The World Health Organization (WHO) joined this initiative in the early 1950s, and the United Nations University (UNU) in 1981. This publication is the report of that consultation, which took place from 17 to 24 October 2001 at FAO headquarters in Rome.
Increased alertness, peak mental function and sustained physical power are all qualities that ancient fighters wielding bows and arrows coveted. Today's urban warriors are much the same, eager to stay alert for commutes and conference calls.
And although a 10-minute break might not be quite as reinvigorating as 10 days on a Caribbean beach, it can boost energy and mood. How can you use a 10-minute break for something more energizing than aimless web surfing or yet another game of Minesweeper?
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 2, 2015 (HealthDay News)Caffeine-laden "energy shots" appear to trigger short-term insulin resistance in teenagers, Canadian researchers report. The finding suggests that this effect might lay the foundation for developing type 2 diabetes later in life, the researchers said.