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Symbol for mannose; mannosyl.
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n. pl. men (mĕn)
1. An adult male human.
2. A human regardless of sex or age; a person.
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The official abbreviation for mannose.
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Vox populi A male human. See Hole-in-the-stomach man, Ice man, Marlboro Man, Reference man, Renaissance man, Visible Man.
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Patient discussion about man

Q. I am a man with breast cancer. Hello friends, you might have heard about breast cancer in women but here I am a man with breast cancer. Is Herceptin licensed to treat me?

A. Hi, what were your symptoms and when did you discover you had breast cancer?

Q. what are the basics products we as a humans, need to have in our diet?

A. A regular healthy diet should be comprised of a 40-50% carbohydrate (bread, rice, etc.), 30-40% protein (dairy, meat, chicken, fish) and 20% fat. Other important ingredients are fruit and vegetables, that contain large amounts of fibers and vitamins.

Q. Is there a difference between a man's diet and a woman's diet? let say for the point of it the weight the same and they are in the same age .

A. no one should have the same exact diet, you need to find what works for you and helps you achieve your goals.

the base of the diet could be the same, for example burn calories then you consume. But other wise, find what works for you.

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And yet Taubes claims, "Despite a half a century of effort to prove otherwise, scientists still can't say that exercise [alone] will help keep the pounds off." Ah those straw men. I wonder how much exercise Taubes had to engage in to be able to knock that one down.
The Straw Men (2002): A man investigating the accident that claimed the lives of both his parents finds that their deaths may be linked to a twisted serial killer and a bizarre cult called the Straw Men.
Suspend disbelief and it's a rollercoaster of a thriller, although best read only after navigating predecessor pageturners The Straw Men and The Lonely Dead.
Two Northumberland villages were taken over by a weird and wonderful population of straw men, women and beasts this weekend.
Royal seems expert at creating straw men, such as, skepticism and militant secularism, without naming names or examples.
and their fate was this: the Theater of Things, not of straw men.
Passacantando agrees with Pope that the "Death" authors like to set up straw men, and in this case it's the CAFE campaign.
His last novel, The Straw Men, has put him right up there with Thomas Harris and Stephen King.