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Downhill Climb Day 100: A Progress Report!

Yesterday was Day 100 of what was initially called my “Fitness Challenge” and has since become my “Downhill Climb.”  Following is a brief progress report after 100 Days of making it happen.  Perhaps others on similar journeys have had better or worse results, but I aver that this is MY personal journey and I am […]

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Fitness Challenge Day 64: A Chat with Dr. Esselstyn

Yesterday I voiced my dilemma concerning my blood pressure meds and my frustration with the pain.  In my efforts to find a solution, I made my way to the website of Dr. Caldwell Esselstyn, a world renown specialist in the prevention of heart disease and a New York Times Best Selling author of the book […]

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Fitness Challenge Day 63: My Dilemma

I have a huge dilemma.  It has been a week since I started taking Lisinopril-HCTZ as prescribed by my doctor, who said to me a couple of weeks ago, “I would be committing malpractice if I didn’t insist that you take your blood pressure medicine.” So, after getting home from Woodflock last Monday, I started […]

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Fitness Challenge Day 41 – Another One Bites the Dust

Well, here I go again on a song theme.  As I walked yesterday the Queen song “Another One Bites the Dust” came over Pandora. It was perfect for my walk pace and also a perfect example of what is happening on this journey. Another one gone. And another one gone.  Another one bits the dust.  […]

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Fitness Challenge Day 37 – Lost My Oomph?

I was tired…been some stressful days lately. Julianne says to me “I am afraid you are losing your oomph…”  It’s not the first time this past few days she said that. According to Dictionary.com, oomph means energy, vitality and enthusiasm. Have I lost it? I don’t think so. I am just in the hot and […]

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