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Years

years of potential life lost

measure of the relative impact of various diseases and lethal forces on society, computed by estimating the years that people would have lived if they had not died prematurely from injury, cancer, heart disease, etc.


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Hyperadrenergic POTS

... in POTS patients. It may occur due to blood pooling in the abdomen and legs . POTS is most frequently seen in young women, often less than 35 years of age. Hyperadrenergic POTS is defined as POTS associated with a systolic BP increment ≥10 mmHg during 10 minutes of HUT, and an orthostatic ...

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by rmorrison
Wed Mar 19, 2014 5:38 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Hyperadrenergic POTS
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Views: 57

Re: sterilization in microwave oven

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by fdgsr
Tue Mar 18, 2014 3:13 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: sterilization in microwave oven
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Re: Re:

... black Americans. This wouldn't happen if your racial hierarchy in intelligence theories had any validity. As a matter of fact, adjusted for 400+ years of brutality and cultural ostracization black American IQ is actually significantly higher than white American IQ. So I don't know why you're ...

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by wildfunguy
Thu Mar 13, 2014 4:13 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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... within microseconds. A PhD level problem of mathematics would take hours [or more] to solve - and that too only by someone who has spent 20 - 25 years learning mathematics up to PhD level. Same way in the field of emotions there are easy emotions and difficult emotions. Easy emotions are evoked ...

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by sushil_yadav
Sat Mar 08, 2014 4:20 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Industrial Society Destroys Mind and Environment
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Humans Natural Habitat/Optimal Environment

... is our actual natural habitat? I know all about Blue Zones and the longevity that humans have who live there....but Where should we be living? For years I have been pondering about Homo Sapiens natural habitat. This includes all aspects from lifestyle to nutrition to sun exposure, etc.... It started ...

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by Anopsology
Sun Mar 02, 2014 10:30 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Humans Natural Habitat/Optimal Environment
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