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  3. Elisa - Jenny Craig

    Jenny Craig Online: At Home & On Your Schedule

    Hi Annettz, Please give our Jenny Care Team a call at 1-800-536-6922 and we will help you with your membership and delivery!
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  5. Guest

    Jenny Craig Online: At Home & On Your Schedule

    Hi I had gold club (lifetime ) membership years ago just wondering if I could do online with food delivery without paying new membership fee? Can food be delivered to Huntly?
  6. Liv2shoppe

    Liv2shoppe

    I am moving soon to an area where the closest center is 105 miles away. I will need to start having my food delivered. Anyone know if you can make changes when ordering the food online? I have looked a little on the website but I didn't see anything about making food changes.

     

    Thanks.

  7. HannaKW

    HannaKW

    I’m not thrilled with my consultant.  Anyone have experience with this?  I’m in my 60s and I think she is much, much younger.  Once I had a substitute consultant who was really engaging and talked about motivation and how to stay encouraged.  The first thing this other consultant asks is “what are your numbers?”  Or am I just being cranky?  Would love some ideas.

    1. missbumble

      missbumble

      OK I pay a ton for food - like 140 -180.. So you are in charge! Call up - and if someone else answers - ask  who all the JCC consultants are when you want to visit. Ask he if the substitute one you once had has a set time? Or also tell her the attributes of the one you likes - need someone.who has, XYZ. I have switched around - and know the whole staff... O its helpful. I get into a groove and go with one person for a while...  So I would absolutely take charge.. and get the experience and support that works for you, let us know how it  goes. Come on over to our daily support post and say hi. We love new people to join our thread.

      https://community.jennycraig.com/forums/topic/90253-daily-sharing-jan-20-26-2020

       

  8. Elisa - Jenny Craig

    New Foods are Here! Check Out Our Spring Menu

    Looks delicious! Great idea!
  9. MXSP

    New Foods are Here! Check Out Our Spring Menu

    I took Brussel sprouts and tossed them with the Jenny Craig Vinaigrette dressing and roasted them in the air fryer (or oven would work too). I added this to the Chicken Primavera. It was really filling and tasted great : )
  10. k1983

    k1983

    So i'm kinda new here. Can anyone tell me who answers our questions?

    I love all the sharing among members as well.

    I've noticed some of these questions haven't been answered yet.

    Thx

    Kim in K.C. (Go Chiefs!)

  11. denmarks06

    denmarks06

    I started Jenny Craig on February 5, 2019 and as of December 22, 2019 to current day I have lost 92.6 lbs!!!! Now I am just trying to maintain and so far it has been pretty easy. I just wanted to tell somebody :) 

    1. Lulu14673

      Lulu14673

      That's amazing! Congratulations and welcome to the JC community! 

      Let us know what your're doing for maintenance. Are you still eating JC foods? I am sure any tips will help others greatly. 

  12. Congrats! We're so glad to hear you're loving the program!
  13. Jeanstein

    Jeanstein

    Only lost 2 lbs in 3 weeks!

    1. BWood

      BWood

      Keep working the program.  It will work.  Two pounds is great, it's two pounds towards your goal.

  14. Great read and so happy for you Erin and others that have posted. I am on my second week and loving what you and others have said with one on one meetings that keep you motivated, the program and now the DNA testing. The program is helping me become self aware.
  15. Elisa - Jenny Craig

    Jenny Craig Launches 20 New Foods for 2020

    Hello, We're so glad you love the Moroccan Stew! It's one of our new favorites too!
  16. Stephanie E - Jenny Craig

    What’s the Difference Between Keto and a Low-Carb Diet?

    Low-carb vs. keto: The basics So, what is a low-carb diet? It’s just what it sounds like: It’s one that reduces the amount of “carbs,” or carbohydrates, that you eat. “Following a low-carb diet doesn’t mean you’ll need to give up carbs completely,” says Briana Rodriquez, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist at Jenny Craig. “Paying attention to the types of carbs you eat and how much of them you enjoy are two of the keys to maintaining a low-carb diet.” Carbohydrates are a type of macronutrient found in many foods and are often blamed for weight gain. But the truth is, carbohydrates are extremely important. The body converts carbs into glucose, a type of sugar that is your body’s main source of energy.1 Common sources of carbs include sugars, grains, dairy products, fruits and vegetables. Consuming an excess of unhealthy carb-heavy foods, like sugar-sweetened beverages and fast food, could contribute to weight gain. (Here’s the difference between simple and complex carbs and how they impact weight loss.) On the other hand, “keto,” or the ketogenic diet, is a more restrictive version of a low-carb diet. Its goal is to get your body into ketosis, a process that makes the body use fat for energy when its glucose stores have been depleted.2 Compared to a low-carb diet, the keto diet drastically reduces the amount of carbohydrates someone will eat throughout the day and replaces them with foods that are high in fat, such as meat, eggs and avocado. The most extreme versions of the keto diet can drop carbohydrates to a mere 5%,3 which means you might need to say goodbye to your favorite breads, pastas and desserts. While a menu consisting largely of bacon and butter may sound tempting, Rodriquez cautions against it. “Without the right guidance, it can be easy for someone to overeat foods, like red meat and full-fat cheese, that are easy to find in the keto diet,” Rodriquez says. “Organic, free-range and grass-fed foods are often encouraged by keto dieters. Those types of food can be delicious and good for you, but portions are still important. Large amounts of meat and cheese can be high in saturated fat, which could impact your weight loss efforts.” Instead, Rodriquez recommends enjoying a more moderate approach, like one of Jenny Craig’s balanced low-carb diet plans, where you’ll enjoy mindful portions of fiber-rich carbohydrates, lean proteins and healthy fats. Health benefits of a low-carb or keto diet A low-carb or keto diet could help to support weight loss, but that’s not all — both diets may be linked to other positive effects on your health. And when it comes to choosing between the two, understanding the effects either diet could have on your health may help. A low-carb diet might help reduce inflammation. A small study from 2014 reported that following a low-carb diet could have a beneficial effect on inflammation associated with Type 2 diabetes.4 A low-carb diet might reduce your risk of heart disease. One large, 20-year study found that women eating a low-carbohydrate diet high in vegetable sources of fat and protein had a moderately lower risk of heart disease.5 The keto diet might help with certain health conditions. As early as the 1920s, versions of the keto diet have been used to help treat epilepsy.6 Now, the practice of treating epilepsy with a high-fat, low-carb, low-protein approach to the keto diet is carefully monitored by teams of health professionals and can be used as a potential alternative to medication. Keeping these health benefits in mind, you might be wondering how hard it is to follow a low-carb or keto diet. Is it difficult to maintain a keto or low-carb diet? Photo by Dreamer Company on iStock Any change to your lifestyle can require a little bit of practice. Depending on the way you approach a keto or low-carb diet, you may need help sticking to your goals. Keeping up with the keto diet can be challenging, says Rodriquez, but it’s not impossible. A small study suggests that following a ketogenic diet might benefit obese individuals, and could result in weight loss, lowered LDL (“bad”) cholesterol and glucose, and increased HDL cholesterol.7 While many keto dieters have reported health and weight loss benefits in the short term, keto meal options can be restrictive and expensive, and extreme carbohydrate restriction could even result in a variety of unpleasant side effects, including fatigue, constipation and headaches.8 Experts at Harvard Health report that adhering to the keto diet long-term may also result in an increased risk of kidney stones and the potential for nutrient deficiencies.7 “It’s easy to find all sorts of keto resources online, but if you’re following the keto diet on your own, you might not be giving your body what it needs to feel its best,” Rodriquez says. “Try working with a registered dietitian or nutritionist to make sure you’re choosing healthy sources of fat, protein and carbs so you don’t miss out on important nutrients.” On the other hand, a low-carb diet could be a more balanced option that’s potentially easier to follow. “A more moderate low-carb diet won’t force you to cut back on carbohydrates the same way that the keto diet does,” explains Rodriquez. She points to non-starchy vegetables and whole grains as key sources of healthy carbohydrates, which can be enjoyed while following a low-carb diet. They're rich in fiber, which may help to support weight loss and digestion. High-fiber foods help to fill you up and keep you feeling satisfied so you’re less likely to overeat later. And if your goal is weight loss, a low-carb diet could help in the long run. A study conducted from 2014 to 2017 found that people who followed a low-to-moderate carbohydrate diet burned more calories than those who followed a high carbohydrate diet.9 How to get started with a low-carb diet Want to give a low-carb diet a try? Jenny Craig offers delicious and healthy low-carb options. And unlike the keto diet, you won’t need to count macronutrients, measure ingredients, or even bother with complicated prep work: Jenny Craig meals are perfectly portioned to help support weight loss and are ready in minutes! Plus, Jenny Craig’s low-carb menus are designed by a knowledgeable team of registered dietitians and nutritionists to help you get the right balance of nutrients at every meal. You won’t have to do this alone. Throughout your weight loss journey, you’ll have a dedicated weight loss coach to cheer you on and to help you stay accountable. With your coach’s guidance, you’ll learn healthy habits you can practice while you’re following the Jenny Craig program and beyond. You won’t need to follow a low-carb diet forever. Once you reach your weight loss goal, you’ll gradually begin reintroducing more carbohydrates into your diet. Next, you’ll move on to Jenny Craig’s Maintenance Program to help you celebrate your achievements and stay on track with your healthy lifestyle. Find out if a low-carb diet is right for you with Jenny Craig’s newest weight loss innovation: The DNA Decoder Plan™. Using insights from 15 weight loss-specific genetic markers, you’ll be paired with the right plan to help maximize your weight loss efforts. Get started by booking an appointment today! Sources: [1] https://wa.kaiserpermanente.org/healthAndWellness/index.jhtml?item=%2Fcommon%2FhealthAndWellness%2Fconditions%2Fdiabetes%2FglucoseSources.html [2] https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/nutritionsource/healthy-weight/diet-reviews/ketogenic-diet/ [3] https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/ketogenic-diet-101#types [4] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4025600/ [5] https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa055317 [6] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6361831/ [7] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2716748/ [8] https://www.hsph.harvard.edu/nutritionsource/healthy-weight/diet-reviews/ketogenic-diet/ [9] https://www.bmj.com/content/363/bmj.k4583 Stephanie Eng-Aponte Stephanie Eng-Aponte is a copywriter for Jenny Craig and has written for the health and wellness, tech, and environmental industries. Stephanie graduated from Rutgers University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and Media Studies. They employ an “eat first, write later” approach to food blogging and enjoy the occasional Oxford comma. Outside of writing, you can find them photographing a muttley crew of rescue pups, brewing kombucha, or exploring San Diego. Favorite healthy snack: green apple slices with sunflower butter Reviewed by Briana Rodriquez, RDN Briana is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and Certified Personal Trainer for Jenny Craig, based in Carlsbad, California. She is passionate about utilizing food as functional and preventative medicine. Guided by a simplistic and optimistic approach, Briana’s philosophy is to help people improve their health and achieve their goals through the development of sustainable habits to live a healthy life. In her free time, you can find her strength training, indoor cycling, coffee tasting, and at local eateries with her husband and two dogs. Favorite healthy snack: peanut butter with celery alongside a grapefruit-flavored sparkling water (so refreshing!)
  17. MXSP

    Jenny Craig Launches 20 New Foods for 2020

    The Moroccan Stew was really good, I tend to like those spices used in the cooking. Love the ethnic dishes : )
  18. Bonnie woods

    Bonnie woods

    Hi  I am new to the group.   Hope to lose 15 pounds.   

    1. Aliza - Jenny Craig

      Aliza - Jenny Craig

      Welcome! Glad you are here!

       

    2. Bonnie woods

      Bonnie woods

      Thanks, good week thus far;

  19. Elisa - Jenny Craig

    New Breakfast Foods Are Here!

    Hello, We appreciate your feedback! Your consultant will gladly work with you to make swaps so that you can include more breakfast options you love, while staying on track with your goals.
  20. Elisa - Jenny Craig

    DNA Decoder Plan FAQ: Your Questions, Answered

    What is Jenny Craig’s DNA Decoder Plan? Jenny Craig’s DNA Decoder Plan is a tool to help you maximize your weight loss efforts. A quick swab from the inside of your cheek is all we need to provide you with 15 weight loss insights. Based on your unique results, you’ll receive an actionable report that gives you specific tips and recommendations. What else is included in the plan? A personalized meal plan based on how your body is likely to process macronutrients (carbs, proteins and fats) to help optimize your weight loss. Questions about your results: Answered. Get exclusive access to a private community monitored by a registered dietitian. A dedicated weight loss coach who will support and motivate you along your journey. What are the 15 weight loss insights and what do they reveal? How your body processes carbohydrates: How efficiently your body is likely to use carbs, and good-for-you foods to enjoy. How your body processes fats: How efficiently your body is likely to use fats, plus healthy options to add to your meals. How your body processes protein: How efficiently your body is likely to use protein, plus great protein-rich options to try. How your body responds to cardiovascular exercise: How likely your body is to respond to cardio-based exercises and how to start a basic cardio routine. How your body responds to strength training exercise: How likely your body responds to this type of exercise and how to start a basic strength training routine. Natural motivation to exercise: How likely you are to be pumped for a workout and how to make the most of your motivation.Plus, tips to get motivated if you’re not naturally inclined. Sleep quality: How likely you are to get quality sleep at night and tips to improve your sleep. Tendency to overeat: Your tendency to overeat and what you can do to get back on track. Impulse to crave high-calorie foods: Your tendency to reach for high-calorie, high-fat foods and healthy strategies to support weight loss. Tendency to crave sweet foods: Your likelihood of having a sweet tooth and tips to reduce your sugar intake. Satisfaction level: Your likelihood of feeling full after eating a meal and healthy ways to boost your satisfaction. Resting metabolic rate: How efficiently your body tends to burn calories while at rest and how to naturally support your metabolism. Tendency to regain weight: Your likelihood of regaining weight and strategies to help maintain your goal. Overweight risk: Your likelihood of becoming overweight as an adult and what you can do to promote a healthier lifestyle. Weight loss efficiency: Your likelihood of having difficulty losing weight and keeping it off, plus strategies to help you push past a plateau. How do I take the DNA test? The DNA test is simple: You’ll take 4 swabs from the inside of each cheek (2 swabs on each side) and then seal them in an envelope and send them to our certified lab. You must refrain from eating or drinking anything 30 minutes prior to taking the sample. Who is running the DNA tests? Is this company reliable/verified? Yes, the lab we are working with is a CLIA (Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments) and CAP (College of American Pathologist) certified. How is my DNA analyzed? Based on widely available scientific research, the certified lab looks at 15 weight loss-specific markers and analyzes them to determine how your body is likely to process food, how it may respond to exercise and how likely you are to exhibit certain behaviors related to weight loss. Based on these outcomes, Jenny Craig provides a detailed report with specific recommendations and tips. Learn more about how DNA testing for weight management works here. Do I need to be a Jenny Craig member to get the DNA Decoder Plan? Yes. You’ll select the Jenny Craig membership option that works best for you and then your weight loss coach will enroll you in the DNA Decoder Plan. Do I have to follow the recommended meal plan that my results suggest? Only if you want to! If your results reveal a meal plan that you don’t want to follow, you don’t have to follow it (but it is recommended to help optimize your weight loss results). Simply work with your weight loss coach to find a menu plan that works for you. I’m currently a Jenny Craig member. How do I get the DNA Decoder Plan? Ask your Jenny Craig weight loss coach about the program and he/she will get you started! How is the DNA Decoder Plan different from other Jenny Craig plans? The DNA Decoder Plan is used as a tool to help further personalize your weight loss program. All of our weight loss programs are designed for efficient weight loss — but our DNA Decoder Plan is our most personalized option yet. How much does the DNA Decoder Plan cost? New members can get the DNA Decoder Plan for free when they sign up for our all-inclusive Simple60 weight loss plan and purchase at least four weeks of the planned menu.* If you’d like to add the DNA Decoder Plan to your current membership, ask your weight loss coach about upgrade options. How long does it take to receive my results? Results are typically processed in 7-10 business days. Can I use my results from another DNA test for analysis? Unfortunately, no. Many other DNA kits do not test for the same 15 nutrition and weight loss-specific markers Jenny Craig assesses when customizing a member’s menu and action plan. Jenny Craig analyzes specific nutrition, health and lifestyle markers our science experts consider important to weight loss and that align with our customized menu plans. To work toward optimal weight loss results, we ask members to take the DNA Decoder test so that we can provide a customized weight loss plan. How is my privacy protected? Jenny Craig takes extreme care to ensure our members’ data remains private. Jenny Craig will not share or sell individual-level information to any third party. We do not share customer data with any public databases and will not provide any person’s data (genetic or non-genetic) to an insurance company or employer. We will not provide information to law enforcement or regulatory authorities unless required by law to comply with a valid court order, subpoena, or search warrant. During the processing of the DNA kits, the member’s data is de-identified and made completely anonymous. Our lab partners are under contract and strictly follow security and confidentiality obligations to meet applicable privacy laws as well as meet our Terms of Service standards. DNA kits are identified by a unique number; only Jenny Craig authorized personnel has access to the results to walk members through their personal results. The lab processing and analyzing the DNA data only receives the kit ID, your Jenny ID, and your first name (for the sole purpose of generating the report), but no other personally identifiable information. All DNA samples are destroyed once the analysis is completed. Ready to start a weight loss program based on your unique DNA? Get started today. *Includes 60-day trial membership, food not included. Must buy 4 weeks planned menu to qualify for Free DNA Kit, otherwise you will be charged the full price ($100). Free food redeemed as 8 weeks of $25 US/$26 CAD food credits with planned menu purchase (avg. $170 US/$178 CAD) each week. Jenny Craig Anywhere (JCA) purchases valid only with auto-delivery (4-wk min.), standard rules apply^. Online JCA orders must purchase $20 credit, which is valid only during the term of membership, then expires. Offer valid only for new members and former members who haven’t had an active visit within the past 60 days. Valid at participating centers, JCA and jennycraig.com. Not valid with any other offer. No cash value. Restrictions apply. Offer valid 12/19/19-2/28/20. ^Members on auto-delivery qualify for free standard shipping to the continental U.S. (up to $29 per order) on orders that contain full planned menu bundles. We’ll charge and ship your planned menu every 1-2 weeks depending on your selection. Once placed, the first order cannot be canceled, but all subsequent orders can be canceled or modified any time before 6:00 pm PST the day before your order begins processing by calling 1-800-JENNY-CARE. You must purchase at least four weeks of the planned menu bundles in order to qualify for free shipping, therefore if you cancel prior to that time, there is a $99 charge. No requested menu substitutions allowed. Program enrollment required.
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  22. Elisa - Jenny Craig

    Jenny Craig Launches 20 New Foods for 2020

    Hello, Thank you for your feedback! While we do offer a variety of vegetarian options, we understand your frustration. We'll pass along your feedback to our food team for review. Thank you!
  23. Guest

    Jenny Craig Launches 20 New Foods for 2020

    I don't know why it won't take my email for sign in so I'll have to comment as a guest. I agree with the other comments about lack of vegetarian foods. The ones you offer are good but I get tired of them after a while because there just aren't enough of them. And when new foods come out...no vegetarian! I need to come back to Jenny Craig but hesitate because I know I'll get bored eating pasta every night. How about a black bean burger or a lentil loaf, both high in fiber and healthy. Or a cheese enchilada, or a vegetable stir fry, or a veggie omelet....the possibilities are endless, you just need some inspired chefs who care about the growing number of vegetarians out here.
  24. Aliza - Jenny Craig

    Aliza - Jenny Craig

    Hi everyone! Jenny Craig is now on Amazon! www.amazon.com/jennycraig

    We are currently offering 6 bundles including a "chocolate lovers" pack, a "sweet & savory" snack pack and both breakfast and lunch on-the-go packs. It's a great way for those who are less familiar with our program to try some of our member favorites. Check out our store and let us know what you think!

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  25. Since losing weight on Jenny Craig, I’ve felt happier, energetic and more confident! My previous weight loss attempts had me cutting out food that I craved or eating hardly anything. I thought I needed to give up everything that tasted good in order to lose weight. I ended up discouraged after every weight loss attempt for "cheating" and gaining back any weight I’d lost. Jenny Craig took the guesswork out of weight loss for me. I followed the program, ate great-tasting food and I lost 22 lbs.* I no longer need to stress about what I am going to cook and eat, and since I did not have to deprive myself of my favorite foods, I was able to enjoy myself while losing weight. I no longer feel self-conscious at the gym. Before I wore baggy clothes and limited myself to machines that were in the corner to avoid being noticed and judged. Now I feel confident enough to lift weights out in the open and exercise in my fitted workout clothes again. I am so grateful to Jenny Craig for helping me to change my life and providing me with a program to lose weight and help me keep it off. Ready to get started? Taylor enjoyed her favorite foods while reaching her weight loss goals, and you can, too! Jenny Craig’s delicious meals, snacks and shakes are perfectly portioned to support healthy weight loss and can be delivered right to your door. Plus, get personalized, one-on-one support throughout your journey from a dedicated coach and track your meals, goals and activity with our easy-to-use mobile app. Book your free appointment to get started today! *Results may vary. Typical weight loss on the Rapid Results program is 11.6 pounds in the first four weeks and 1-2 pounds per week thereafter. Taylor lost 22 pounds on Rapid Results in 17 weeks. Taylor received promotional consideration.
  26. Elisa - Jenny Craig

    Jenny Craig Launches 20 New Foods for 2020

    Hi Cat, We appreciate your feedback and understand your frustration. We work hard to continually introduce new items to keep our menu fresh and full of variety. Sometimes we may retire items to introduce new ones. We'll pass along your feedback to our food team for review. Thank you!
  27. Guest

    New Breakfast Foods Are Here!

    I am a type 2 diabetic and wish I could do my own breakfasts. I am very sick of cheese sauce on everything and since I am from the Northeast, Mexican is fine once in a while, but too much is too much. When I was doing my own breakfasts, I would have oatmeal, or eggs, or sometimes cereal that was not sweetened.
  28. Squeekmouse

    • Squeekmouse
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    • NoThanksToCake

    Hi there, 

    Thanks for sharing all those great recipes! I can't wait to try some out. Also, gotta get me some PB2!

    Question, your recipes typically have additions other than veggies. How does that work into the Jenny plan? Like your Cinnamon Roll french toast, there's milk and an egg white added in. Is that in place of the standard JC menu of a milk serving/greek yogurt? 

    Also, you should publish a cookbook and sign me up for a preorder. :D

  29. Squeekmouse

    Squeekmouse

    Feeling healthy, happy, and enjoying life!

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