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7 Foods That Will Boost Your Metabolism and Burn Calories

There are many things about metabolism that can’t be changed, such as age, gender, and inherited genes. Luckily, there is one major factor that you can control: diet. Below are some of the most effective foods and drinks for naturally boosting your metabolism:

The Dangers of Binge Drinking

One out of six American adults binge drinks four times per month, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and most of these binge drinkers are 26 years of age or older. The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism has defined binge drinking as four or more drinks at a time […]

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Migraine Prevention Strategies That You Should Try

While migraines can sometimes respond favorably to certain medications and remedies, every migraine sufferer should also consider a comprehensive prevention strategy that can keep migraines from occurring in the first place. Rather than waiting for the pain to set in before doing something about it, you can take control of your life and decrease the […]

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Five Minutes Each Day Can Help You Avoid Chronic Back Pain

Back pain is not just an older person’s problem. Sedentary lifestyles and work environments have forced people of all ages to look for solutions to back pain. However, instead of using medications and massages to respond to back pain, your best bet for living a pain-free life is to avoid back pain altogether.

Is That Snack Really Healthy? How to Snack Smarter and Lose Weight

When you’re trying to lose weight, snacks can keep your metabolism revved up and give you the energy you need to power through your workouts.  They can also help you stay satisfied and prevent you from overeating at meals.  However, you have to make sure those munchies aren’t doing major damage to your diet.  Let’s look […]

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Causes, Dangers and Prevention Of Obesity

In recent years, obesity has become a major problem in the western world and the rate at which it is increasing is cause for concern, since it affects people from all walks of life. Obesity is a condition where a person weighs considerably more than normal for a person of similar height and build. As […]

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6 Reasons to try yoga

Yoga is an ancient Indian health regimen that has become popular all over the world. This is because research has conclusively proven the many benefits of consistent yoga practice. If you are still in doubt, here are six good reasons to try yoga.

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5 Tips to Get Rid of Belly Fat

Extra flab in the abdomen and around the waist is unhealthy as it can lead to many ailments. In fact, researchers say excess stomach fat can be linked to high cholesterol and blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, and heart diseases. Therefore, it is essential to trim belly fat to stay healthy. This article provides a […]

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5 Alzheimer’s Early Warning Signs

Alzheimer’s disease affects millions of Americans every year, but despite the disease’s prevalence many cases go undiagnosed for far too long. It’s important to understand the early warning signs for Alzheimer’s. When doctors detect the disease early enough, medical interventions can be more effective.

Give the Gift of Health this Season

When it comes to holiday shopping, the newest technology is always a safe bet. People love having the latest devices with the most advanced features. But once January 1st hits, everyone wants to get healthy. Now you can stay one step ahead by giving the newest technology they want now with all the health benefits […]