Dr. Oz's 31-Day Jan-YOU-ary Plan

Dedicate this month to yourself! Get Dr. Oz's top tips for weight loss, stress, energy and more – all month long.

Dr. Oz's 31-Day Jan-YOU-ary Plan

Start 2014 with small changes that can make a big impact on your overall health. From easy weight loss tips to stress management, this plan will give you the tools to help build a better you. Make the commitment to dedicate January to yourself – you won't regret it.

Commit to the Plan


Celebrate the start of a new year with Dr. Oz's 31-Day Jan-YOU-ary plan! Transform your health and discover a brand new you. From weight loss to stress control, Dr. Oz is sharing his best tips that make it easier than ever to revamp your life.

Take this day to think about where you can carve out the time to participate. Set aside a few minutes for yourself and make the promise that you will follow through. Then tune in to The Dr. Oz Show and check back here for daily tip reveals. You can do it!

Exactly How to De-Escalate Aggression From a Stranger

Follow security Expert Bill Staton's important advice to keep yourself safe.

Have you ever had a tense interaction with a stranger in public? Perhaps your shopping carts accidentally knocked into each other or there was a misunderstanding in communication and the other person gets angry. You may wonder how you can de-escalate the aggression and exit the situation safely. So security expert Bill Stanton has your go-to advice for staying alert and protecting yourself in the face of verbal aggression and physical attacks.

THE INITIAL INTERACTION

Bill Stanton: "It always starts with something small, like someone being too close to you, or even more common, you get bumped by a shopping cart. You want to look at their eyes first -it may reveal emotional changes. But you can't rely on just that. Look at what their trunk is doing; a person's torso will reveal their intent. Body language like raising hands, heightened expression, tense shoulders — these are natural responses to a person who is feeling threatened and will escalate. They may begin to zero in on the space between you and them, and their voice will get louder and louder. You want to read this before it gets further and becomes explosive."

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