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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,

8 Health Benefits of Eating Slowly and How to Practice It

By |2020-02-22T00:02:52+03:00January 6th, 2020|Categories: Digestive System, Food and Nutrition, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , |

Many of us are guilty of eating fast so that we can get on with our busy lives. While eating like Speedy Gonzales does move us to the next activity quickly, it does our bodies more harm than good. So why not practice eating slowly? Slow eating has a slew of benefits, although it may require time and self-discipline. We share the reasons why you should slow down when eating your meal and the correct way to go about doing it. What are the benefits

4 Effects of Sugar on the Brain That Explain Why We Crave It

By |2020-02-22T00:00:15+03:00December 7th, 2019|Categories: Food and Nutrition, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , , |

You probably know that you need to cut down on your sugar consumption. Once you see these issues it causes with the brain, you might be quicker to do so. Sugar is often the most desired taste for a person. Along with salt, the craving for sugar can easily get out of control. The problem is, it is more than just "having a sweet tooth" and there are various effects of sugar on the brain to know of. Often times it's not you that's wanting

Studies Show Mental & Physical Health Effects of Air Pollution

By |2020-02-22T17:50:53+03:00November 6th, 2019|Categories: Environment & Planet, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , |

We've become quite aware of the environmental damage that comes from air pollution, but what impact is it having on your health? The concern over climate change issues and the environment need to be at the forefront of our discussions, but the health effects of air pollution impact us on a personal level. The damage being done by air pollution is having a double-pronged effect now. Learning about the mental and physical effects of air pollution will help us gain a greater understanding of how

A Guide to Vegan Bodybuilding Diet: What You Need to Know

By |2020-02-23T15:56:41+03:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: Fitness & Beauty, Food and Nutrition, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

We often think the words vegan and bodybuilding diet do not go together, but they actually work quite well. With more and more people switching to plant-based diets, many are finding fitness results with a vegan bodybuilding diet. But you may wonder how this is possible without meat and animal products. For strength trainers and bodybuilders, nutrition makes up a large majority of the success. If you are to adopt a vegan lifestyle but are still into bodybuilding, what do you need to know to get

6 Powerful Hand Acupressure Points That Can Heal Ailments

By |2020-02-23T13:31:02+03:00August 25th, 2019|Categories: Health & Wellness, Natural Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The body is an incredible thing, one amazing feature is the built-in pain management system you have in yourself. Many ailments can be dealt with just through certain areas in the body we call acupressure points. Think of your body as a house. There is a full electrical system wired throughout it and there are various points around the body that are like electrical outlets. They have the ability to tap into other areas helping to relieve pain and provide relief. The whole body is

7 Powerful Medicinal Flowers You Can Grow In Your Garden

By |2019-08-24T00:01:11+03:00May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Gardening, Health & Wellness, Natural Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Do you want to save money and be healthy? Of course, you do, we all want that. Whenever you can grow your own food, you should do it. Not only is this cheaper, but it's the true organic option and when it comes to medicinal flowers, it can really improve your health. There are things I think are go-to's you should grow in your garden besides medicinal flowers. Some easy ones that come to mind are tomatoes, peppers, garlic, green onions and all the herbs

7 Steps to CPR Procedure: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Can Save Lives

By |2020-02-21T01:42:16+03:00May 3rd, 2019|Categories: Cardiovascular System, Diseases and Conditions, Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , |

People who have had the misfortune of being out of breath or fainted for no apparent reason are grateful for going through a CPR Procedure. CPR makes the difference between life and a tragedy and is a useful tool in your skillset. We show the steps in this article. What is CPR? Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) is a lifesaving technique employed by anyone in the position of a lifesaver during an emergency. They do so when the victim has stopped breathing or when his or her