Latest Michael Joyner Stories

2012-08-13 14:48:54

A sedentary lifestyle is a common cause of obesity and excessive body weight and fat in turn are considered catalysts for diabetes, high blood pressure, joint damage and other serious health problems. But what if lack of exercise itself were treated as a medical condition? Mayo Clinic physiologist Michael Joyner, M.D. (http://mayoresearch.mayo.edu/mayo/research/staff/joyner_mj.cfm), argues that it should be. His commentary is published this month in The Journal of Physiology...

2008-08-01 18:00:26

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 1, 2008) - Waratah Coal Inc. (TSX VENTURE:WCI) is pleased to announce that it has retained the services of Mr. Michael Joyner to conduct investor relations services for the Company. Mr. Joyner will receive a fee of $115,000 per annum. The term of the contract is 12 months. The Company will also grant an option to Mr. Joyner to purchase 175,000 common shares of the Company at $2.90 per share for a five year period, subject to regulatory...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.