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Atkins Frozen Meals….The Review!

Well, gang, today is 12/12/12.  The last time in your lifetime to see a date like that.  So let’s celebrate a last with a first.  The first time Atkins has come out with some frozen meals. I received my review … Continue reading

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I’m from the government and I’m hear to help

When you hear those words, you need to run as fast as possible in the opposite direction. Every time. Recently the Institue of Medicine came out with a report on obesity and what to do about it.  You can read … Continue reading

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11 Dieting Mistakes (and those made by stupid news articles)

Today there was an article on foxnews.com listing the 11 dieting mistakes many people make. While I agree with some of what they said, much of it is just regurgitating CW that will actually have the opposite effect intended. Below … Continue reading

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Conventional Wisdom Wrong Again….Shocking!

Well, another piece of conventional wisdom bites the dust…thank God.  Here is an article showing how the common belief that salt is bad is wrong. http://www.webmd.com/heart-disease/news/20111108/new-research-calls-salt-guidelines-into-question Not only are there only small improvements in blood pressure (1% for healthy people … Continue reading

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Overweight Man Sues White Castle…Really?!?

In this story we learn about a 290 pound guy who is suing White Castle because he doesn’t fit in their booths because of his girth.  I remember well the days when sitting in a booth was uncomfortable because my wheat … Continue reading

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How to Diet Successfully

Ever since I have been alive and old enough to pay attention, I have heard discussions about various diets.  When I was young, I would see my mother go on and off diets every year.  She would lose some weight, … Continue reading

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Chavez and Mrs. Obama Have Something in Common

Looks like Hugo and Michelle are two peas in a pod.  I say that as a joke, as I clearly don’t think Mrs. Obama is a ruthless dictator, but I do think it is a bit troubling when governments get … Continue reading

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