Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia on August 6, 1972 · Page 132
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August 6, 1972

Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia · Page 132

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DR. NEIL SOLOMON gain is evident, then the body is chemically upset. The lanky and energetic Dr. Solomon was once a "yo-yo" himself. "I would go anywhere from five to 15 pounds over my ideal weight--until I decided to take my own advice and have myself checked out. I found that I had a minor, easily treatable metabolic disorder. Since then I haven't varied in weight by more than two pounds." When questioned about fad diets, Dr. Solomon does a quick burn. "There is absolutely no truth whatsoever to the contention that it's healthiest to get the pounds off FAST. The fact is that it's downright dangerous to neglect basic nutrition and thus starve your vital organs--doing them irreparable damage." Quick-loss diets present a great temptation for the despairing overweights, so Dr. Solomon offers a few suggestions to those who want to begin to lose weight immediately--even before seeing a doctor: · Abstain from all desserts, between- meal snacks, alcohol and salt. · Eat half portions of whatever else you normally would eat. ' · Drink an eight-ounce glass of ice water five minutes before every meal. · Keep on hand a good supply of "emergency foods" such as raw vegetables for nibbling. · Carry a calorie-counter booklet at all times to remind you to think of your calorie allowance. The average daily allowance for men is estimated at 2800; for women, 2000. "Eventually, if you keep to a balanced diet and a reasonable amount of calories per day, you should not only lose weight, but "I'm taking you off sugar 'n' spice and everything nice." bring your body's metabolism back to normal," Dr. Solomon says. "But it's not always easy or even possible to do this by yourself. Seeing a doctor who is qualified to diagnose the stumbling blocks and tailor a diet to your specific need is the only sane thing to do." Exercise certainly is an important part of the Solomon prescription. The doctor him- self keeps on the run every day to various jobs as Maryland's Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene, attending his private practice, and teaching at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He is also a husband and father of three. The best exercise for anyone interested, he says with a smile, is sex. "It burns up approximately 300 calories per couple." YOUR HANDWRITING ANALYZED BY COMPUTER Objectively... completely... with amazing accuracy! Get the inside story on YOU! When analyzed by our giant IBM computer with our unique copyrighted program, your handwriting may tell you things about yourself your mirror can't--and your friends won't! Like mayo*-whether you're generous or selfish Like maybe- if your sex drive is average, high, or weak Like maybe-whether you're methodical or impulsive Like maybe-if you have hidden strengths or insecurities--have latent talents, are modest, vain, etc., etc.. Yes, it's true: Science takes over where even family fears to tread! Just scribble a few lines for "MR. SPECS"--(what we call our computer, who sees right through you by checking your handwriting) and be astonished by the personalized computer letter "MR. SPECS" sends back! Yes, CHART has now taken the long accepted science of graphology one big step further--and teamed it with the computer, the most accurate and reliable analytical machine known to man. The result is a copyrighted computerized handwriting analysis system. It yields up to 4 billion distinctly different analyses.. .That means a different one possible for each and every person in the whole world! You see, handwriting is virtually a CHART of personality. And our computer is 'programmed to provide YOU with a scientific, honest, reliable verbal chart of your own character traits and personality. This is not a vending machine in an amusement park. Or a fortune cookie in a restaurant. This is science at work to help you know yourself--inside out! You receive all this personal guidance information for only $5.00. Strictly confidential, too--you get the only copy of the three page computer letter. What you do: Simply write in normal penmanship on unlined paper this sentence: "Something in the handwriting sample I am giving you will communicate my personality to your computer" and sign your name in full. That's all. We do the rest. ©1973 CHART INC. No On* UiuUr 19 ii Eligible le Participate in this Program. I I I FOR ONLY $5.00 YOU CAN LEARN WHO YOU REALLY ARE Use this handy coupon below today: CHART, P.O. Box 100405 Atlanta, Georgia 30348 Dept. P-862A Yes, I do want to learn more about myself through your computerized analysis of my handwriting. Enclosed is D Check O Cash D Money Order for $5.00... or charge my account at D Diners'Club n Master Charge D BankAmericard Account No ^^_ Signature Name . . ChWRT Address . City __ State_ A Consumer Subsidiary of United Computer Facilities. I I I I Allow 2 to 3 weeks for normal return by First Class Mail. For priority · handling by Special Delivery add $1.00. | D Male D Female D Left Handed Age,

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