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  1. Content type: Original article

    Stepping over an obstacle is a kind of compound movement that makes walking more difficult, especially for preschool children. This study examines sex and age-level differences in walking time in preschool chi...

    Authors: Kosho Kasuga, Shin-ichi Demura, Hiroki Aoki, Sohee Shin, Hiroki Sugiura and Yu Uchida

    Citation: Journal of Physiological Anthropology 2012 31:8

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  2. Content type: Review

    Good sleep is advantageous to the quality of life. Sleep-related benefits are particularly helpful for the working class, since poor or inadequate amounts of sleep degrade work productivity and overall health....

    Authors: Masaya Takahashi

    Citation: Journal of Physiological Anthropology 2012 31:6

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  3. Content type: Review

    The amount and timing of sleep and sleep architecture (sleep stages) are determined by several factors, important among which are the environment, circadian rhythms and time awake. Separating the roles played ...

    Authors: Jim Waterhouse, Yumi Fukuda and Takeshi Morita

    Citation: Journal of Physiological Anthropology 2012 31:5

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  4. Content type: Review

    The use of herbs as ergogenic aids in exercise and sport is not novel. Ginseng, caffeine, ma huang (also called 'Chinese ephedra'), ephedrine and a combination of both caffeine and ephedrine are the most popul...

    Authors: Chee Keong Chen, Ayu Suzailiana Muhamad and Foong Kiew Ooi

    Citation: Journal of Physiological Anthropology 2012 31:4

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  5. Content type: Original article

    Central administration of γ-amino butyric acid (GABA) induces lower body temperature in animals in hot ambient air. However, it is still unknown whether oral GABA administration affects temperature regulation ...

    Authors: Taiki Miyazawa, Takashi Kawabata, Kazunobu Okazaki, Takashi Suzuki, Daiki Imai, Takeshi Hamamoto, Shinya Matsumura and Toshiaki Miyagawa

    Citation: Journal of Physiological Anthropology 2012 31:3

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  6. Content type: Short report

    Some causes of accidents among older drivers are: not paying attention to traffic signals; missing stop lines; and having to deal with and misjudging emergency situations. These causes of accidents reveal prob...

    Authors: Indri H Susilowati and Akira Yasukouchi

    Citation: Journal of Physiological Anthropology 2012 31:2

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