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Man sheds 70 pounds walking in the yard

Tuesday, February 05, 2013

Read an inspiring story of a man named Dave Palmer, in the newspaper today, so I'm sharing it with all of you!! Dave has Downs syndrome. He's literally taken steps - many of them - to help improve his weight and heart health!!

www.kansas.com/2013/02/0
4/2663684/man-sheds-70-pou
nds-walking-in.html


I don't know if this man can be made an honorary member of SparkPeople in absentia, but maybe someone in Allentown, PA is a member here and can invite him!! Then we can shower him with SparkGoodies!! I found this particularly encouraging as one of my cousins had a son with Downs and he died at a young age - he would be about

Oh here's a link from the hometown paper, I guess -

articles.mcall.com/2012-
11-27/news/mc-downs-weight
-loss-burbs-20121127_1_all
entown-man-workout-winner-side-porch


Way to go, Dave Palmer!!
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