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yo-yo

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These mice, when exposed to yo-yo diets, used up their store of fat much faster than their counterparts with an active Crat gene.
THE research didn't explain how yo-yo dieting might increase the risk of death, but Dr Rasla suggests it could be connected to the possibility that, as people gain weight, cardiac risk factors, such as blood pressure and glucose levels, often increase, and the body eventually makes adjustments to compensate for the changes.
Thus, in order to examine changes in performance, the Yo-Yo IR test provides, with a simple protocol, important information of the ability of an individual to perform repeated intense exercise (Bangsbo, Iaia and Krustrup, 2008).
for Pedro "the Sleeper" Flores and his yo-yo that set the
But there is no time to unwind as he is now on his way to the World Yo-Yo Contest in Prague where he will face other yo-yoers from around the globe.
However, a few metres of adhesive on the tether decelerates the DragEN at the end of the line to stop it from bouncing back like a yo-yo.
Nevertheless, the number of cycles required to satisfy the criteria of weight cycling varies across studies which in turn makes it difficult to determine the prevalence of yo-yo dieting (Kensinger et al.
When his friend gave him a yo-yo the following year, the dextrous Mr.
With a twitch of his whiskers, Pack Rat left the yo-yo and began rolling the roller skate up the hill to his house.
As his fragile existence is increasingly threatened by his grandmother's failing health and the impending sale of their home and store, Calvin finds solace and a sense of control over his life in practising yo-yo tricks.
Maybe the most amazing thing about Yo-Yo Ma is that everybody likes him
The title and cover art will attract middle school boys to The Yo-Yo Prophet.
Students were forbidden from including a power source that would help the yo-yo climb back up after it was released.
The yo-yo dieters also lived about as long as a control group of mice steadily fed a low-fat diet.