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2014-01-13 23:02:04

Anyone who watches ABC’s “Extreme Weight Loss” wonders if there are any tips or tricks not shown on camera. One contestant shares his secret weapon. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 13, 2014 ABC’s “Extreme Weight Loss” is one of the most popular shows on television attracting an audience of more than 7 million viewers per episode. Why? Americans love triumphant stories that show individuals defeating seemingly insurmountable odds; a metaphor often for the struggles we all face...

2010-12-21 00:01:47

It has long been suspected that a student's learning is enhanced by movement. In fact Aristotle was termed "peripatetic" for his teaching style, meaning "Ëœwalking around'. Rutgers has put 150 students in motion to test the scientific validity of this concept. Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) December 20, 2010 Great discoveries have come from American basements and garages over the past century and the basement of the Loree gym at Rutgers University hopes to add its name to the list with a...

2010-11-19 00:00:43

The burden of rising health care costs is shifting to Texas employees. TrekDesk offers a solution to restore health and reduce the impact of these rising medical costs. Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) November 18, 2010 A survey of 2,800 Dallas, Texas employers from Mercer Consulting, released this week, revealed that 47% plan on shifting a greater percentage of health care costs to their employees. TrekDesk treadmill desks offer a unique solution proven to reduce the cost of health care: walking while...

2010-11-12 00:00:41

Moderate exercise such as walking boosts mood and its positive effects last up to 12 hours afterwards. TrekDesk allows individuals to walk their entire workday without leaving their desk. Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) November 11, 2010 Two studies this month have reported dire statistics describing the mental health of most American adults. The National Institutes of Health reported that 9% suffer from depression and the American Psychological Association reported 75% are experiencing stress....

2010-11-08 00:00:45

Sedentary lifestyles present a tremendous challenge to the health of American citizens. Diabetes projections from the NIH over the next four decades are alarming however in Native American communities this dire future already exists. Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) November 7, 2010 Last week the National Institutes of Health announced that within four decades 1/3 of U.S. adults will develop diabetes in their lifetime. This alarming statistic pales in comparison to the potential devastation within...

2010-10-30 00:00:46

Thin or fat, individuals who are sedentary through the day face the same risks of diseases that are crippling our nation. TrekDesk has launched a Movement Revolution designed to educate Americans out of their chairs. Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) October 28, 2010 "Who would you believe is more likely to develop heart disease during their lifetime, someone height weight proportionate who exercises daily or an overweight, sedentary individual?" asks Steve Bordley, CEO of TrekDesk.com. The answer...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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