August 23, 2018
Avocados are used as an ingredient in many recipes to give one’s meals a nutritional boost. Just one ounce (28 grams) contains good amounts of healthy fats, fibre and protein. Avocados are also known to have many benefits including those for heart and weight loss. 10 ways to eat avocados Seasoned The most easiest way to eat and enjoy avocados is by sprinkling a pinch of salt and pepper on them. One can also try other seasonings and spices like for example, paprika, cayenne pepper, balsamic vinegar or lemon juice. A fast and easy way to season an avocado...
September 22, 2017
Zinc is regarded as an essential element for the normal growth of humans as it plays a key role during physiological development. Furthermore, it is needed by the body's immune system to work properly and keep you safe from a number of diseases. For those of you who might be wondering, here are some health benefits of zinc: Zinc plays a vital role in weight loss. A number of studies have shown the connection between intake of zinc and a decrease in appetite, which helps prevent overeating and gaining extra weight. Such an effect possible because zinc controls the...
March 09, 2015
If you took a survey of all of the people at the gym right now, most will tell you that they are working out in an effort to drop the excess fat from their body. While cardio exercise (think running, swimming, and cycling) is definitely beneficial to achieving this goal, there are also other things you can do to help you fit into smaller size clothes. Here are five fat stripping tips to consider: Tip #1: Eat more veggies. Vegetables help you lose more fat by adding bulk to your diet without adding more calories. Plus, they are loaded in...
November 28, 2014
When your back hurts, it is hard to enjoy life. Even simple actions such as sitting, standing, and walking can leave you in discomfort or pain, and physical activities that you used to enjoy, like golf with your buddies or playing catch with your children, are no longer possible. That is, until you try yoga—at least that is what research says. In a three-year study which took place in the U.K. and was published in the Annals of Internal Medicine, more than 313 adults who suffered with back pain were asked to take part in a randomized control trial....
February 09, 2014
Blood flow is a function of resistance in the blood vessels, as resistance is lessened, blood flow is increased, and as resistance intensifies, blood flow is lessened. The extent of resistance to blood flow is chiefly a function of the span of the systemic blood vessels. The resistance of the whole systemic circulation is termed the total peripheral resistance. As blood vessels throughout the body become constricted, total peripheral resistance intensifies, with opening, peripheral resistance declines. Resistance to blood flow is intensified with increasing thickness of the blood and the size of the vessel. However, these aspects remain comparatively constant under most conditions. Thus,...