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2013-09-01 23:03:45

Experts are studying more causes for obesity than previously believed, according to new report. In light of this information, ShopPharmacyCounter.com is offering specials on PhenObestin 37.5 Vienna, VA (PRWEB) September 01, 2013 A new report has found that obesity has multiple causes and that exercise and diet may not be enough to remove excess weight, according an article from ABC News entitled “Obesity May Be More Than One Disease, Experts Say,”...

2006-12-20 12:40:00

WASHINGTON -- The size of your gut may be partly shaped by which microbes call it home, according to new research linking obesity to types of digestive bacteria. Both obese mice - and people - had more of one type of bacteria and less of another kind, according to two studies published Thursday in the journal Nature. A "microbial component" appears to contribute to obesity, said study lead author Jeffrey Gordon, director of Washington University's Center for Genome Sciences. Obese humans and...

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  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'