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Skiing Can Help Boost Happiness, Well-Being
2013-12-02 18:30:29

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Researchers have confirmed in a study published in Applied Research in Quality of Life that skiing can give a boost of pleasure and well-being. A team at Yonsei University in the Republic of Korea conducted a survey of 279 visitors at three major ski resorts in South Korea. They measured the level of happiness and satisfaction of skiers and snowboarders by assessing their sense of pleasure, their level of flow or engagement in the...

2013-11-21 23:00:22

The new article covers 13 skiing tips for beginners that teach people to become professional skiers quickly. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 The new article on the site Vkool.com contains useful skiing tips for beginners that help people ski all day long and dominate the slopes with ease. This article is suitable for those people who want to improve skiing skills with just a few steps. Firstly, people will learn how to choose proper boots, snow pants, helmet, and gloves in order to...

2013-10-04 23:20:43

According to Dr. Stuart Syles, by undertaking a pre-season ski conditioning program you can avoid the pitfalls of injury and take your skiing to new heights. Carmel, NY (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 Colorful leaves and nippy temperatures can only mean one thing: Ski season isn’t far off. Recreational skiers may already be eyeing the latest equipment or most colorful apparel to wear as they glide down the powder, but it’s even more important to train their bodies for the upcoming ski season...

Jet Pilots High Altitude Brain Lesions
2013-08-20 13:23:58

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A study published in the journal Neurology found that high altitudes may increase the risk of brain lesions. Researchers reported that pilots who fly at high altitudes for extended periods of time are more likely to have brain lesions than non-pilots. The team performed MRI brain scans on 102 U-2 United States Air Force pilots and 91 non-pilots between the ages of 26 and 50. During the scans, the scientists measured the amount of white...


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