Shopping Is Good For Your Health, Says Study

Talk about a study after our hearts. Who needs treadmills and gym memberships when a simple stroll through the mall will do, so says a new UK research study which claims that the average woman burns up to 48,000 calories a year from shopping. Every minute spent clamoring through the sales rack helps you burn up to five calories according to the study, which was commissioned by Skinny Cow Low-Fat Ice Creams. And if, like us, you ever have that burnout feeling after a day spent shopping it's because you've been, well, exercising. 52% of the women polled by researchers said they were way more tired after a day of shopping than going to the gym. Find out how other women are cutting back and helping to lower the obesity rate. Does having a man make you fat? Find out.


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