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According to 3FC, Michael Thurmond's meso-endo type C dieter resembles a rectangle in appearance. The original somatotype system of body shape classification uses three extreme shapes to describe all bodies. Endomorphs a... More »

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The purpose of a C-reactive protein test is to measure the amount of a particular type of protein in a person's blood, which indicates levels of inflammation in the body, according to WebMD. This C-reactive protein, or C... More »

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Both a high sedimentation rate and a high C-reactive protein are indicative of inflammation somewhere in the body, but neither test can pinpoint the source of the inflammation, state both WebMD and Lab Tests Online. Alth... More »

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The number of monocytes, which are a type of white blood cell, in the blood often increases in response to an infection in the body. These cells work with other leukocytes to remove the tissue damaged by infection, accor... More »

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Depending on the type of sugar, it can take anywhere from one to four hours for the body to digest it; however, blood sugar can begin to rise within just 20 minutes of consumption, explains Aglaee Jacob for SFGate. Foods... More »

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A normal blood differential result from a complete blood count test indicates that each type of white blood cell in the body is within normal range, according to MedlinePlus. The types of white blood cells include neutro... More »

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Web MD explains that the Atkins Diet plan focuses on dramatically reducing the dieter's carbohydrate intake to change the body’s metabolism. The four phases of the Atkins Diet include: the induction, ongoing weight loss,... More »

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