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USA], July 1 ( ANI ): Parents, you may want to do something about your kids' extra kilos as a recent study has found that high blood pressure in overweight children can stiffen their arteries in adolescence.
The penal code draft, according to its mandating reasons, aims to increase the severity of the penalty on some of the crimes, criminalize some of the assaults and stiffen the penalty on abuse of public money, attacks against on-duty civil servants, vehicle crimes, festive firing, hooliganism, crimes against water resources and facilities as well as measures to protect places of worship among others.
6 BACKS stiffen with age so it helps if you exercise your spine after a hot bath or shower.
To stiffen the dermis, the repetitive compression of 15% strain at the frequency of 1 Hz for 90 s was applied.
The alternating oblong dimples, which help to stiffen the 3.
Arthritis is a disease that causes the joints that connect different bones to stiffen and swell, irritating the surrounding muscles.
It won't have that feeling if you let him write the answers, because chief executives tend to stiffen up when they write.
Even if your floor already has a row of bridging running down the center, you can stiffen it substantially by adding two more rows.
Low temperatures also shrink and stiffen wire conductors, making them more liable to break.
stiffen the rules covering credit counseling groups, and