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Lacking modern plumbing or heating facilities: a cold-water flat.
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For those with heart conditions, asthma or compromised immune systems, cold-water swimming may well be a stress too far on your body, and certainly something worth discussing with a GP before you start.
Overhaul of thermal insulation and heating pipes, cold-water, hot water - Plot 1 RTS
TEHRAN (FNA)- By sheer coincidence, Canadian researchers have discovered a reef of living cold-water corals in southern Greenland.
Effects of sports massage and intermittent cold-water immersion on recovery from matches by basketball players.
They did not find brook trout, or any other cold-water species.
Scientists from Edinburgh's Heriot-Watt University made the discovery while surveying the cold-water corals using a remotely operated vehicle.
Arnold, chief executive of the National Trainers' Federation, is in strict training for the Great London Swim, a one-mile slog across London's Royal Victoria Dock, in the shadow of Canary Wharf, on July 3, having made a cold-water debut in last year's Great North Swim in Lake Windermere.
The evaporator (low temperature) circuit is arranged to source the heat available from the warmed air in the roof space and the condenser (high temperature) circuit delivers its heat to the cold-water storage cistern.
Bottom fishing for grouper during a cold-water upwelling does not produce many fish.
They even caution that sudden cold-water immersion may actually shut down the blood supply to the skin and make it harder for heat to dissipate from the body.
times faster than air, the mitts would lose more heat in cold-water.
Cold-water coral reefs are far more widespread and numerous than previously thought--but they're under serious threat, according to the most comprehensive report on the subject yet.