November 22, 2017
If you’re someone who wants to live a healthy life, it’s best for you to gain advice and help from professionals. Of course, you can listen to what your friends have to say. However, the best health-related results are observed when you have professionals to help you out. Hitting the gym or even exercising at home is an important part of staying fit. But you need to do more than just burn calories. You need to focus on your nutritional intake. A healthy body can only be achieved after striking the right balance between exercise and your diet. Stuffing...
May 22, 2017
A sudden desire to eat something is called a food craving, and we have all experienced it. Random food cravings can be annoying for people who are trying to remain healthy. Snacking at inappropriate times can easily get rid of all the success you’ve made while trying to stick to a healthy diet and exercise routine. Being on a diet doesn’t mean you have to starve yourself. You can still control food craving by eating healthy snacks. Some healthy snacks that can stop any craving are listed below. Dark chocolates It is a wrong assumption that chocolates can make...
May 06, 2016
Supplements. Some people love them, others hate them. While everyone is certainly entitled to their own opinion about supplements, the problem comes in when the opinion is formed based on misconceptions. Here are the six of the most common: They are a replacement for food. Supplements should supplement, not replace. Ideally, you should get most of your vitamins and minerals through eating a well-balanced diet. Supplements should add to that, ensuring you’re getting everything you need or providing the nutrients you aren’t getting through your diet. More is better. You should always follow dosage recommendations to ensure you’re taking...
March 02, 2016
When most people think about blood sugar issues, they think about diabetes. And it’s true. People with diabetes have a more difficult time controlling their blood sugar than people who don’t this particular condition. However, even if you’ve never received this medical diagnosis, you should still be concerned with your blood sugar levels as they are very important to dietary control. Blood Sugar and Cravings Have you ever went a few hours without eating, only to find yourself craving chips, cookies, or fried foods in larger than normal amounts? This is because, after going so long without food, your...
June 16, 2015
If you follow the health and wellness field at all, then you likely already know that spirulina, also known as blue-green algae, is very good for you. It is used to help your body meet its nutritional requirements in regard to protein, vitamin B, magnesium, and iron, while also removing the substances it doesn’t need as it is known for its detoxifying qualities. Additionally, it has been suggested that spirulina has the ability to speed up weight loss, ease stress and fatigue, and boost the function of your immune system. So, how can you get more of this one...