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May 16th, 2014

Fed Up: Movie Review

“Terror from within”… “What if our entire approach has been dead wrong”… “If a foreign nation were doing that to our children we would defend our families”… These are just some of the incendiary quotes from “Fed UP”, the documentary film directed by Stephanie Soechtig.

August 3rd, 2012

Fit Bit Pedometer Review (My NEAT Step Experiment Pt 2) Update June 2013

“Sitting too much  could kill you!” Alarming headlines this past month once again scared health conscious readers as journalists reported another new study showing a correlation between sitting time and mortality. Of course, just because you work a desk job doesn’t mean you are going to keel over dead tomorrow if you don’t change careers to something on your feet and more physical… say, lumberjack… or postal delivery person, for example. However, the data is real – and it’s clear: For people who continue with their desk potato ways and do not at least counterbalance it with more walking and physical activity, their risk of getting sick, weak and fat in the coming years really does go up. Fortunately, as I mentioned in part 1 and in previous articles, there are some neat little gadgets that might help motivate you to get off your butt and walk more. Today I review the Fit Bit…