Category Archives: Health Icon News

Michelle Mohr

I saw Michelle Mohr on the Today Show this morning.  It’s the first time that I heard about her story. She lost 100 pounds and has kept it off for five years?  That’s amazing.  Here is how she did it: … Continue reading

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Hey, Tony Horton Was In My Gym Tonight!

Well, kinda/sorta… Tonight, when I went to the gym, there was a dude working out, by the dumbbell rack, and he had one of those netbook computers with him.  I never saw that before in the gym – ever. And, … Continue reading

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Tony Horton & P90X

Great stuff on Tony Hotron and P90X via Men’s Health – That’s right. [Tony] Horton is heading to QVC—the network darling of little old ladies in quilted housedresses—to sell his P90X workout program. (“Just two easy payments of $64.95, plus … Continue reading

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Weight Loss Programs & Celebrity Spokespeople

I saw something on this topic in the New York Times today: “When Dieting Becomes a Role to Play.”

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Happy Birthday Tony Horton!

The big five-three!  Attaboy Tony. I hope I look half as good as you when I turn 53, four years and four months from now.

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Superhero Maker

WebMD talked to Ryan Reynolds’ trainer, Bobby Strom, on how the actor gets into such great shape: We talked to the man behind those abs, personal trainer Bobby Strom, about his superhero workout. When you started working with [Ryan] Reynolds … Continue reading

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Jack LaLanne’s Passing

The news this evening via the AP – Jack LaLanne, the fitness guru who inspired television viewers to trim down and pump iron for decades before exercise became a national obsession, died Sunday. He was 96. LaLanne died of respiratory … Continue reading

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