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Can this exercise test predict your DEATH?

Can this exercise test predict your DEATH? | Interesting Reading | Scoop.it
Researchers from Gama Filho University in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, tested 2002 adults aged between 51 and 80 to prove that their test, and musculoskeletal fitness, is a 'significant predictor' of death.

Via Luciana Viter
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Wow, that's not that easy as you can think it is..

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How to get a Six-Pack | SocialGusto

How to get a Six-Pack | SocialGusto | Interesting Reading | Scoop.it
Exercise increases the rate at which the body burns calories. In combination with the correct diet, it will lead to greater definition and the ability to build a six-pack.


This infographic brought to you by Fightshop reveals the myths surrounding body fat, the most six-pack friendly and unfriendly foods and the most effective exercises for developing your core and sculpting your abdominal muscles.

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What Is Cancer? What Causes Cancer?

What Is Cancer? What Causes Cancer? | Interesting Reading | Scoop.it

Cancer is a class of diseases characterized by out-of-control cell growth. There are over 100 different types of cancer, and each is classified by the type of cell that is initially affected.


Cancer harms the body when damaged cells divide uncontrollably to form lumps or masses of tissue called tumors (except in the case of leukemia where cancer prohibits normal blood function by abnormal cell division in the blood stream).

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See also a short, 3D, animated introduction to cancer. This was originally created by BioDigital Systems.


http://youtu.be/LEpTTolebqo

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