With numerous studies and expert advice touting the health benefits of fish and seafood consumption, the National Fisheries Institute (NFI), the trade association for the fish and seafood industry, has created a helpful information card that pinpoints different areas on the human body that may benefit from a diet rich in fish and shellfish.
Supplements glucosamine and chondroitin have been used as a treatment for arthritis for many years, but do they work? Glucosamine and chondroitin may indeed help with moderate to severe pain, U.S. researchers report at the American College of Rheumatology annual meeting in San Diego. Preliminary findings from their study indicated that the supplements “seem to be safe,” and in a European study, glucosamine may actually work better than the painkilling ingredient in Tylenol.
If you have ever been approached by somebody trying to sell mangosteen juice, you will be only too aware that one of the main selling points is how good it is supposed to be for your health.
It is a fact that exercising throughout your term of pregnancy is very beneficial to your health. However, exercising during pregnancy must be done correctly and with proper caution. You can see vast improvements in sleep, flexibility, muscle tone and strength in the pelvis by doing the proper mild exercise at levels you can handle. This type of exercise also improves the circulatory system and helps to ease the pain of backaches as it helps you sleep.
As the years progress, folk often notice that they seem to become increasingly weak, weary and lethargic, and that they just do not seem to have the energy levels that they once enjoyed. This is not simply a symptom of aging and in many cases, this feeling of weariness can be reversed with a colon cleansing program.
Being a strong proponent of ‘all things natural’ both around the home and for healthy living, one cleaning agent that I wouldn’t be without is Bicarbonate of Soda or Baking Soda as it is more commonly known in the US. But surely Baking Soda is only for what its name implies – for baking and cooking. The answer to that is yes but it is also extremely useful around the home for all manner of cleaning jobs.
We have all seen athletes in the Olympics or major marathons stumbling stiffly across the finish line, bent over and grimacing from the pain of muscle cramps. The problem is not a serious injury or fatigue, but rather that their bodies have run out of the fuel they need to keep going.
Do you know what the difference is between an indoor air cleaner and an air purifier? Air cleaning refers to the filtering of harmful contaminants and particles from the surrounding air. Room air purifiers, on the other hand, are designed to kill airborne microorganisms, mold spores, and other viruses. So-called ionic air purifiers do not, in reality, purify the air at all. This is because they do nothing to kill off airborne microorganisms. The name can be misleading, as they are really air cleaners.