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Cycling getting some good press!

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by lanman, Aug 27, 2005.

  1. lanman

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    PORTLAND, Oregon (AP) -- To shed the pounds that crept around her waistline, Linda Ginenthal began riding her bike to work -- an easy 3 1/2-mile trip.

    It's not a marathon, nor is it a grueling hike. Yet diet experts say it's the kind of daily activity that could hold the secret to why Oregon is the only state in the nation where the obesity rate did not increase in the past year.


    The rest of the article here; http://www.cnn.com/2005/HEALTH/diet.fitness/08/24/obesity.oregon.ap/index.html
     

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