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LI health experts launch program to ward off the 'quarantine 15'

Health experts, including Suffolk County Legis. William R. Spencer (D-Centerport) and Dr. David Buchin, director of bariatric surgery at Northwell Health-Huntington Hospital, are launching a virtual program aimed at keeping people from gaining weight during the lockdown — dubbed the "quarantine 15."  Credit: Howard Schnapp


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