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a toy consisting of a spool that is reeled up and down on a string by motions of the hand

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The actress went on to say that she would love to reunite with Luna and the other "SHIELD" characters in the future, whether as Yo-Yo or another character.
But between the five-houra-night group and the yo-yo sleepers, insulin sensitivity, linked to Type 2 diabetes, appeared slightly worse in the group that got to recover sleep at the weekend.
Those in the top 25 per cent for yo-yo dieting are two-and-a-quarter times more likely to die from any cause over five and a half years, the study of 6.7million South Koreans found.
The Yo-Yo intermittent recovery test consists of repeated 2 x 20-m runs back and forth between the starting, turning, and finishing line at a progressively increased speed controlled by audio bleeps from a tape recorder (Bangsbo, 1994, Bangsbo, Laila, Kurstrup, 2008).
According to the sources, 17.4 point was the benchmark to clear the Yo-Yo fitness test and a total of 16 players passed the test except Imad who managed 17.2 points.
The South African also explained why the Yo-Yo Endurance was used as a benchmark to gauge the level of fitness of the cricketers.
Bengaluru [India], June 15 ( ANI ): Swashbuckling Indian skipper Virat Kohli and former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni underwent a Yo-Yo Endurance Test here at the National Cricket Academy on Friday.
This is particularly the case when it comes to yo-yo dieting; it triggers our bodies' 'alarm system.'
Yo-yo dieting was also associated with a 66% increased risk of death from coronary heart disease, where blood vessels to the heart become blocked with fat, in the normal weight women.
In fact, to evaluate this kind of exercise, the Yo-Yo intermittent recovery (IR) tests, one of the most extensively studied fitness tests in exercise physiology, may be recommended (Stolen and collaborators, 2005).
Yo-Yo (Natalia Cordova-Buckley) straight up told Mack that he should ask her out, and Mack had to make excuses about how agents and Inhuman assets aren't allowed to have romantic relationships.
Super spaniels Yo-Yo and Scamp were let loose in six shops across Newcastle as part of Operation Beagle 5.
Two tests were employed: A Level 1 Yo-Yo Intermittent Recovery Test, and a series of All-Out 3 x 1000 m Runs.
His 1977 film, Mababangong Bangungot (Perfumed Nightmare), will be shown alongside his 1979 follow-up, Who Invented the Yo-Yo? Who Invented the Moon Buggy?
Kayhan Kalhor and Yo-Yo Ma and their Silk Road Ensemble will be in residence at the University of California, Santa Barbara, next month and will give performances there as well.