SAN DIEGO, Calif. (Dec. 10, 2013)-- Millions of people will make a resolution to quit smoking around Jan. 1, but a new study suggests an even more powerful motivator than New Year's resolutions: celebrity cancer diagnoses. read more
Getting in shape is no longer just a New Year's resolution.#-ad_banner-# In its annual Topline Report, the Physical Activity Council, a coalition of sports-related trade groups, found that
With Thanksgiving now behind us, the new year is right around the corner. As you begin to consider resolutions for 2014, don't forget there's still time to make some personal finance moves this year that could pay off well beyond 2013. This is especially important for anyone saving in a 401(k) plan. Show More Summary
If your New Year’s resolutions include quitting your job and starting a business, you’re not alone. What could be more fulfilling than calling the shots, setting your own hours, and making things happen? However, going off on your own...Show More Summary
Post by Maressa Brown. Leah Messer is turning over a new leaf. The Teen Mom 2 star declared her New Year's resolutions on Twitter this weekend, vowing to get clean in 2014 by quitting smoking, eliminating caffeine, and greening up her diet! "Its quittin time!" Leah tweeted on December 8. Show More Summary
Frieda’s Inc. is offering a variety of specialty foods for consumers with new year’s resolutions focusing on health. To kick off 2014, the Los Alamitos, Calif.-based company is promoting produce that supports healthy lifestyle goals...
Big holiday meals beget ambitious New Year's resolutions, so you should treat yourself or your loved ones to a tool that helps you shed a few pounds and live a healthier lifestyle. The Fitbit Flex, normally $100 and rarely discounted, is available for $80 today. Read more...
With the holidays only two weeks away (seriously!), people are already starting to take off to prepare for the family, the fun and the food. But before you decide that the calories you consume ain't no thing and that you'll just be resolute...Show More Summary
By Rob Nikolewski ? New Mexico Watchdog NOTHING TO SMILE ABOUT: Since 2006, New Mexico taxpayers have yet to see resolution in the case of former Democratic state representative Vince “Smiley” Gallegos. It’s taken nearly eight years, but it appears as though a trial will finally be held in the case of former New Mexico...
When the researchers analyzed all of the resulting data, it was clear, Karelis said, that sex qualified as “moderate exercise,” a 6-MET activity for men and 5.6-MET activity for women. That’s the equivalent, according to various estimates,...Show More Summary
As many of us list “Lose weight,” at the top of our New Year’s resolutions, some have discovered the weight loss and health benefits of Yacon, a perennial herb native… READ ON
Getting a jump on the New Year, marketing exec Curt Hanke shares his resolutions for 2014. With goals such as more creativity and more honesty, you may just want to put some of his resolutions on your list as well. The turkey’s been carved. Show More Summary
Tis the season of broken promises.The flip of the calendar page to a new year always holds such promise as we resolve to change this or that behavior -- lose weight, exercise more, wash that man right out of our hair. You get the idea. Show More Summary
Staring down a new year’s resolution looks a little different for actress Melissa Joan Hart this year. Now in what she’s calling maintenance, the star of Melissa and Joey is “no longer trying to lose weight, just to maintain a healthy lifestyle.” That’s her goal for 2014, when she will celebrate a one year anniversary [...]
Last December, I offered our WU readers a set of New Year’s resolutions to consider, and the post sparked some lively discussion. As this year draws to a close, I thought it might be fun to offer up a few more resolutions. I say this not because I have already completed all of this year’s […]
The new year is coming soon, and with it, millions of Americans will make a personal pact to lose weight as a "new year's resolution." No company stands to benefit more from these personal weight-loss promises to start the year than NutriSystem (NTRI), which has had a huge run higher this year as shown below. Show More Summary
Exercise more. Drink less. Travel. Save money. These are your unoriginal regurgitated New Year’s resolutions. And they are getting pretty tiresome, especially considering the vast majority of you never fulfill them, choosing insteadShow More Summary
With New Year's resolutions just around the corner, why not get a jump start on your sales diet. Sales expert Tom Searcy shares his tips on trimming down your sales process and increasing results. Diets are pervasive to the U.S. culture. Show More Summary
This year's holiday gift guide includes another item by our favorite tech label, a fitness wristband called UP by Jawbone ($169). Last year we fell for Jawbone's wireless portable speaker and recently, the San Fran-based brand applied their gadget know-how towards fitness. Show More Summary
Thinking ahead a month might seem like an eternity for many journalists in the thick of holiday stories and planning for vacations. But before you hang up your hat on 2013, you should make a plan for how you’ll do better in 2014. Want...Show More Summary