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How Stress Hormones Can Impact Your Body

Anger causes the release of stress hormones like cortisol, adrenaline and non-adrenaline. These hormones give your body bursts of energy so you can cope with negative situations accordingly. However, too much of these hormones or repeated exposure to these hormones can begin to negatively impact important parts of […]

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Ways to Cool Your Anger

Anger is not a bad feeling. Some people believe that anger is bad and that they shouldn’t express anger. This is not true! It’s completely normal to feel angry when you feel threatened, but anger sometimes gets the upper hand. As a result, you may do or say […]

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Harmful effects of drinking Coke

It’s time for me to kick Diet Coke and other sodas to the curb. Here’s what happens to your body after you drink coke or related drinks : Within the first 10 minutes  10 teaspoons of sugar enter your system. This represents 100% of the daily recommended value. The […]

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Top Period Self Care Tips

Cramps, bloating, mood swings — sound familiar? If so, you’re likely among the 85 percent of women who experience the physical and emotional symptoms of premenstrual syndrome each month. You may be relieved to know that you can take steps to control the discomfort and distress that often […]

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Top Vitamins for Improving Eye Health

Vitamins are important for eye health. Research shows eating more fruits and vegetables can help protect against eye disease. It can also help your overall health. To keep your eyes healthy, you should eat foods rich in certain vitamins and minerals. These vitamins and minerals are called antioxidants. […]

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Health Benefits of Watermelon

Slicing into a chilled watermelon on a hot summer afternoon is nothing short of a celebration. Like their cucumber cousins, the entire watermelon can be eaten, although people tend to only eat the inner pink or yellow flesh. Here’s why you should consider watermelon more than just a […]

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Top Natural Healers You Should Know

An increasing number of people are becoming aware of health issues that affect them. The health patterns in our society have also changed over the years and people are living longer. As individuals take responsibility for their own health and being more proactive in ensuring their optimum wellbeing, […]

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Benefits of Flaxseeds

Flaxseed is one of the most important oilseed crops for industrial as well as food, feed, and fiber purposes. The seed provides oil rich in omega-3, digestible proteins, and lignans. In addition to being one of the richest sources of α-linolenic acid oil and lignans, flaxseed is an […]

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Tips for Living with PCOS

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) affects 4% to 18% of reproductive-aged women and is associated with reproductive, metabolic and psychological dysfunction. Obesity worsens the presentation of PCOS and weight management (weight loss, maintenance or prevention of excess weight gain) is proposed as an initial treatment strategy, best achieved through […]

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Easy Double Chin Exercises

A double chin appears when fat deposits accumulate in the platysma muscle area, causing the chin region to sag. Aging can also cause double chins, since the skin is no longer as tight as it used to be, thus causing what is colloquially called turkey neck. In either circumstances, the bands […]

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Steps to a Healthier Heart

You can significantly lower your risk of heart disease by managing or reducing the risk factors you can control through healthy lifestyle changes. And don’t worry, you don’t have to make big changes to reduce your heart attack and stroke risk. Count on these few white knights to protect your […]

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Signs of Iron Deficiency

Anemia is a blood disorder. In anemia, your body doesn’t have enough redblood cells (RBCs). RBCs are one of the three main types of blood cells. They contain hemoglobin, a protein that carries oxygen throughout your body. When you don’t have enough RBCs or the amount of hemoglobin […]

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Best Natural Laxatives

Constipation cuts across the board but is usually more common in women than in men due to hormones. When we experience constipation, it is usually annoying and uncomfortable feeling ever. Due to unhealthy diets and poor lifestyle, it has become more common because of the use of  laxatives. […]

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Living With Lactose Intolerant

Lactose deficiency is the most common dietary enzyme deficiency, and can be temporary or permanent. If lactose is not able to be broken down and absorbed in the small bowel, the sugar passes down into the large bowel where there are bacteria present. These bacteria ferment the sugar […]

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Tips To Wake Up Early

For years, I wanted to wake up early. It seems almost all successful people get going before sunrise, and I wanted to be one of them. But when my morning alarm would go off, all the good intentions in the world couldn’t pull me out of bed. With a […]

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Reasons to Quit Sugar

Sugar in whatever form is a toxin and the driving force behind many major killers, like diabetes, hypertension, obesity and heart disease. few years, there’s a new food bad guy in town—and right now, it’s sugar. Some experts have even declared it a “poison” that’s “killing us.” Yet could […]

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Pregnancy Nutrition – Do’s and Don’ts

Bringing a new life into this world is an exciting experience and one which requires a close look at good nutrition for both you and your growing baby. Pregnancy places extra nutritional demands on your body. You need more protein and nutrients, particularly iron, folate, iodine, and zinc. […]

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Ketogenic Diet : Changes in the Body

Within the past two decades, interest in understanding the therapeutic mechanisms of ketogenic diet (KD) action has grown steadily. Expanded knowledge about underlying mechanisms has yielded insights into the biochemical basis of brain function, both normal and pathologic. Metabolic changes of ketogenic diet includes ketosis, reduced glucose, elevated fatty […]

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Tips to Improve Digestion

Increasing epidemiological evidence has linked the prevalence of diseases, such as obesity, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, type II diabetes mellitus, and even cancer, to dietary factors. Besides, overweight and obesity are major risk factors to the prevalence of the mentioned diet-related diseases. In the world of adulterated food, the […]

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How Blue Light Affects Our Health

Blue wavelengths which are beneficial during daylight hours because they boost attention, reaction times, and mood—seem to be the most disruptive at night. At night, light throws the body’s biological clock the circadian rhythm out of whack. Sleep suffers. Worse, research shows that it may contribute to the causation […]

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Tips To Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

Despite intensive laboratory and clinical research over three decades, an effective treatment to delay the onset and progression of Alzheimer’s disease is not at hand. While there is no cure for Alzheimer’s disease, recent research has shown that everyday lifestyle choices could reduce your risk factors. Here are […]

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Stroke – Prevention Techniques

Upto 80% of strokes can be prevented. Although stroke can happen to anyone, certain risk factors can increase chances of a stroke. The following stroke prevention guidelines will help you learn how you may be able to lower your risk for a first stroke. Know Your Blood Pressure […]

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Benefits of Coenzyme Q10

Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10, ubiquinone), a fat- soluble natural antioxidant with potential use as adjuvant therapy in heart diseases and to protect neurons against age-related degeneration, is a very lipophilic compound and poorly absorbed in the gut. It is a compound found naturally in virtually every cell in the […]

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Best Supplements for Weight Loss

Weight-loss supplements typically fall into one of four categories depending on their hypothesized mechanism for reducing weight or changing body composition: products that block the absorption of fat or carbohydrate, thus decreasing the amount of energy absorbed from food; stimulants that increase metabolism; products hypothesized to alter nutrient […]

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Benefits of a Power Nap

Most people are moderately to severely sleep deprived. 71% do not meet therecommended 8 hours a night. For the vast majority, sleepiness diminishes our concentration at work, the amount of work we can accomplish & the quality of our work. Napping actually offers a slew of benefits, which […]

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Thinking Biases & How to Overcome Them

We all have largely unconscious mental processes that can influence our perception of reality. These cognitive biases enable us to quickly assess situations, but they can also lead us to make poor decisions. How we think can influence what we think and lead to errors of judgment and poor […]

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Why People Break Down

You may know someone who is depressed and not know they’re depressed. People expect someone who is depressed to cry a lot, stay in bed all day, mope. But depression isn’t always this obvious. Some people can totally fake it. They can smile and laugh; they can act like everyone […]

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Develop a Growth Mindset

Intelligence is something very basic that you really can’t change much. You’re born with it or not. Yes, you can learn new things, but you can’t really change how intelligent you are. No matter how intelligent you are, you can always get better, sometimes you can improve a […]

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Top Leadership Skills

Having a great idea and assembling a team to bring that concept to life is the first step in creating a successful business venture. When money is tight, stress levels are high, and the visions of instant success don’t happen like you thought, it’s easy to let those […]

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Boost Your Productivity At Work

Productivity is not a result just of instructions or exhortations. To be able to motivate employees to yield high productivity takes not just posters, incentives or threats. Productivity is the result of a turned-on mind-set. For sustained productivity, organizations ought to try and create the atmosphere for such […]

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Healthy Habits of The Mind

Mental health is considered the foundation for well-being and effective functioning for an individual and for a community. A community of mentally healthy individuals is therefore empowered, productive, and resilient. Promoting mental health covers a variety of strategies, which aims to have positive impact on mental health. It […]

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Health Benefits of Sunshine

The best-known benefit of sunlight is its ability to boost the body’s vitamin D supply; most cases of vitamin D deficiency are due to lack of outdoor sun exposure. Although most of the health-promoting benefits of sun exposure are thought to occur through vitamin D photosynthesis, there may be […]

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Boost Your Child’s Immune System

As every parent knows, having a sick child is certainly not fun and on top of that, it can impact on the health and wellbeing of the whole family. Whether it’s due to sleepless nights, sickness spreading through the whole family, or needing time off school or work, […]

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Benefits of Black Tea

Black tea is one of the most commonly consumed hot beverages in the world, and when brewed then chilled, many enjoy it in the form of iced tea. Whether you purchase tea as teabags for brewing or buy prepared tea from the refrigerator case at grocery stores, you’ll […]

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Benefits of Chamomile Tea

Chamomile is considered as one of the oldest and also documented as medicinal plant. It has shown to be an anti-inflammatory, astringent and antioxidant especially in floral part since ancient times. Chamomile tea is one of the world’s most popular herbal teas and about a million cups are consumed […]

Natural Supplements for Anxiety

Anxiety, fear and worry are all completely natural human feelings. If these feelings occur and endure for an extended period, it affects both physical and mental health. This leads to clinical anxiety disorders. There are many types of treatment available to treat anxiety disorders. This post will outlines […]

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Best Healing Herbs

Though herbs have been used for hundreds of years to heal, scientists are finally starting to substantiate these plants’ abilities to alleviate arthritis pain, reduce high blood sugar and cholesterol, and help with many other conditions. They’re even discovering amazing new powers in the best healing herbs, such […]

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Connection Between Mental and Physical Health

Mental and physical health is fundamentally linked. There are multiple associations between mental health and chronic physical conditions that significantly impact people’s quality of life, demands on health care and other publicly funded services, and generate consequences to society.  The World Health Organization (WHO) defines: health as a state […]

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The Worst Foods for Your Brain

There are certain things that you ingest, willingly and unknowingly, that directly affect the brain. Taking in neurotoxic substances is a form of malnutrition. These foods, additives, and preservatives can be toxic to brain cells, even in small amounts.  Here is a list of few foods that are […]

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Symptoms of Electrolyte Deficiencies

An electrolyte disturbance can be caused by severe fluid loss (dehydration) through sweating (without replacing fluids) and by certain health conditions, such as kidney problems, diabetes, malnutrition, hormone disorders, and heart disease. It might also occur as a result of treatment for another condition, such as cancer. Without […]

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Common Intermittent Fasting Methods

Intermittent fasting – it is definitely one of the fastest (no pun intended) growing nutrition topics right now. I don’t think intermittent fasting is a quick-fix for all your diet woes, but I do think it’s a great method that can be sustained long term for many individuals. […]

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Signs That You Are Dehydrated

Water is essential for life. From the time that primeval species ventured from the oceans to live on land, a major key to survival has been prevention of dehydration. Adequate fluid intake and homeostasis of total body water is essential for human health and survival, including maintaining brain function. […]