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The Kitchen Gadget That’s Giving My Health a Reboot This Month

Juicero Fresh Pressed Juice at home

Sometimes, a little refresh is necessary… and a company that helps people sip on delicious, nutrient-packed juice pressed from fruits and veggies understands that. Just about a year after it debuted to lots of wellness-tech buzz, Juicero—often referred to as the “Keurig of cold-pressed juice” thanks to its innvoative, single-serving style—is making some changes. The biggest? Many people balked at the initial $700 price tag (for good reason!), so they’re dropping the price to $399. Not exactly a bargain, but at that price it will…

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The workout wear you need to stay fit during the holidays

j. crew hoodie: workout wear

These days, my workout goals are shifting: I’m focused on getting strong, sweating out toxins, breathing deeply and keeping my heart healthy. I’ve been trying some new classes in the city (I’m OBSESSED with Y7’s hip hop yoga classes) and spinning a ton. I’ve also been boxing after shunning it for years— not only is it bringing out all kinds of definition in my arms (score!) but I can feel my brain working hard to make sure my arms are…

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Smackdown: Best Fitness Trackers Under $100

Fitness Trackers Under $100

If you’ve been curious about fitness trackers but haven’t hopped on the bandwagon yet, there are plenty of reasons to do it. First, they’re a data lover’s dream come true, allowing you keep tabs on your daily wellness habits, from meals to movement to sleep. Even if you’re not that into the “quantified self,” you can’t help but motivated by all the gentle nudges to stand up, get your steps in, keep moving, and get to bed. They’re also insanely easy to…

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5 new fitness wearables that could transform your health

OmBra: Fitness wearables

Fitness wearables are far from flawless when it comes to really helping us live healthier lives. In fact, recent studies have found that in some cases they may actually hinder weight loss and mess with workout progress by sucking the fun out of fitness via overwhelming data points. Still, many people swear by their Fitbit’s impact on how much they move throughout the day, or love how their heart-rate monitor allows them to train in target heart-rate zones for efficient fat…

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7 facts about Juicero, the Keurig of cold-pressed juice

Juicero Cold Pressed Juice

Juicero may be the most talked-about good-for-you kitchen gadget of the year, and it’s no wonder. Created by Doug Evans, the co-founder of popular New York City juice bar chain Organic Avenue, it brought in $120 million in investments and earned the nickname the “Keurig of juice” long before it debuted at the end of March. It allows you to make fresh, cold-pressed juice at home, without the headaches: No chopping, no washing, no waste. No beet stains on your cutting…

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7 simple ways to stay focused (and fight technology distraction)

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There are a bazillion tech solutions that are supposed to make every aspect of life faster and easier. So why do so many people feel like technology slows them down and makes life and work harder?  Trust me, I’m not immune: My business revolves around my laptop, which can be a tool of record-breaking productivity or, 16 browser tabs later, can completely overwhelm me. Oh, and can we just discuss Pinterest? Distraction City.  As the school season begins and the kids need to create…

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