7 Deals to Celebrate World Health Day
To honor World Health Day -- that's today -- we've assembled a collection of deals designed to keep people on target whether they're counting calories or ticking off the miles on a long run. From digital scales to fish oil that tastes nothing at all like its name, these discounts are designed to support health (and budgets) for the long run.
Why we love this deal: This New York Times best-seller on Amazon is the perfect primer on the consequences of high blood sugar and the increasing links to chronic and inflammatory diseases -- but more importantly, it illustrates how diet and exercise can reduce blood sugar and transform someone's overall health. It's selling at 39 percent off its list price.
Why we love this deal: Whether walking or running, these $35 clearance kicks from Kohl's will pamper your feet as you put on the miles and drop the pounds.
Why we love this deal: Shaker cups are a must-have for making protein shakes and smoothies, and this 75 percent-off deal from Woot even offers free shipping on a two-pack -- meaning health-drink fans can have them for about the price of a Frappuccino.
Why we love this deal: Cook up some guilt-free goodness in about three minutes and save money on pricey baked chips with this deal from OverHalfSale.com, which includes free shipping. In addition to a custom-designed tray for microwaving the chips, this 57 percent-off deal comes with a slicer that makes it easier to turn potatoes or even apples into a healthy, crunchy snack.
Why we love this deal: Omega 3 oils are essential for good health, and this $16.50 deal on a three-month supply from 4AllVitamins.com is the perfect way to discover why Coromega is consistently rated not only as one of the best sources for fish oils, but hands-down one of the tastiest. A proprietary emulsion method promises three times the absorption rate of typical fish oil capsules, and at the same time removes the unsavory aftertaste -- no more fish burps!
Why we love this deal: This kid-friendly best-seller on Amazon adjusts easily for smaller jumpers, all the way to middle-schoolers, and features soft grips and a built-in counter that tracks each hop, skip, and jump. It's offered for 72 percent off its typical sale price
Why we love this deal: When calories count, this popular item on Amazon keeps health-conscious eaters on target. Featuring a one-touch button to subtract the weight of a bowl or container, this battery-powered digital scale measures food weighing up to 11 pounds in increments of 0.05 ounces (or 1 gram) for ultimate precision. It even comes with batteries.