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We'd like to know how the economy has affected some of your spending and wellness choices. We are very appreciative of your time, and the thoughts you are sharing. Please note, by filling out the survey, you are giving us permission to use the results; you may remain anonymous if you choose!

Tell us a little about yourself!

* 2. Where do you live?

* 6. Now, thinking about the economy...

  A lot A little Not at all
Would you say the economy has affected your life ...
Has your attitude about spending money changed since last year?

* 7. Compared to last year…

  Better Worse The Same N/A
Is your overall sense of well-being ...
Is your physical health...
Is your emotional health...
Is your love life...
Is your economic health...

* 8. Compared to last year,are you taking care of yourself ...

* 9. Thinking about your feelings, compared to last year, are you ...

  More Less The Same N/A
Stressing out
Getting angry
Enjoying life

* 10. Thinking about your health, compared to last year, are you ...

  More Less The Same N/A
Eating fatty foods
Working out on my own
Eating dairy
Eating sweets
Taking pills to help me sleep
Delaying prescription refills
Taking care of health problems immediately
Seeing my doctor(s) regularly
Eating healthfully
Drinking alcohol
Eating foods I know are "bad for me"
Working out at the gym
Taking prescribed medicines
Eating carbs

* 11. Thinking about how you spend time, compared to last year, are you ...

  More Less The Same N/A
Going online
Being alone
Going to school
Enjoying hobbies
Hanging out with friends, not spending money
Hanging out with friends, spending money
Spending time with family
Playing video games
Talking on the phone
Cleaning house
Having sex
Shopping with credit cards
Listening to music

* 12. Thinking about ways you take care of your appearance, compared to last year, are you ...

  More Less The Same N/A
Buying shoes
Buying luxury or high-end cosmetics
Buying anti-aging products
Buying clothes
Buying luxury or high-end haircare products
Buying luxury or high-end skincare products
Taking care of my skin
Delaying time between manicures or pedicures
Delaying time between haircuts or haircolor
Buying luxury or high-end soaps
Closet shopping
Switching from salon haircolor to at-home coloring products
Buying perfume or fragrance
Switching from salon mani/pedi to at-home polish

* 13. Compared to last year, how much are you buying of the following items?

  More Less The Same N/A
Books or magazines
Eyecare products, including contact lenses or glasses
Organic/green home products
Wine or beer
Organic food
Products to help me sleep
Products for my pet's health
Products for my home
Oral care products, like toothpaste or toothbrushes
Junk food
Products to enhance my sex life
Fast food
Skincare products
Prescription medicines
Music: CDs, MP3s, records

* 14. Are you making any of the following choices? (choose as many as apply)

* 15. Where do you get relief from economic anxiety? (Choose as many as apply)

* 16. Thinking about the idea of "wellness," please choose THREE words that best describe what "wellness" meant to you LAST year

* 17. Thinking about the idea of "wellness," please choose THREE words that best describe what "wellness" mean to you THIS year

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