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Did you know? You up your calorie burn by 20% when you vary the pace during a walk versus staying at a steady pace. So walk a little faster, or do a slight jog or sprint, and then back to your normal pace. Easy peasy, right? Get ‘er done, people. For more View Post >
Hey there sunshine! We all know that a little bit of Vitamin D every day is extremely beneficial to our overall health, but let’s be sure that we are using the best sunscreens and keeping ourselves covered up as much as possible. Prolonged exposure to the sun can be harmful to your health, not to View Post >
It’s World Health Day and this year, the focus is on Diabetes… World Health Day 2016 – How to get involved 7 April 2016 Introduction Every year, the World Health Organization selects a priority area of global public health concern as the theme for World Health Day, which falls on 7 April, View Post >
Here’s a HOT TIP: Recent research shows that eating spicy foods once or twice a week might extend your life span, and people who ate them even more had lower rates of heart and respiratory disease. Capsaicin, which gives peppers their bite, is one reason. So are vitamins A, B6, and View Post >
Here’s a few digits that might just open your eyes a little wider. These numbers might make a difference. Take a look. 1 Number of Alcoholic drinks you can have daily before your breast cancer risk rises significantly. And we do mean daily: You can’t save it up for Saturday night. 61 View Post >
HOT TIP: A man’s memory fades faster than a woman’s in a new study by JAMA Neurology. Everyone’s memory skills and brain volume begin to deteriorate after age 30, but after 40, men’s worsens faster. This is attributed to normal aging. So ladies, cut those men some slack.