Category Archives: Health and lifestyle

The MusiCorps benefit concert 2015

October 16, 2015

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Shoddy construction of the West Thames cancer turf field

Update November 18, 2016- The fence was finally properly installed.

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Stuyvesant Community Center to hold open house Saturday

June 24, 2016- Stuyvesant Community Center, which recently slashed the price of membership

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The new CDC guidelines for prescribing opioid pain pills

June 3, 2016- Interviewed by Steven E. Greer, MD The musician Prince died from a fentanyl overdose. Michael Jackson died from a sleeping medication

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Letter: The new management of Asphalt Green BPC is horrible

May 12, 2016- Letter to the Editor by Jim Hi Steven,

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Uber freak

February 21, 2016

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The egregious athletic coaching most kids receive

March 25, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD In 2005, at age 37, I got some good PGA golf lessons at Muirfield Golf Club in Ohio: Jack Nicklaus’

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BPCA refuses to allow Asphalt Green to dismantle portions of the $70 million community center

Update March 1, 2016- As a direct result of our reporting, below, the BPCA has refused to allow

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Tip of the Week: The Chick’n Shack diet made me 30% stronger

February 18th and 21st, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD On Wednesday the 18th, I was surprisingly 30% stronger than normal in the gym,

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Tip of the Week: Get progressive lenses

February 13, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD I recently had a proper eye exam performed in SoHo by Dr. Janis Harris (399 West Broadway

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Quality study shows that high intensity workout with high protein diet gets people shredded in four weeks

February 3, 2016- We have previously mentioned the Stuyvesant Community Center’s high intensity

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Wanna get in shape?

Update December 20, 2015- Starting next month, boxing cross-fit (see above). Also, see below.

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Excellent prepared food at Le District

January 13, 2016- This is enough to feed several people and the total was $30.

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U.S. Senate now investigates rubber pellet turf fields

January 22, 2016- The U.S. Senate is now weighing in on the safety of those ubiquitous

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Turf goes down on West Thames rubber pellet field

January 16, 2016- The turf and rubber pellets are being installed.

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I lost by K.O.E.

January 13, 2016- by Steven E. Greer This cardio boxing class at the Stuyvesant Community center is more of a genuine boxing class

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Try the pummelo at Le District

January 9, 2016- The latest seasonal items at Le District are the pummelo (a sweet grapefruit)

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You can now buy “medical marijuana” in New York

January 7, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD The medical marijuana dispensaries in New York are now open. However, you might be disappointed.

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Tip of the Week: How to lose 20-pounds in 90-days without trying

January 4, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD Louise Aronne, MD (i.e. David Letterman’s doctor) is the Director of the Cornell Comprehensive Weight Loss Center and

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NYT essay about abuse of “service pet” status

January 2, 2016- The NYT has an essay about the abuse of divisibility laws by normal people

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