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having the general shape of an apple

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Once you identify potential breeding grounds, activate the apple-shaped trap by pulling the leaf-like lid from its base and pouring the liquid lure into the vapor chamber.
We found that apple-shaped persons-even if totally healthy and with a normal blood pressure-have an elevated blood pressure in their kidneys.
The four typical body figures are pear-shaped, apple-shaped, hourglass-shaped and rectangle-shaped.
The products will be packaged in apple-shaped pouches with tear-off strips, retailing at 69p, with the Kellogg's name only present subtly on the back of packs.
In the apple-shaped people, the problem is that fat is not just being accumulated immediately under the skin, but within the potentially huge fat storage areas in the greater omentum, the membrane structure that lies over and helps protect the intestines, making them at higher health risk than their pear-shaped counterparts.
Other research suggested that apple-shaped people, who have a high waist-to-hip ratio, are more likely to have diabetes than are pear-shaped people, who carry their weight in their buttocks and thighs.
Apple-shaped participants performed significantly worse on the cognitive tests than those who were pear-shaped.
We have some indication that people who are binge-drinking are more frequently apple-shaped.
SAN FRANCISCO-It's not fall yet, but Chantal is introducing apple-shaped ceramics as part of its Apple Ceramics Collection making its debut at the Gourmet Products Show.
The recent findings show that exercising away apple-shaped abdominal fat can also reduce the genetically predisposed risks from artery stiffness.
The state of your health seems to be linked to your body shape but, pear-shaped or apple-shaped, you can help to keep yourself fit and well by maintaining a balanced diet and keeping weight down so, left, how many women will buy Geri Halliwell's latest yoga video in the hope of transforming themselves into lean, wiry babes?
Studies have found that apple-shaped people are at greater risk of heart disease, diabetes and high blood pressure.
5 -- color) To reign over the Oscars, best-actress nominee Gwyneth Paltrow might decide on something with an empire waist and Renaissance flavor, such as this bugle-beaded gown by Bill Blass, with a jeweled Kathrine Baumann apple-shaped bag.
Scattered along Apple Hill's country roads are 42 small orchards, each with a red apple-shaped sign out in front.
According to, "Ultraviolet's DRM-Shaped Peg in the Apple-Shaped Hole," from the Strategy Analytics Digital Media service, the broadly-backed Ultraviolet initiative may struggle in the face of Apple dominance in the digital media content and device landscape.