What is the best natural immune system booster? The body's immune system is responsible for defending against disease-causing microorganisms. Sometimes, the immune system fails, and germs make you sick. However, there are some habits you can develop to boost your immune system. The idea of boosting your immunity is exciting, but it's arduous if you overthink it. That's why you should try these five simple and natural ways to increase your body's defense against harmful germs.
The healthcare industry is constantly growing and adding more jobs as time goes on. Employment in healthcare is expected to grow by about 15% through 2029, which is much faster than average and faster than many other industries. The bottom line? Healthcare is growing, and there are jobs to fill. That’s where you come in.
How you start, your day has a significant impact on how you may feel at the end of it. Starting your day mindfully and productively leads to a more successful day. A good morning routine can also help keep you on track, making it easier to stay in rhythm with your personal goals and maintain healthy habits.
The knee makes it to the list of the most commonly injured part of the body. Knee pain is often associated with the occurrence of wear and tear as we age. Yet, if you maintain a physically active lifestyle, a healthy weight, and strength train your muscles, you can keep your knees healthy. You play a significant contribution in keeping your knees healthy.
Yes, we are living longer, but are we healthier? The reality is, many people don't take in enough vitamins and supplements for a long and healthy life. In a time of incessant diet fads and accessible fast food, we tend to age faster by not taking in the right nutrients. Vitamins and supplements go a long way when it comes to increasing longevity, helping you live your best life.
The SAD season is here and if you’ve noticed that your mood has drastically changed for the worse recently, you’re certainly at the right place. We will be discussing SAD (seasonal affective disorder), its symptoms, and ways to improve the quality of your life this winter!
Everyone has pain. No one gets through life without scratches and bruises and scars. But if you can learn how to rebuild your life after experiencing intense deep pain, it becomes easier to see that pain has a purpose. Pain can lead us from hopeless to hopeful.
The ketogenic diet has been shrouded in controversies ever since it caught the public eye. In the beginning, the keto diet was developed as an alternative to non-mainstream fasting, which had shown positive results in treating epilepsy. Recently, this popular diet captured the world’s attention when people claimed that it helped keep blood sugar levels in check. Diet regimens focused on diabetes are, more often than not, focused on weight loss. It then seems hardly believable and counterintuitive that a high-fat diet is an option. This article is here to bust myths and affirm facts to help you understand the link between the ketogenic diet and diabetes.
Many people suffering from eating disorders are not underweight and turning people with eating disorders away for not being thin enough is a complete injustice! –– the campaigner Hope Virgo is on a mission to change that.
Part of my role as a clinical psychologist working with someone who is grieving the loss of a loved one is to explain that the physical pain and sense of being lost are normal. It’s tough to handle, but it’s normal.
There are many habits that are destructive because they negatively affect people around them. Many of them may not be physically harmful but instead emotionally, spiritually, or mentally destructive to themselves or those around them. In general, we neglect the connection between anxious thoughts and the action we take to cope with those thoughts. The actions actually become part of who we are...
Regardless of what our transitions look or feel like, one thing is for certain —they're an inevitable part of the process. It's natural to want to skip ahead to the next chapter, but by doing so, we're ultimately depriving ourselves of the opportunity to enjoy the present and appreciate the transition...
Being in balance isn’t about restriction or holding back. It’s about aligning with the greatest source of power in our lives. From a state of internal balance, we can create a life that feels super-charged with passion, purpose, and vitality. I’ve learned some powerful practices for bringing our bodies and our lives into balance. Along the way I made some big mistakes. For the details on these and five of the best ways to balance your body and your life, read on.
“Turn off your mind, relax and float downstream,” goes the Beatles song: Tomorrow Never Knows. Ever since the Fab Four went to India in 1968 to study transcendental meditation with the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, the concept of meditation has steadily seeped into Western culture and language. By far the biggest roadblock for most people is they have trouble getting their mind to turn off. Trying to stop the mind from producing thoughts during mediation is the number one reason people quit in frustration. Having Trouble Meditating? Try This...
Why We Don't Feel Like Doing Anything? Have you ever woken up and felt like you don't want to do anything? Energy levels are low, so as your mood and any desire to shift yourself throughout your day using legs... Why do kids run chasing pigeons in a local park and look so happy, vibrant, energetic and content? Because they find their joy in every step they take and in every movement. They seem to be happy to be able to take themselves from point A to point B. They find joy in every movement because most emotions are created by motion which is absolutely true. Therefore, the more we move, the better we feel.
I've been practising yoga for more than 10 years. Nevertheless, the understanding of yoga kicked in not until recently, about 4 years ago. Naturally it came out of observations I made during countless yoga classes. And this is what I found out and what I'm working on ever since...