January Dry-Out: The 30-Day Power Plan

Improve your life in January or anytime throughout the year with this 30-day plan!

January Dry-Out: The 30-Day Power Plan

From loved ones’ birthdays to office happy hours, there are many reasons why you might pick up a glass or two of beer or wine each week. But whether you’re looking to cut back or want to lose a few pounds, adopting a healthier lifestyle is as easy as following these four tips. Licensed therapist and life coach Tia Brown shares the step-by-step plan you need to recharge your mind and body in just 30 days – plenty of time to make lasting changes.

Make Over Your Social Calendar

Plan to succeed by scheduling fun activities to do with family and friends, such as watching a movie, joining a workout class, or catching a concert or sports game. You’ll actively remove temptations and regain control in what you will be doing. Swap a night out at the bar for a new hobby or tradition that doesn’t revolve around food or drinks and you’ll be on the road to success.

Want to help lower your risk of getting cancer? The answer could be in the food you eat! Dr. John Whyte, chief medical officer at WebMD and the author of "Take Control of Your Cancer Risk," says there are three kinds of foods that could really help prevent cancer: garlic, fish and grapes. And what three kinds of foods should you avoid? Red and processed meats, refined grains, and alcoholic and sugary drinks. Watch the videos below to learn more about how food could be connected to your cancer risk.