September 29, 2018
Depression is a common mental health problem in the world today. It is an illness that can affect many aspects of everyday functioning such as interfering with concentration, motivation, bringing about an overwhelming feeling of sadness and losing interests in activities that one once used to enjoy. This is a disorder that has increasingly afflicted people worldwide and according to statistics, about 15 million Americans suffer from depression every year. Major depressive disorder, often simply called depression, is caused by a number of reasons such as mismanagement of mood by the brain, stress, certain medications, health conditions, etc. Many...
September 26, 2017
Kids, particularly in today’s technological world, need physical activity so that they can build their confidence, coordination, and strength. Doing a level of physical exercise in their life would also lay the basis for a healthy lifestyle. Children who don’t partake in physical activity have been observed to be prone to obesity and other health issues later in life. Make fitness fun for your kids When parents hear the word fitness, they automatically think that the only way to make their kids fit is by putting them in organized sports. Of course, there are benefits of signing up your child...
July 10, 2017
Wondering about what to eat to stay healthy? Well, there’s a whole lot to choose from. You just need to know where to look. Fruits and berries: These are incredibly tasty and easy to add into any diet as they need little preparation and are best for health. Apples are highly rich in vitamin C, fiber, and various antioxidants. Bananas are known to be the best potassium source. They are also rich in fiber and vitamin B6. Oranges are known for a high content of vitamin C. They also contain antioxidants, fiber, and are incredibly tasty. Blueberries are a...
June 22, 2017
Some people find that they start to feel hungry at a certain time every weekday afternoon. They may even go up to five hours without eating anything, which causes their energy levels to drop significantly. Then they will reach for snacks that are high in fat and sugar. Read on to find a list of snacks which are low in both saturated fat and sugar, and will boost your energy levels: Peanut butter This may be full of calories but its fibre, fats and protein provide give you more energy, prevent hunger and stabilize your sugar levels. Opt...
May 24, 2017
Many of us always have this unanswered question in our mind that what should we eat before and after a workout. We want to know about the kinds of food that can help in burning calories or the ones that will help us bulk up. Due to not having an answer, a lot of people refuse to eat properly. Some of them don’t eat before or after a workout. Your body needs energy to exercise. And not eating properly will have negative effects on your mental and physical being. Experts suggest that there some foods that you can eat...