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Archive for September, 2007

Video: Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery

Posted by bodyworksfitness on September 30, 2007

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Ouch! Why not treat the mind?

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Video: Nintendo Wii Fit Parody

Posted by bodyworksfitness on September 30, 2007

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“…a little white thing you stand on.”

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Why Quitting is Good for You

Posted by bodyworksfitness on September 30, 2007

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“New research finds that people who give up on unattainable goals are physically and mentally healthier than ‘bulldogs’ who persevere against all odds. The importance of knowing when to throw in the towel.”

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Video: Outtakes from World Travelling Dancer “Matt”

Posted by bodyworksfitness on September 12, 2007

I really envy this guy…

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Videos: My Picks – “The Best Bad Dancing on the Internet”

Posted by bodyworksfitness on September 12, 2007

Bad dancing is fun to watch?

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Some people like “reality” shows, I like bad dancing videos…

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Videos: 92 Year Old Dancer Interviewed on CBS

Posted by bodyworksfitness on September 11, 2007

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Frankie Manning’s showin’ us young people how it’s done!

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Dirty Dancing Choreography at a Wedding

Posted by bodyworksfitness on September 11, 2007

What a great idea!

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Video: “The Office” – Jim Pops Dwight’s Exercise Ball

Posted by bodyworksfitness on September 9, 2007

 What do you do when a co-worker annoys you with their new exercise ball routine?

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Video: Woman Eating Fries When On a Diet…

Posted by bodyworksfitness on September 9, 2007

Don’t tell a woman “I thought you were trying to lose weight”!

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Does Caffeine Perk Up Memory?

Posted by bodyworksfitness on September 9, 2007

“…the mega–coffee drinkers were 30 percent less likely to suffer memory loss at age 65 and 70 percent less likely over age 80 than non–coffee drinkers.”

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British Women: Having Cosmetic Surgery for Partners

Posted by bodyworksfitness on September 7, 2007

“…only the British women said that they had undergone cosmetic surgery to suit the desires of a particular man.”

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“American respondents consistently claimed to have had cosmetic surgery ‘for themselves’.”

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“Your best friend can make you fat”

Posted by bodyworksfitness on September 6, 2007

Blame it on your friends!

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Appetite-Killing Hormone Negates Joy of Eating

Posted by bodyworksfitness on September 6, 2007

“Got Leptin?” 

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