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Palmaris longus muscle

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The palmaris longus is seen as a small tendon between the flexor carpi radialis and the flexor carpi ulnaris, although it is not always present. The muscle is absent in about 14 percent of the popul...

Do black people really have extra muscles? | Yahoo Answers

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May 20, 2013 ... I'm embarrassed to ask him if he has extra muscles because I don't want ... Actually it is scientifically proven that african american men do have ...

Is it true that African Americans have an extra muscle in their legs ...

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Nov 24, 2015 ... No, African Americans (or any other African-descended group) don't have an ' extra ... Do people of African descent have an extra muscle?

Do black men have extra muscles in their legs? - Ask.com

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Black men do not have extra muscles in their legs, states Dr. Robert Kwok on HealthTap. Basic muscle anatomy is not affected by race or gender. The human ...

snopes.com: Interesting species, these "black people" . . .

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muscle in their leg that white people don't have. ... in college that "black" people have an extra calf muscle that "white" ... was because african americans have a higher bone density than caucasians? ..... Those living at the equator don't need to soak up the Vitamin D the way those at the Arctic Circle do.

UAB - UAB News - Longer tendons make faster runners, suggests ...

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Jul 26, 2011 ... Theoretically, a shorter tendon doesn't have as much potential to ... to why some African-Americans seem to excel in sports involving running.

Scientists Theorize Why Black Athletes Run Fastest - Live Science

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Jul 13, 2010 ... A new study reveals why black athletes may outperform athletes of ... "Asians and whites tend to have longer torsos, so their centers of gravity are lower." ... the legs do the work of running and the torso of the body is just extra ...

Healthcare Workplace Conversations on Race and the Perspectives ...

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Jul 10, 2008 ... Interviews began with a broad question: “How do you think race influences .... if it is true that African Americans have extra muscles in their legs.

The Kenyan advantage: is it calf elasticity? | Guardian Sport Network ...

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Feb 5, 2013 ... and you answer "They have elastic calf muscles", then you'd be making the ... but it has not yet shown that these characteristics do not exist the world over. ... The reality is that there are not enough non East African runners in the ..... so-called African Americans) their success is ALWAYS attributed to...

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Jul 13, 2009 ... Who better to ask if black people have an extra calf muscle then the only black guy at the party?
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Fact or Fiction: The Extra Leg Muscle in African Americans ...

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It also isn't in any way restricted to blacks nor do all balcks have the extra muscle. It just happens that more black people have extra muscle ...

Black People Extra Muscle In Leg - Doctor insights on HealthTap

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... faces (smile, frown, etc). ...Read more · Dr. David Yablonsky Dr. Yablonsky. 1 doctor agreed: 2. Do african americans really have an extra muscle in their leg?

Why do African's have an extra muscle in their leg? | Sports Science ...

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Jun 23, 2011 ... I'm pretty sure all humans have the same number of muscles in their legs. Some people are more muscular than others, and some will have ...