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2013-11-19 13:18:59

Muscle movements generate body heat.

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2008-08-07 14:35:00

Chili peppers can do more than just make you feel hot, reports a study in the August 1 Journal of Biological Chemistry; the active chemical in peppers can directly induce thermogenesis, the process by which cells convert energy into heat.


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  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
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