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Weight Watchers’ Profits Plummet as More People Embrace Ketogenic Diet

Weight Watchers, one of the world’s largest diet companies, is struggling yet again as shares dwindle amid “competition” from ketogenic diets. In 2011, the company gave up on calorie counting, admitting it was “unhelpful.” Now, CNN Business reports people are increasingly turning away from carbs — and diets that promote them. “CEO Mindy Grossman attributed… Read More »

Free People Launches New CBD Range And We’re All For It

CBD is the potent super-plant which boasts natural powers to relax, restore and repair. Akin to other wellness-superstars like detoxifying charcoal or inflammation-fighting turmeric, CBD offers blissful-not-buzzy-benefits and can be a therapeutic addition to your daily routine. So, when Free People revealed the latest addition to their beauty and wellness section, we got just a little… Read More »

Researchers are worried that people with chronic disease are not being active enough

The George Institute for Global Health at the University of Oxford measured the duration and intensity of physical activity levels over seven days and compared those participants with, and those without, chronic disease. They found that those with chronic disease, even those conditions that don’t directly limit capacity for exercise, spent less time active. Around… Read More »