Weight loss. Ask me how! Part 4

One other study has shown similar results with herbal source E+C mixtures. This study was presented at a very large annual biological sciences meeting (Experimental Biology 99?®, Wash., D.C.) in April of 1999 (6). Over double the number of subjects as the Xenadrine study were enrolled in this safety and effectiveness examination of Metabolife 356?®. Read the rest of this entry »

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Weight loss. Ask me how! Part 3

This synergistic drug combo of pure ephedrine + caffeine (E+C), derived from synthetic sources, has been the subject of numerous weight-loss studies. Read the rest of this entry »

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Weight loss. Ask me how! Part 2

Japanese scientists first described ephedrine in plants in the late 19th century. As pharmaceutical companies learned how to make their own drugs in factories and not rely on living organisms, ephedrine joined the group of “natural product” drugs that were synthetically manufactured (other examples include digitalis and lovastatin, the active ingredient in the cholesterol lowering drug Mevacor?®). Read the rest of this entry »

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Weight loss. Ask me how! Part 1

We Americans are fat, overweight, under-lean, adipose challenged and starving amidst gluttony. Forget the notion of cosmetics, aesthetics and cover girl models: OVER FATNESS means UNDER HEALTHINESS. Read the rest of this entry »

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Do you Know any Good Secrets to Improving a Bad Short Game?

When chipping around the green, set up to target with your lower body at a 45-degree angle to your target line (open stance) and keep most of your weight (about 65%) on your left side and reverse if you’re a lefty. Hold your club the same way you hold your putter and chip-putt it. We recommend using between a 6 and a 9 iron. By using a less lofty club, there’s less room for error. Most importantly, practice. Read the rest of this entry »

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Summer’s Almost Here Get Out the Bike

Bicycling can be a very enjoyable sport and a great physical exercise. But you need to make sure you come prepared. Riding in the hot sun for long periods of time can deplete your body of valuable nutrients and can cause dehydration. Read the rest of this entry »

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Marketplace to offer ‘Mouse-click’ Shopping

The way consumers purchase products is quickly changing. It is estimated in the eRetailReport that 21 percent (47 million) of Americans age 14 and older will purchase products and services online in the year 2000. That’s up from 8 percent (17 million) in 1998. The reason: Online shopping is more efficient. Read the rest of this entry »

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Previous Studies

For the past 10 years, South Shore has conducted numerous studies on the effects of its basic strength- and endurance-training programs. On average, participants have experienced excellent improvements in the areas evaluated, as indicated below. Read the rest of this entry »

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What is an association?

According to Frank Napolitano, a consultant for HealthFit Inc. in North Wales, Pa., an association should protect the industry and work toward the common good of its members. There shouldn’t be division in the ranks, at least about the major issues. The descriptions that the associations themselves provide concur (See Table). Read the rest of this entry »

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Halloween Tricks for Allergy- and Asthma-Prone Kids. Part 3

Still, even though threatening allergens lurk around every corner, children suffering from allergies can still have a frightfully fun — and safe — time. Read the rest of this entry »

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