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Cannabis The ‘ironmums’ (and ‘irongrans’) taking on endurance feats Cannabis The ‘ironmums’ (and ‘irongrans’) taking on endurance feats

Cannabis The ‘ironmums’ (and ‘irongrans’) taking on endurance feats

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Image copyright Sarah Myford Image caption Sarah Myford, a single mum of seven, took up Ironman-style challenges in her 40s Statistics suggest many women are not getting enough exercise, with reasons ranging from harassment at the gym to having to manage childcare. However, some women are leapfrogging such obstacles to take up the iron-distance triathlon.Three…

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Cannabis Clyde v Celtic: What happened to the players from the 2006 Scottish Cup upset? Cannabis Clyde v Celtic: What happened to the players from the 2006 Scottish Cup upset?

Cannabis Clyde v Celtic: What happened to the players from the 2006 Scottish Cup upset?

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The Clyde players celebrate a famous Scottish Cup victory at BroadwoodIt was supposed to be Roy Keane’s big day. The Manchester United legend had joined boyhood heroes Celtic intent on a glorious end to his career to prove wrong manager Gordon Strachan, who he believed did not really want to sign him.But his debut on…

Cannabis EastEnders 35th anniversary: My life as a superfan Cannabis EastEnders 35th anniversary: My life as a superfan

Cannabis EastEnders 35th anniversary: My life as a superfan

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The Queen Vic, and barmaid Kat Slater spraying a customer with a fire extinguisher – that is my first memory of watching EastEnders, aged just five.I’ve been hooked ever since.That was 19 years ago, and this week the BBC’s long-running soap opera celebrates its 35th birthday.Since kicking off in 1985, EastEnders has provided enough drama,…

Cannabis Coronavirus: Five things you need to know Cannabis Coronavirus: Five things you need to know

Cannabis Coronavirus: Five things you need to know

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Image copyright Getty Images Myths around the risks of coronavirus in the UK are doing the rounds. We put the facts straight.Face masks aren’t that usefulYou might be starting to see people wearing them in the UK, but there is limited evidence that they work.That’s because they are generally too loose, don’t cover the eyes…

Could artery fat actually improve blood vessel function? – Medical News Today Could artery fat actually improve blood vessel function? – Medical News Today

Could artery fat actually improve blood vessel function? – Medical News Today

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New research in rats explores the role of perivascular adipose tissue (PVAT) — the fat that builds around arteries — in maintaining vascular health. The findings may have implications for conditions such as hypertension and atherosclerosis.Share on PinterestNew research suggests that scientists should add a fourth layer to the structure of a functional blood vessel.Stephanie…

Cannabis ‘She was beautiful, funny – and she scammed me’ Cannabis ‘She was beautiful, funny – and she scammed me’

Cannabis ‘She was beautiful, funny – and she scammed me’

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Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Young people can be tricked via social media (picture posed by models) Thomas and Tonia met on social media and started messaging regularly about their shared passion for travel and their pet dogs.Thirty-four-year-old Thomas, from the West Midlands, was besotted and was planning their future together, but Tonia was…

Coronavirus: 81% of cases are ‘mild,’ study says – Medical News Today Coronavirus: 81% of cases are ‘mild,’ study says – Medical News Today

Coronavirus: 81% of cases are ‘mild,’ study says – Medical News Today

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A new paper by the Chinese Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CCDC) finds that the majority of coronavirus cases are mild, with older adults and people who have other conditions being most at risk.Share on PinterestWearing face masks, handwashing, and other protective measures may have helped the coronavirus outbreak slow, suggests new research.CCDC’s Novel…

Mediterranean diet linked to gut microbiome improvements – Medical News Today Mediterranean diet linked to gut microbiome improvements – Medical News Today

Mediterranean diet linked to gut microbiome improvements – Medical News Today

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New research has found that older people who adhered to a Mediterranean diet for a year had healthier gut microbiomes and improved measures of frailty.Share on PinterestA new study shows that older individuals who follow a Mediterranean diet have better gut health and reduced frailty.Mediterranean-type diets — rich in vegetables, legumes, nuts, and whole grains…

Review: Chains, trade group members win pot licenses in Mo.

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A newspaper review shows that some of the country’s biggest marijuana chains and board members of Missouri Medical Cannabis Trade Association are among groups that won licenses to grow, process or sell marijuanaFebruary 19, 2020, 6:44 PM4 min readST. LOUIS — Some of the biggest out-of-state marijuana chains and board members of a pot-related trade…

Common foods alter gut bacteria by influencing viruses Common foods alter gut bacteria by influencing viruses

Common foods alter gut bacteria by influencing viruses

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A group of researchers has brought the idea of food as a medicine one step closer. They have identified certain common foodstuffs that alter our microbiome.In science today, food and gut bacteria are two topics that are guaranteed to fuel interest and debate. Both, of course, are interrelated, and a new study focuses on some…

Cannabis Oscars 2020: 10 things we learned Cannabis Oscars 2020: 10 things we learned

Cannabis Oscars 2020: 10 things we learned

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Image copyright Getty Images Bong Joon-ho’s surprise best film win for Parasite suddenly made the Oscars seem far less predictable, given all the main acting categories went exactly as expected.This highly original South Korean film, which won four Oscars, may help focus voters’ minds when it comes to ensuring greater diversity in the future. It…

Medical News Today: Supplement may help burn fat long after exercise Medical News Today: Supplement may help burn fat long after exercise

Medical News Today: Supplement may help burn fat long after exercise

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Gut bacteria produce an appetite suppressant than can strengthen the effect of an exercise-based weight loss program.Share on PinterestA supplement may boost the fat-burning effects of exercise long after it has finished.The many health benefits of regular exercise are well known. However, its impact on weight loss is less clear, as exercise increases appetite, potentially…

New Mexico bid for recreational marijuana all but doomed New Mexico bid for recreational marijuana all but doomed

New Mexico bid for recreational marijuana all but doomed

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The effort to legalize recreational marijuana in New Mexico is all but doomed for this year after a proposal to do so was rejected by a key Senate committeeBy MORGAN LEE Associated PressFebruary 13, 2020, 5:04 PM3 min readSANTA FE, N.M. — The effort to legalize recreational marijuana in New Mexico is all but doomed…

Cannabis Scots author Iain Banks celebrated by deep dives adventurer Cannabis Scots author Iain Banks celebrated by deep dives adventurer

Cannabis Scots author Iain Banks celebrated by deep dives adventurer

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Image caption Dunfermline-born Iain Banks died in 2013 The late Scottish author Iain Banks has been remembered in a US adventurer’s expedition to visit the deepest points in every ocean.Victor Vescovo is the first person to complete the feat, diving in a submarine named after a spaceship in Banks’ science-fiction stories.The fan of Banks’ work…

Cannabis Independent Spirit Awards: The Farewell’s Lulu Wang wins for best film Cannabis Independent Spirit Awards: The Farewell’s Lulu Wang wins for best film

Cannabis Independent Spirit Awards: The Farewell’s Lulu Wang wins for best film

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Image copyright Getty Images/Film Independent Image caption Lulu Wang [holding award] called for women to be given more jobs in the film industry The Farewell may have missed out at this year’s Oscars, but Lulu Wang’s movie has won two awards including best film at the Independent Spirit Awards.Uncut Gems won three, including best male…

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