The results showed that women metabolize oxygen faster than men.
Scientists from the University of Waterloo conducted a study involving men and women in the same age group and weight category, reports Rus.Media. The results showed that women metabolize oxygen faster than men.
The study took place in a record of the rates of recycling of oxygen by the participants that the experiment involved in sports. Scientist Richard Hewson said that female muscle faster extract oxygen from the blood, which indicates excellent physical shape. Thanks to this feature reduces the load on the cells of the body.
These results questioned the stereotypical view that men’s body fitter and stronger than women. This was stated directly by the author of the the experiment Thomas Beltrame.