9 incredible effects of fasting

‘One Soup, Three Sides’: The Japanese Art of Eating Healthfully

  |   Diet, Food, Health, Health Awareness, Nutrition, Ways to Eat Healthy, Weight Loss   |   No comment

↓ The eating style ichiju-sansai offers lessons in portion size and nutrition According to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development’s (OECD) Obesity Update released in 2017, more than one in two adults and nearly one in six children are overweight or obese in OECD member countries. Despite this global...

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5 Things You Can Do to Decrease Systemic Inflammation That Have Nothing to Do with Food

  |   Healing, Health, Health Awareness, Inflammation, Sleep   |   2 Comments

↓ “While dietary change is a great first line of defense, calming inflammation calls for a multi-faceted approach that delves into all aspects of lifestyle.”   When you’re looking to calm systemic inflammation—the kind of chronic, low-grade immune reaction that can wreak havoc on your health in all...

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Three Sensual Practices To Do With Your Partner Tonight (That Aren’t About Sex)

  |   Health, Health Awareness, Healthy Life Style, Romance   |   No comment

↓ “These three practices all have the key quality of inviting pleasure while reducing stress.”   Happy couples don’t necessarily have sex, but they definitely have intimacy. There are plenty of reasons a couple may not want to have penetrative sex—grief, stress, injury, or specific physical concerns that...

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Focusing on What Matters, Moment By Moment

  |   Heal, Health, Health Awareness, Healthy Mind, Meditation, Mental Health, Mindfulness   |   No comment

  We in the modern West assume that the normal mind is a healthy one. But a "healthy mind" is still subject to many types of distress, including depression, anxiety, frustration, restlessness, boredom, and resentment. Only when such imbalances are excessive are we advised to seek...

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Three Emerging Insights About Happiness

  |   Health, Healthy Habits, Healthy Life Style, Well-being   |   No comment

New research adds depth and complexity to our understanding of the major keys to living a happy and flourishing life. Last month, researchers from over 60 countries gathered at the International Positive Psychology Association’s 6th World Congress in Melbourne, Australia, to share cutting-edge insights on the science of...

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Leg Health Connects to Your Brain

  |   Brain, Grow, Health, Healthy Body, Healthy Life Style, Research   |   No comment

↓ Want to keep your noggin happy? Pump those legs! Boosting neurological health doesn’t depend solely on doing crossword puzzles and eating walnuts. A new study suggests that in order for neural cells to be produced in the brain, using the legs—especially in weight-bearing exercise—is vitally important. ↓ The...

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