People Are Talking About . . .

by Joy Keller on Jul 31, 2008

. . . a heart monitor that uses sensors woven into the fabric of underwear to warn people before they have a stroke; . . . new television reality shows likeThe Biggest Loser and Celebrity Fit Club, which promote exercise and . . . the CardioWest Total nutrition instead of drastic plastic surgery for weight loss;Artificial Heart, a new device for gravely ill patients that replaces the left and right ventricles; . . . Punk Rock Yoga, a “raw and organic” hatha-style class that meets in a nightclub and features live music, including easy-listening versions of punk classics;. . . an experimental nasal spray called PYY 3-36 for obesity that reportedly helps regulate appetite.

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Joy Keller

Joy Keller IDEA Author/Presenter

Joy Keller is executive editor of IDEA Fitness Journal and is also a certified personal trainer, indoor cycling instructor, yoga teacher (RYT 200) and Reiki Master.