Daily Archives: February 6, 2014

Diversity of Eating Patterns and Obesity in Older Adults – A New Challenge

It is well know, nowadays, that obesity affects children, adults and older adults due to the  increase in the variety of food choices. In this way, there is an increase of non-transmitted diseases representing a severe public health problem and … Continue reading

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Why Do We Yawn?

The biomedical hypothesis proposed here is that the immediate trigger for a yawn is a restricted collapse of a few alveoli in the lungs. The extent of this alveolar collapse may be too small for it to be detected by … Continue reading

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