Navigation Links
Weight Watchers(R) Expands Licensed Food Categories with Launch of New Baked Goods, Frozen Novelty and Cheese Products to Encourage a More Sensible Lifestyle
Date:3/19/2009

Studies show economic climate causing stress and consumers feeling out of control

NEW YORK, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers have a strong desire to feel more in control of their lives during times when finances feel out of control. According to the latest Yankelovich Monitor, however, there is a significant gap between how much consumers value control and their ability to achieve it. While 81% of consumers say being in control of their lives is important, only 45% describe themselves as being in control. While many aspects of life are difficult to control during these uncertain times, there are things consumers can manage - such as investing in their health and well-being. To satisfy the needs of people looking to make simple and sensible changes to their daily pattern and regain some control, the manufacturers of Weight Watchers retail food products are expanding their portion and calorie-controlled food options by launching thirteen new products in several categories including sweet baked goods, frozen novelties and cheeses. Consumers will now have delicious alternatives when selecting sensible foods from the grocery store shelves.

"Between busy, everyday life and the stresses of the economy, it's no wonder that taking the time to make sensible food choices isn't high on people's priority lists," says HGTV lifestyle expert Susie Coelho, who joined forces with Weight Watchers licensed foods to share ideas on how to take back control of their lives and make themselves and their health a priority. "The new Weight Watchers foods are convenient ways to make snacking on the go or entertaining a group of friends simpler with portion-controlled and lower calorie options." The new products enable consumers to swap out traditional full fat food choices for more sensible ones and restore control by making smarter food choices.

The new Weight Watchers sweet baked goods, frozen novelties and cheeses o
'/>"/>

SOURCE Weight Watchers International, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Early Weight Loss in Women Linked to Dementia
2. New research explores newborn in-hospital weight loss
3. Weight-Loss Surgeries Extend Lives
4. School-based overweight prevention program may cut risk of eating disorders among girls
5. Overweight toddlers and those not in day care at risk for iron deficiency
6. Weight Watchers Declares Quarterly Dividend
7. Eat Seafood, See Weight Loss: Recent Study Finds Another Reason to Eat Seafood for a Fit Lifestyle
8. Weight Gain May Spell Trouble for Heart Failure Patients
9. New Research From America On the Move Foundation Indicates American Weight Loss Efforts Stalling
10. Weight loss game looking for NEAT-o results
11. Aerobic, Weight Training Combo Best Against Diabetes
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/30/2014)... ... ... ... , UCLA researchers interviewed people with diverticulitis and confirmed that many suffer psychological and physical ... Life Research , a UCLA team led by Dr. Brennan Spiegel interviewed patients in great detail about the symptoms they experience weeks, ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... July 30, 2014 The Ehlers-Danlos National ... of Directors. Sandra Aiken Chack will serve as chair. ... the EDNF 2014 Annual Learning Conference in Houston, Texas ... an ambitious agenda ahead of us. From the rollout ... Research at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center to our ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... 30, 2014 LTC Consumer, an independent, free ... care insurance, features an Instant Quote tool on its website, ... of LTC Consumer. Quotes are free and unlimited. , The ... only seven areas – including age, gender, and state of ... seconds (you don’t need to enter any contact information to ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) ... Cochran (R-MS) and Roger Wicker (R-MS) for their ... under Medicare, Medicaid and Federal Communications Commission programs. ... introduced the Telehealth Enhancement Act as S. 2662, ... 3306, introduced by Rep. Gregg Harper (R-MS) which ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... OR (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 ... evaluating the quality of care that their practitioners ... CEO, Mr. Andrew Rowe, discussed the importance of ... to improve physician performance and quality of care. ... effective practitioner evaluation, Mr. Rowe elaborated on setting ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Diverticulitis patients reveal psychological, physical symptoms long after acute attacks 2Health News:Diverticulitis patients reveal psychological, physical symptoms long after acute attacks 3Health News:Ehlers-Danlos National Foundation Announces New Leadership 2Health News:LTC Consumer Launches Online Tool for Getting Instant Long Term Care Insurance Estimates 2Health News:ATA Applauds Senators’ Push for Federal Telemedicine Improvements 2Health News:AllMed Webinar Helps Hospitals Optimize Practitioner Evaluations in Peer Review 2Health News:AllMed Webinar Helps Hospitals Optimize Practitioner Evaluations in Peer Review 3
... PRUSSIA, Pa., July 17 Universal,Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: ... voted to pay a cash dividend of $0.08 per ... of September 2, 2008., Universal Health Services, Inc. ... its subsidiaries, acute care and behavioral,health hospitals, and ambulatory ...
... MX Grand Prix, CAPE TOWN, South Africa, July ... Corporation headquartered in,Cape Town, South Africa, and the distributor ... prevent potentially devastating motor sport,injuries to the cervical spine ... Sponsor to the South African Leg of the 2008 ...
... July 16, 2008 Galderma Pharma S.A., a ... that Japan,s Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare has ... for acne vulgaris in Japan. The drug will be ... arm of Galderma, and strategic alliance partner Shionogi. , ...
... help those at risk of obesity or with high ... babies ready to graduate from breast milk or formula ... they receive whole milk, instead of reduced-fat or fat-free ... of Pediatrics (AAP) now advise parents of toddlers who ...
... and Equipment to Young Patients and Helps ... Raise Money for Make-A-Wish Foundation, PITTSBURGH, ... train-themed "JR" autonomous mobile robot to children,s,hospitals across the country ... Foundation for each JR TUG that is deployed. The JR ...
... July 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mindray,Medical International Limited (NYSE: ... of medical devices worldwide has announced today that ... products as well as,unveil three new units and ... Chemistry (AACC) conference. The conference will be attended,by ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Leatt Corporation To Sponsor 2008 South African Motocross Grand Prix 2Health News:Leatt Corporation To Sponsor 2008 South African Motocross Grand Prix 3Health News:Galderma announces approval for Differin gel 0.1 percent in Japan 2Health News:Low-Fat Milk OK for Some Toddlers 2Health News:Aethon's Train-Themed Delivery Robot Available To Children's Hospitals Nationwide 2Health News:Mindray to Unveil Three New Products and Reagents at AACC Annual Meeting 2Health News:Mindray to Unveil Three New Products and Reagents at AACC Annual Meeting 3
(Date:7/30/2014)... DALLAS , July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ... on Global and Chinese Heparin sodium (CAS 9041-08-1) ... reviews the basic information of Heparin sodium (CAS ... application and manufacturing technology. The report then explores ... (CAS 9041-08-1) & calcium (CAS 37270-89-6) listing their ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... July 30, 2014   Medical Equipment Solutions, Corp. ... awarded a Department of Defense (US Army) contract valued ... a mobile MRI diagnostic machine and technical support staffing. ... through the Small Business Administration (SBA), Medical Equipment is ... with the latest medical diagnostic equipment. The SBA 8-A ...
(Date:7/30/2014)... July 30, 2014   Epic Sciences, Inc. ... designs and develops novel diagnostics to personalize and ... today the completion of a $30 million Series ... investors RusnanoMedInvest (RMI) and Arcus Ventures, existing investors ... Investments, as well as undisclosed individual investors. With ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Heparin Sodium & Calcium Industry for Global and Chinese Markets Forecast to 2019 2Heparin Sodium & Calcium Industry for Global and Chinese Markets Forecast to 2019 3Heparin Sodium & Calcium Industry for Global and Chinese Markets Forecast to 2019 4Heparin Sodium & Calcium Industry for Global and Chinese Markets Forecast to 2019 5Medical Equipment Solutions Corp. Awarded $2 Million contract To Service DoD 2Epic Sciences Announces Series C Financing to Advance Essential Cancer Diagnostics for Personalized Medicine 2Epic Sciences Announces Series C Financing to Advance Essential Cancer Diagnostics for Personalized Medicine 3
... China, April 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- At the invitation ... of Sichuan University, Mr.Vishnu Chaturvedi, the expert from the New York ... Medical College, USA, and also the Editor in Chief ... lecture to the faculty and the students of the ...
... that they have received FDA clearance to market the ... i-Lipo is the first direct skin contact laser ... receive FDA clearance for circumferential reduction. Based on results ... volunteers, the FDA found that over 70% of participants ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Chromogenex Receives FDA Clearance for Circumferential Reduction for i-Lipo Body Contouring System 2Chromogenex Receives FDA Clearance for Circumferential Reduction for i-Lipo Body Contouring System 3
... AEM Laparoscopic Instruments incorporate a layered design ... shielded and monitored to prevent stray electrosurgical ... caused by insulation failure or capacitive coupling; ... shield built into all AEM Instruments provides ...
... Instruments incorporate a layered design unique in ... monitored to prevent stray electrosurgical burns along ... insulation failure or capacitive coupling; a well-documented ... into all AEM Instruments provides a neutral ...
SOLOS Endoscopy shares your commitment to provide every patient with the highest quality care available through our ongoing research and development of advanced surgical instruments and diagnostic so...
SOLOS Endoscopy shares your commitment to provide every patient with the highest quality care available through our ongoing research and development of advanced surgical instruments and diagnostic so...
Medicine Products: