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(Science: plant biology) A slender, prostrate or trailing stem which produces roots and sometimes erect shoots at its nodes. A horizontal branch from the base of plant that produces new plants from buds at its tips.A form of long stem that lies adjacently to the ground which enables rapid vegetative propogation, i.e. the production of offspring.


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Anyone experience runner's high?

... and heroine mimic the effects of endorphins). Endorphins are produced during times of pain and strenuous exercise. Are any of you long distance runners or swimmers, and if so have you experienced a leap into "runner's high"? Or are any of you who've been through childbirth or emergencies ...

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by tomkkk
Sat Oct 02, 2010 1:51 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone experience runner's high?
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... often as what you would normally. During this time, I had numerous physical injuries in sports some of which would not heal. I was a recreational runner and my feet and legs began to hurt immensely. At one point, my ankles were the size of softballs and hurt-like hell. I could hardly walk and ...

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by MJD
Thu Oct 01, 2009 1:38 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
Views: 2702875

Future Human Evolution

... is that the evolutionary pressure today is different: you do not need to have a good back, strong arms, good vision; you don't need to be a fast runner. You can even cope with conditions that several decades ago would have killed you before you had any children. Instead, the evoltuion is likely ...

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by biohazard
Thu Apr 09, 2009 6:56 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Future Human Evolution
Replies: 47
Views: 73575

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... fatigue, water retention, headaches, muscle cramps, etc... for the last year and a half and no one can help me...or believes me. I was an avid runner, running an average of 7 miles a day. I hurt my knee and had an injection and was told ot to run for 2 days. In those two days I gained 5 pounds. ...

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by mrbk
Tue Dec 30, 2008 12:37 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
Views: 2702875

Play Sports and pursue a Career or go Extinct! Here's why..

... playful contest you can do with other men in the group can serve to impress. Depending on the intended catch, there may be a place for a good runner, an experienced tracker, a expert thrower or a really strong guy. The team nature and the skill diversity of hunting is the reason why men are ...

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by adriaanb
Fri Aug 01, 2008 10:30 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Play Sports and pursue a Career or go Extinct! Here's why..
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