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2.5 Obesity and ageing

So, it seems that a part of the explanation for Ron's obesity, and the health problems that have led him to seek medical advice, may relate to the environment in which he is living, and more specifically the diet that he has chosen. It may also be a diet that is especially effective in activating the reward circuits in Ron's brain. However, Ron is also in his later middle age. A longitudinal study of people of this age in the USA suggests that average body weight increases by 1–2 kg per dec
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2 Altering the environment

Later in this unit we will be considering a number of ways in which humans alter their environment.

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In what ways do you think we are altering the environment?

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After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • show an awareness of some basic definitions and terminology associated with scalars and vectors and how to represent vectors in two dimensions

  • understand how vectors can be represented in three (or more) dimensions

  • show an awareness of both plane polar and Cartesian representations

  • understand ways to operate on and combine vectors.


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Welcome to Other Selection Methods a workbook in the Futures series of workbooks, which help students choose and prepare a career route after graduation. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio. The aim of this workbook is to introduce you to a range of common selection methods used by employers to select graduates for jo
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4.2 Iron transport

It is obvious that iron must be transported around the human body. Firstly, it must be transported from the food in the gut to the places where it is required. Mostly, iron is required in the bone marrow, where red blood cells are formed. Red blood cells have a finite lifetime of about only four months, and old cells are destroyed, usually in the spleen. Iron from the destruction of these cells is then transported from the spleen back to the bone marrow to be recycled.

Iron cannot be tr
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Culturally Savvy Leaders Boost Strategy Implementation
Business culture is a reflection of societal culture. Understanding its complexity is essential for those leading diverse, multicultural groups and implementing strategic change.
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MOOC “Création, publication et partage sur Internet” : cours en ligne délivré du 5 mai 2014 au 13 juillet 2014 sur la plateforme FUN-MOOC.

Semaine 8 : Diffuser un document : pertinence et adaptation
Séquence 3 : Préparer un document pour le diffuser
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