Category Archives: Health and lifestyle

The MusiCorps benefit concert 2015

Tweet October 16, 2015 Tweet

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CB1 allows Asphalt Green to dismantle portions of your $70 Million community center

Tweet February 3, 2016- by Steven Greer BatteryPark.TV has previously reported how Asphalt Green is failing at providing community Tweet

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

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

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Wanna get in shape?

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

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Excellent prepared food at Le District

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

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U.S. Senate now investigates rubber pellet turf fields

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

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Turf goes down on West Thames rubber pellet field

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

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I lost by K.O.E.

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

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Try the pummelo at Le District

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

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You can now buy “medical marijuana” in New York

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

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

Tweet 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 Tweet

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NYT essay about abuse of “service pet” status

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

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De Blasio is making political gaffes when it comes to the homeless

Tweet December 28, 2015- by Steven E. Greer The Post is reporting that the reason the city has such a bad homeless problem on our streets Tweet

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The most important development in quality of life to BPC residents in a decade

Tweet November 27, 2015- by Steven E. Greer For eight years, our vital West Side bike path has been closed down due to Brookfield Place Tweet

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The Gluten Crazies have the poor little Girl Scouts now afraid to sell cookies with flour

Tweet December 12, 2015- by Steven E. Greer, MD This is so absurd. The Gluten Crazies are scaring food vendors into asking everyone, “Are you Tweet

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The Gluten Crazies are out of control and affecting menus in restaurants

Tweet April 26, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD I was eating at a French restaurant recently, and the waiter asked me if I had any allergies, Tweet

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There is a very good reason that places like Chipotle have foodborne infection epidemics

Tweet December 9, 2015- by Steven E. Greer, MD When the local Chipotle on South End Avenue opened, I was appalled at the lack of management Tweet

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Letter: Schizophrenic man urinating by ballfields menacing children

Tweet November 22, 2015- Letter to the Editor Hi Steve, Tweet

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Drill Fitness is closing

Tweet November 3, 2015- by Steven E. Greer We gave these guys at Drill Fitness a very valuable video story, and then were surprised to read an Tweet

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Stop wearing black, for the love of god

Tweet November 1, 2015- by Steven E. Greer, MD I was the first one to notice this idiotic fashion trend of women wearing all black, from head to toe. Tweet

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