4 Ways to Improve your Posture

Though improving your posture is no easy feat, having good posture can help you look and feel better. If you find yourself slouching a lot, take steps to work on your posture in all parts of your life, from walking to sleeping. Though improvement takes time, you can use brain tricks to help you remember […]

What to Eat for Dinner to Lose Weight

Find out what dinner foods can help you lose weight healthfully. When you’re trying to slim down, every meal—and calorie—counts. But that doesn’t mean that dinner has to be a skimpy salad. You can build a filling, diet-friendly dinner (that includes dessert) around these four slimming ingredients. 1. Salad Greens Start your supper with a […]

8 Foods That Are Hurting Your Brain

You know avocados, berries, and dark chocolate (score!) do the head good. But for every brain food out there, there’s another food—sometimes an otherwise healthy one—that’s ready to sap your smarts. Check out these eight foods that can make everything from puzzles to promotions a whole lot harder to crack. Tuna Okay, so a fillet […]

How To Make Your Skin Glow

Nothing makes you feel as confident as having glowing, radiant skin. Great skin makes you look younger and feel healthier no matter what your age or physical condition. Plus, many ways of taking care of your skin give you the opportunity for some serious pampering. So go ahead–make your skin glow. You deserve to look […]

Common Cancer Myths and Misconceptions

Certain popular ideas about how cancer starts and spreads—though scientifically wrong—can seem to make sense, especially when those ideas are rooted in old theories. But wrong ideas about cancer can lead to needless worry and even hinder good prevention and treatment decisions. This page provides the latest science-based information about some common cancer myths and […]

4 Ways to Boost your Energy Naturally with Breakfast

As you sleep, your body is hard at work digesting yesterday’s dinner. By the time you wake up, your body and brain are demanding fresh fuel. “Breaking the fast” is a key way to power up in the morning. Do it right and the benefits can last all day. If you miss the day’s first […]

7 Tips for Healthy Dining Out

Eating at a restaurant doesn’t have to sabotage your healthy diet. Use smart-eating strategies: Plan ahead, consider the menu and choose foods carefully. Preparation Have A Plan  Have a plan. Eat a light dinner if you ate a big lunch that day. Or, if you know ahead of time that you’re going to a restaurant, […]

5 LOW-IMPACT EXERCISES FOR SORE JOINTS

If you’re working full-pelt in your sessions, your joints may be feeling swollen and sore. Perhaps you’ve decided to throw in the towel altogether, and if you’re in that much pain, who can blame you? Ironically, stopping altogether can make the condition feel worse as strength dissipates, fitness levels decrease and the impact of no […]

15 Health Choices Every Woman Should Make!

Make healthy behaviours a habit while you’re still young, and you’re more likely to hold onto them throughout your life. To that end, here are 10 health choices every woman needs to make by time she reaches the big 3-0. (And if you’ve already blown out 30 candles but haven’t made some of these choices […]

Eggs and Cholesterol – How Many Eggs Can You Safely Eat?

Eggs are among the most nutritious foods on the planet. Just imagine… a whole egg contains all the nutrients needed to turn a single cell into an entire baby chicken. However, eggs have gotten a bad reputation because the yolks are high in cholesterol. In fact, a single medium sized egg contains 186 mg of […]