The Big Business of Losing Weight as a New Year’s Resolution

I noticed them the day before Christmas, when I turned on the TV. Blaring from my screen, in quick succession, the barrage of weight loss advertisements, clearly designed and intended for women who are feeling a bit bad about overindulging at the holidays, or who have chosen weight loss as their New Year’s Resolution. It seems like the advertisements start earlier each year. They play on the fears, and the guilt, that so many of us have been conditioned to feel around the holidays. Read More The Big Business of Losing Weight as a New Year’s Resolution