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Walt Whitman's health tips for men

Eat lean meat, bathe regularly, wear comfortable shoes and don't lead a sedentary life are some of the American poet's tips. This was all published in a thirteen-part health series. David Reynolds, Distinguished Professor of American Literature at the City of New York Graduate Center and the author of "Walt Whitman's America" explains more.

(Photo of Walt Whitman. Credit; AP)

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