Category: Diet & Fitness

August 17, 2017

Explore How to Eat Well

A good diet is an essential part of your healthy lifestyle – and I mean good and tasty, too. It may sound a little bit ridiculous, but most Americans really don’t understand what a good diet is. And that may be part of the reason we’re so susceptible to food fads and diet crazes. Here’s […]

August 16, 2017

The Many Health Benefits of Yoga

A traditional western practice that has become a popular form of exercise in America, yoga is designed to enhance awareness, create a mind-body-spiritual balance, and cleanse, heal and strengthen the body. The most obvious benefits relate to stress reduction, flexibility and relaxation, but as more studies are conducted, there is evidence of other tangible health […]

August 16, 2017

Tai Chi: A Great Mind-Body Workout

Tai Chi (pronounced tie-chee) is a physical and mental technique that integrates body, mind and spirit, and has been practiced for centuries in China. It began as a martial art, but these days it is most frequently practiced for its health benefits and meditative properties. What exactly is Tai Chi? What are some of its […]

August 16, 2017

Is Drinking Wine Really Good For Your Health?

For many people relaxing with a nice glass of wine is one of life’s simple pleasures. Recently, it’s become even more enjoyable as the benefits of wine have made headlines in the media. It’s not everyday something you enjoy is also good for you, too.

August 13, 2017

Exercise and Aging: 5 Tips to Stay Fit

Staying fit is important at any age, but as you get older, you need to keep your body active and your muscles strong to stave of age-related declines. And while you may not be able to lift the heavier weights or run as far as you did in your youth, you must keep moving and […]

August 10, 2017

5 FAQs about Nutritional Supplements

Supplements can be a vital part of a healthy lifestyle, but like anything that you put into your body, you need to feel confident that you’re taking the best possible quality and that those supplements are safe to use. Several myths swirl around supplements, but we’ve got the answers to 5 frequently asked questions that […]

August 10, 2017

5 Health Benefits of Owning a Pet

A majority of American households consist of at least one pet. And, now it looks like the reasons for having a pet reach far beyond companionship. Research, especially over the last decade, has shown that the presence of animals in a person’s life can have significant health benefits.  But just how do pets aid your […]

August 10, 2017

5 Pain-Calming Superfoods You Can Find Right in Your Kitchen

Got back pain? Eat some grapes. Bad knees?  Have some ginger.  Research suggests that the right foods can ease your aches and pains just as well as common over-the-counter pain killers. The good news is you can probably find these everyday foods in your kitchen right now. Here are five superfood pain remedies you can […]

August 9, 2017

Some Useful Vitamins That Lower Blood Sugar

Certain vitamins and minerals have been found beneficial in lowering blood sugar and thus useful in the treatment of diabetes. Vitamin B complex – Vitamins of the B group are valuable in the treatment of diabetes. Despite and adequate intake of these vitamins, diabetics often have abnormally small amounts of vitamin B in their blood […]

August 9, 2017

Diabetes: Latino Kids May Develop Type 2 Diabetes Due To A High-sugar Diet

Diet is a quite important matter for diabetic people. Everything they eat may have a consequence positive or not in their disease evolution. According to researchers from Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, overweight Latino children show signs of beta cell decline, a precursor of type 2 diabetes because they are […]

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