Losing weight can be a frustrating journey. Not only is it hard to lose the weight in the first place, it is even more difficult to keep it off. The secret to losing weight is to realize that there is no secret! There is no magic formula and there never will be.
Microwave ovens are a wonderful invention. Just pop in your food, set the timer, wait for the ‘ding’ and it is ready to eat. Gone are the days when the microwave was just used to warm a cup of milk for your morning cereal. If you are anything like me, you will more than likely use your microwave oven to cook just about anything and everything.
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.
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.
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.
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.