26 and 29 in Vineyard Sound just eight miles southwest of Woods Hole, are swimming at a more leisurely pace; the first female is about 250 kilometers from where she was tagged and the second female swam about 65 kilometers between Tuesday and Wednesday....

Scientists find that squid beak is both hard and soft, a material that engineers want to copy

...ree feet wide and can injure a fish with one swift motion. According to the article, a squid beak can sever the nerve cord to paralyze prey for later leisurely dining. Squids can be aggressive, whimsical, suddenly mean, and they are always hungry, said Herb Waite, co-author and professor of biology at UC ...

Bones hold the key to blood renewal

...hat the bone marrow response to the body's call for help involves stepping up production of osteoclasts, putting machinery that normally operates at a leisurely pace into high gear. The osteoclasts not only clear away bone, they also break up 'nurturing' substances in the niche that attract and hold the stem c...
Leisurely in Biological Technology

Knee brace generates electricity from walking

...own the knee at the end of swinging the leg, most of that energy normally is just wasted." The scientists tested the knee brace on six men walking leisurely on a treadmill at 1.5 meters per second, or 2.2 miles per hour. They measured the subjects' respiration to determine how hard they were working. A con...

Living the sweet life... in IT?

...arisons of our average of 15 days of vacation to their 42; our lunch gobbled at our desks to their three hour siesta; our post-work rush hour to their leisurely promenade to see and be seen. Ah... la dolce vita . Of course, it ain't ever so pure. The commentator went on to mention the four week delay in getti...

The misguided talent war

...s all seem to be urging, it's time to fire up the recruiting machine because 'talent' will soon be (if it isn't already) in very short supply. No more leisurely cherry picking of the best and brightest. Forget about gearing up for the next RIF (a dreadful euphemism) program, it won't be needed, at least for...
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