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Let’s Talk About the Freshman 15

Let’s talk about the dreaded “Freshman 15.” You might have heard about it, but for the uninitiated- it’s an expression associated with freshmen gaining weight during their first year in college.  The cause of the weight gain is due to a combination of increased consumption of junk/fast food, lack of exercise and sleep, and alcohol

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Avoiding the Freshman 15

The infamous “Freshman 15”- the one expression Freshman hear about constantly. Let’s explore this “Freshman 15” phenomenon to get a clear understanding of what it is and how to avoid it. For the uninitiated, “Freshman 15” is an expression that refers to the amount of weight gained during a student’s first year at college. The

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