TV fitness programs are helping viewers stay fit and healthy

April 1997
Jet;04/21/97, Vol. 91 Issue 22, p16
Announces that television fitness programs are helping viewers to stay fit and healthy. Comments from Victoria Johnson of `Victoria's Body Shoppe' on the Sports Network; Lifetime, ESPN, The Family Channel and FiT TV as other cable networks offering fitness programs.


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