Monday, April 20, 2009

Harvard or Glamour?

Is it just me or is there something really odd about getting an email from Harvard Medical School with a pitch around getting in shape for summer????

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From: Harvard Medical School []
Sent: Monday, April 20, 2009 2:32 PM
Subject: Get in Shape for Summer and Save

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Harvard Health Publications -- Harvard Medical School


Dear Valued Customer,

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Healthy Solutions to Lose Weight and Keep It Off

Exercise: A program you can live with

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Ed Coburn
Publishing Director
Harvard Health Publications