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kick

(kik),
A brisk mechanical stimulus.

kick

noun Cardiology See Atrial kick verb Drug slang To get off a drug habit.

Patient discussion about kick

Q. How can I kick start my weight loss again? I'm stuck at a weight loss plateau. I keep losing/gaining the same 3 pounds. How can I start losing weight again?

A. Try kick starting your workout routine with some different kinds of exercises. Change up some eating habits, do not starve yourself. Eat, but eat clean and healthy fruits, lean meats, nuts, etc.

Q. Last week my younger son Frank, was punished in school because of kicking and throwing things at students... This is Donald, Last week my younger son Frank, was punished in school because of kicking and throwing things at teacher and on a few students. I don’t know why he behaved like that. I got tensed when I heard about this. What to do with him?

A. Well I think it depends whether or not this is a constant behaviour by your son, or it was only a one time event that he had an explanation for. If he tends to get angry and use violence a lot, you should take action, and let him know this is not acceptable by any means. Counsling might work best. If this was a one time thing, you should let your son know this should not happen again, and try preventing him from day to day activities such as meeting friends or using the computer if this happens again.

Q. What kind of energy drink can I drink right before my workout? I need that extra kick at the end of the day. I work out after work but sometimes I'm a little tired. I would like something that would give me an extra boost to get me through my workouts. I'm not a morning person and that's why I don't work out in the mornings.

A. i tried the green tea- it's working but you need to drink a large amount (which is not bad- drinking a lot of fluids is good for you). i take 3 teaspoons of green tea leafs or 3 bags of green tea, pour boiling water on it, let it stay for about 5 minutes and then mix it in a 1.5 liter bottle of water (no sugar. then i have 1.5 liters of green tea. works like a charm (to me any way..).

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Leinster opened the scoring with a penalty through Sexton after Marty Holah failed to release at a ruck and three minutes later the Welsh side were back on level terms through a James Hook kick following an offside decision.
But a purple patch after the interval saw Rees power his way over from a rolling maul and Hook kick eight points.
An Aled Bevan try and three James Hook penalties gave the Welsh All Blacks a comfortable 14-0 half-time cushion and another Hook kick, followed by a Mike Jones touchdown, orchestrated by Bevan early in the second-half, scuppered any hopes of a Scarlets come-back.
Another Hook kick brought them nearer, then Mike Tindall was carried off on a stretcher to add to England's woes.