Josh H. Lost 56 pounds Won $1217 In a 6-month HealthyWager From Mankato, MN Josh's doctor had been gently suggesting he lose weight for a while, but Josh was lacking the motivation to do the work. When he heard about HealthyWage, he decided that the threat of losing $600 (and having to tell his wife … Continue reading Josh H. Lost 56 pounds, Doubled His Money!
Greetings! I am thrilled to introduce myself as HealthyWage's new director of social media and communications. What makes me so excited about HealthyWage is that it directly addresses the cultural problem we face, living in society where we all get blitzed every day by social and marketing pressure to eat high calorie foods. HealthyWage helps … Continue reading Excited to Join the HealthyWage Team!
And making healthy eating choices helped her husband get fit too. "I joined the BMI Challenge after a girlfriend had registered and told me about it. I was facing my 50th birthday this year, and decided it was now or never for the weight to come off. Challenging myself by betting on myself to lose … Continue reading Member Turns 50, Gives Herself a Big Gift—Way to Go, Patti!
In 1990 a client with diabetes told me something I've never forgotten. She said she didn't want to lose anything else since she'd already experienced multiple losses in her life. She decided that in order to be healthy, she'd be okay gaining. When I looked at her with concerned eyes, she said, "Don't worry, Ellen, … Continue reading Instead of Losing Weight—Gain Thinness!
Melissa dropped 57 pounds!! Wow!! Congratulations from everyone at HealthyWage!! We want to thank Melissa for sharing her story with us: I'm so happy! You can see the loss in my face, and I feel so much better! When I started HealthyWage, I was 215lbs. I'm now 158lbs!!! 215 is the heaviest I'd ever been. … Continue reading Melissa’s Amazing Weight Loss Story
We get success stories from HealthyWage users every day! We'd like to share some of our favorite stories here on the HealthyWage Blog. Here is a story we received this afternoon from Sharon: ++++ I read about HealthyWage in Time Magazine early in 2010. I was intrigued by the monetary motivation since lack of motivation … Continue reading Sharon’s Big Success!!
In addition to working on the tough emotional issues, I rigidly record my calories and very seldom veer from my healthy eating patterns that I have developed. I do not let others influence or pressure me to eat anything that I do not want to eat. I began to place importance on the company at an event rather than the food that was being served.