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Get Healthy Like A Man: Fitness Test Failure

 By Paul Ross, U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Public Affairs Two more sit-ups. Two more sit-ups were all that stood between me and losing the respect of my co-workers. Two more sit-ups were all that stood between me and having to hear my wife ask, “Seriously?” as she failed to hold back her laughter. Two more sit-ups were …

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Get Healthy Like a Man

By Paul R. Ross, U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Public Affairs I’m a typical man. I get a monthly manicure. I lather, rinse and repeat. I even cry every time Patrick Swayze hoists up Jennifer Grey at the end of “Dirty Dancing” … err … I mean “Road House” – when he beats up all those guys. So …

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