adrenaline junkie


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adrenaline junkie

A generic term for any one who seeks out daredevil activity in which the participant puts life and limb at risk, which evokes waves of endogenous adrenaline; it has been debated, however, that the euphoria evoked is not due to the adrenaline, but rather to endogenous endorphins.
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Nikita said she is no stranger to spending time in the air: "I'm a bit of an adrenaline junkie and love a challenge.
Gordon's wife, Yvonne, 74, described her husband as an "adrenaline junkie".
Extreme sports enthusiasts are often labelled "adrenaline junkies" because of the rush they experience in potentially dangerous situations.
Extreme sports enthusiasts are often labelled "adrenaline junkies" ..because of the rush they experience in potentially dangerous situations.
I particularly liked his frank assessment of Olivia Newton-John's healthy fruit drink from the Amazon: "What a load of b***ks!" Son Jack's doing well too on his ITV2 Adrenaline Junkie series, while Kelly is surprisingly elegant on Dancing With The Stars, the US version of Strictly Come Dancing.
The former Hollyoaks star also gets to grips with ostriches on Jack Osbourne: Celebrity Adrenaline Junkie.
EASTENDER Charlie Brooks is facing her biggest challenge yet when she joins Jack Osbourne in his new TV show Celebrity Adrenaline Junkie. The Barmouth actress will endure a series of arduous tasks and adrenaline-filled stunts.
This reassuring statistic is let down a little, however, by the revelation that 15 per cent of respondents would choose to sup not with their loved ones, or even comic Ricky Gervais, but with mega-rich adrenaline junkie Richard Branson.
"I'm an adrenaline junkie, and I'm in the twilight of my career," said Burgess, who has 35 years of federal service and is eligible for retirement.
Along with baking, Paul, a self-confessed adrenaline junkie and lover of motors, has competed for Aston Martin at various events.
Miller, 51, is a self-confessed adrenaline junkie who sees her life as a "grand prix".
Jack Osbourne, who starred in his own series Adrenaline Junkie, was diagnosed with which condition in 2012?