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NBCís "The Biggest Losers", Ed Brantley & Heba Salama on BHI
Published Sunday, July 4, 2010

Bald Head Island, NC - - July 4, 2010 - - Don't miss July 4th on Bald Head Island! July Fourth marks the apex of summertime celebrations, and thereís no place that does it better than Bald Head Island. Holiday highlights include the ferry fireworks cruise, Conservancy annual picnic and raffle at Cape Fear Station, and the legendary golf cart parade where islanders decorate their carts and compete for prizes and bragging rights.
Itís legendary on Bald Head Island to celebrate the 4th of July with a golf cart parade. This year, Ed Brantley and Heba Salama, weight-loss winners from NBC's The Biggest Losernetwork series will be leading the parade. Ed & Hebaís visit to the island is hosted by The Bald Head Island Center for Wellness and the Island Retreat Spa and Salon. Ed and Heba will be answering questions, taking photos and signing autographs during the Red, White and Blue Cookout, providing kids food demonstration and practicing the art of relaxation for health at the islandís spa.
Ed and Heba shot to fame as weight loss winners on TV's The Biggest Loser by losing a combined total of 277 pounds. The couple continues to spread the message of health and well-being by writing a cookbook of healthy recipes, working with non-profit organizations to prevent childhood obesity and promote fitness, as well as appearing regularly as guest speakers.
Bald Head Island is a second home and vacation community located just off the coast of Southport, NC. The islandís wild beauty, expansive recreational options, full service spa and beautiful accommodations make it the perfect place for health and well-being. The Bald Head Island Center for Wellness, the cornerstone of the Bald Head Island Limitedís Life Enhancement programs, offers an unparalleled combination of nutrition, exercise and behavioral health instruction designed to improve your overall health and well-being. Led by health professionals, The Center offers workshops throughout the year. Five day all-inclusive island retreats start at $600 per person.
The Centerís next five day retreat is planned for September 12 -16th, 2010.

The Bald Head Island Center for Wellness, LLC
Cathie Ostrowski, MS, RD, LDN
PO Box 1298
Apex, NC 27502

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