Fitness is truly for people of all ages and perhaps benefits seniors the most. Exercise is essential to everyone, including those in the over-50 crowd. Not only can having a regular workout routine keep you physically fit it can actually reverse some of the maladies caused by aging. You may be pleasantly surprised at how […]
Exercise helps you burn fat in more ways than one. A new study shows exercise influences how much fat you have inside your bones. In turn, this may affect how healthy your bones are. Read on and discover another reason it’s important to exercise.
Are you getting enough protein in your diet? If you fall into certain groups, your dietary protein requirements may be higher than the amount currently recommended. Do you fall into one of these categories?
A damaged liver can also lead to liver disease, and since the liver is a vital organ, unlike the gallbladder, liver disease can be deadly. Fortunately, the liver has the amazing ability to regenerate, so if you are willing to make some changes in your diet and lifestyle, then you can improve the condition of […]
As our society embraces the technology of the Internet, one thing is becoming clear: all those hours in front of the computer can be detrimental to health. We tend to be fussy about our sleeping mattresses and television lounge chairs, but often give insufficient thought to selecting the right computer chair for comfort and health.
Are you a good judge of how hard you’re exercising? According to a recent study, many people aren’t. It turns out a number of people overestimate how hard they’re working. What’s the best way to prevent this? Monitor your exercise intensity. This article discusses various ways to do that.
Planning a barbecue this Fourth of July? Barbecuing and grilling foods brings out their flavor but it isn’t the best way to prepare food from a health standpoint. Fortunately, there are ways to enjoy a Fourth of July barbecue and grilled foods while limiting the health risks. Here’s how.
Does your abdominal workout consist of endless crunches and crunch variations? For most people, that’s not enough to get abdominal definition. This article discusses the importance of taking a balanced approach to abdominal training and what this involves.
Artificial sweeteners have been around for a while and they’re still mired in controversy. This article discusses artificial sweeteners and whether they’re a safe alternative to sugar. It also discusses natural sweeteners like Stevia and why cutting back on all sweeteners may be the best option.
Gluten-free, non-GMO, natural, organic – what do all of these labels mean when you see them on a package? This article looks more closely at food labeling and what it means when you see certain terms on a label at the grocery store.