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10 Health Tips for Seniors Who Want to Live a Long Life

By |2020-02-19T21:44:02+03:00February 19th, 2020|Categories: Health & Wellness, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , |

Our average lifespan has increased dramatically over the last few decades. So, it has become very important to be healthy in the later parts of our lives. Here are a few health tips seniors need to follow if they want to live a long and healthy life: Stay physically active even after retirement Staying active and performing even simple activities on a daily basis is very beneficial to everyone, including the aged. A study has shown that people who remain active live longer years than

Nature-Deficit Disorder Is a Real Thing: How to Get Your Kids to Spend More Time Outdoors

By |2020-02-19T18:25:43+03:00February 7th, 2020|Categories: Family & Parenting, Lifestyle, Mental Health & Wellbeing|Tags: , , |

Are your children not getting as much sun as they should? They may have a case of nature-deficit disorder. This condition is little considered and as a result, often left untreated. This article may be the first time you’ve read about it, so allow us to explain what it is and what you can do to prevent your kids from developing it. What Is Nature-Deficit Disorder? Nature-Deficit disorder refers to the idea that people, particularly children, are spending less time outdoors, resulting in a host

How to Reset Your Circadian Rhythm & Fix Irregular Sleep Cycle

By |2020-02-22T00:21:42+03:00February 5th, 2020|Categories: Health & Wellness, Lifestyle|Tags: , , |

Have you been sleeping poorly? There's a good chance you have been if you're reading this article. The good news is there is something you can do about it. It all comes down to your circadian rhythm. This is your biological clock that controls the cycle of your day, including how much - or how little - sleep you get each night. If you've experienced a lot of restless nights, and there isn't enough coffee in the world to wake you up each day, you

8 Most Common Foot Problems That Create Pain and Discomfort

By |2020-02-22T16:55:23+03:00February 3rd, 2020|Categories: Diseases and Conditions, Health & Wellness, Musculoskeletal System|Tags: , , , |

If you have to work on your feet, you know how important it is for them to be pain-free at all times. However, even the most careful of people and wind up with foot problems that slow down your ability to work. A foot problem can also prevent you from working at all, depending on the severity. If you are in pain and searching for answers, here are some common foot problems that could be causing your discomfort. 1. Plantar Fasciitis Primarily known for heel

5 Amaranth Benefits and How to Eat This Little-Known Superfood

By |2020-02-21T23:24:56+03:00January 28th, 2020|Categories: Food and Nutrition, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , |

Amaranth may not be familiar to you, but it's a true superfood that you'll want to include in your diet. Even if you're not entirely sure what amaranth is, there are enough benefits that you'll want to know all about it. The term 'superfood' gets thrown around a lot, but there are some genuine ones that can truly benefit your health. Amaranth is one such superfood, and this article will get you up to speed with what it is, how to consume it, and the

How to Deal with Post-Holiday Blues After the Festive Season

By |2020-02-22T16:57:12+03:00January 27th, 2020|Categories: Lifestyle, Mental Health & Wellbeing, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Don't enter the new year experiencing the post-holiday blues. The lights and trees may be gone, but the joy could still be there. January, after all, is the first month of the year, and a chance for a clean slate, an opportunity to embrace change--mentally and physically. Embrace this possibility and make 2020 the beginning of a better you. One new step at a time Yes, you could “fake it till you make it”, but don't rely on automatically waking up with a chipper demeanor.

7 Reasons Why High-Quality Sleep Is a Real Life-Changer

By |2020-02-22T00:41:32+03:00January 25th, 2020|Categories: Health & Wellness, Lifestyle|Tags: , , |

Nothing can replace several hours of high-quality sleep. If you didn’t get enough sleep for days or even months, it is highly likely that you woke up with a headache, feeling crankier than ever and less motivated to work or even socialize. It’s not a big deal if you mess with your sleep schedule once in a few months, because it won’t affect your cognitive abilities drastically. However, if you replace your optimal 7 or 8-hour sleep regimen for only 3 or 4 hours, you

Why Do We Need Oxygen to Breathe and What Are Its Functions?

By |2020-02-21T20:06:41+03:00January 22nd, 2020|Categories: Health & Wellness, Respiratory System|Tags: , |

From an early age, we all learned that we breathe in oxygen and breathe out carbon dioxide. This was the introduction to the biology of human life and is for many people a fundamental lesson we have never forgotten. While the biological aspects of human life are complicated and cannot be summarized in a single statement, the oxygen influence can never be under looked. This is because humans, similar to all other mammals, along with most other animal species, require oxygen to survive. As such,