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More on metabolism and the cold

So, yesterday, I reported that senior citizens are cold because their metabolism decreases. This means that our bodies lose the ability to generate their own heat. Seniors do get cold outside, as expected, but can also be cold inside – … Continue reading

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I understand why seniors get so cold – (Posted late on 01/22 from 01/21)

For some reason, this winter has affected me more than any other winter. My extremities ache and the cold seems to just resonate through my being at all times – even in the so-called comfort of my own home. Perhaps … Continue reading

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Thyroids and age

When I used to think of the thyroid gland, I used to think (the biology specialist that I am) that it was located next to the spleen….oops! It’s not. It is located in our neck. Its purpose is to produce … Continue reading

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