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Articles About healthy lifestyle

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    SEP 17, 2020

    How to increase joy and fight quarantine fatigue

    Cabin fever. Stir-craziness. Stuck-inside-itis. It goes by many names. And with more people staying home during the COVID-19 outbreak, it’s picked up a new one: quarantine fatigue. ... Read More >

    TOPICSCORONAVIRUS & COVID-19healthy lifestyleMental Health and Wellnessself-care

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    SEP 04, 2020

    5 foods with a surprising amount of sugar

    One great way to eat healthier is to consume less sugar — especially added sugars, which are added to foods and drinks during processing and preparation. Consuming too much added sugar can lead to health issues, including type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and obesity. ... Read More >

    TOPICSEat Healthyhealthy lifestyleHeart HealthNutritionSugar

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    AUG 13, 2020

    Disinfect, sanitize, clean: What works for COVID-19?

    There are many unknowns when it comes to how COVID-19 is spread. What we do know is that the virus is more commonly spread by person-to-person contact (within about 6 feet). 1 This is why physical distancing and sheltering in place is encouraged at this time. ... Read More >

    TOPICScleanhealthy lifestylelive wellwellness

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    JUL 14, 2020

    Move your body to ease your mind — 4 workouts for mental health

    Most people associate exercise with physical health — but what’s good for the body is good for the mind. Regular workouts can help improve your mood, sharpen your mind, and help you feel healthier and happier overall. ... Read More >

    TOPICSexercisehealthy lifestyleMental Health and WellnessStress Management

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    JUL 02, 2020

    Create a calming space in your home with these decor tips

    Having a space you enjoy spending time in can help you relax, unwind, and unload stress. From colors and cutting clutter to sunlight and scent, here’s how to refresh your home — even if it’s just a small corner of it — to create a cozy spot as you stay safe at indoors. ... Read More >

    TOPICShealthy lifestyleMental Health and WellnessStress Management

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    JUN 24, 2020

    10-minute HIIT workouts for busy days

    On a busy day, exercise is often the first thing cut from your to-do list. But you don’t need to skip your workout completely. Instead, try micro-workouts. You can still get the health benefits of exercise in just 10 minutes. What’s the secret to micro-workouts? Doing high-intensity interval training, also called HIIT, during your brief 10 minutes. ... Read More >

    TOPICSexercisehealthy lifestyleStay Active

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    JUN 24, 2020

    What you need to know about CBD

    The buzz around CBD is at an all-time high. CBD, or cannabis-based products, are hailed by devotees as natural cure-alls for all sorts of health conditions — everything from chronic pain to anxiety, insomnia, and more. And the number of products you can get your hands on feels like it grows more and more every day. There are CBD beauty products, CBD foods, CBD drinks, CBD pills, and even CBD pet products. ... Read More >

    TOPICSCBDhealthy lifestylepain management

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    MAY 03, 2020

    Forest bathing: What it is and why you should try it

    In 1982, the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries created the term shinrin-yoku, which translates to “forest bathing” or “absorbing the forest atmosphere.” The practice encourages people to simply spend time in nature — no actual bathing required. It’s also very low impact, which means you don’t have to go for trail runs or do an intense hike. The goal of forest bathing is to live in the present moment while immersing your senses in the sights and sounds of a natural setting. ... Read More >

    TOPICShealthy lifestyleMental Health and WellnessoutdoorsStress Management

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    APR 09, 2020

    6 simple yoga poses you can do anywhere

    Right now, it’s especially important to care for the whole you — mind, body, and spirit. And since we’re spending our days at home, it’s more important than ever to get our body’s moving whenever possible. ... Read More >

    TOPICSexercisehealthy lifestylemental healthPractice WellnesspreventionYoga

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    FEB 24, 2020

    Detox diets and cleanses: What our clinicians have to say

    Curious what a detox diet looks like? The Beyoncé-popularized “Lemonade Diet” promises digestive detoxification — and rapid weight loss — through the power of about 12 daily glasses of lemon juice and water mixed with cayenne pepper and maple syrup. Some intermittent fasting fans tout similar rewards by limiting their eating to a 4-hour window each day. And then there’s the coffee enema colon cleanse. Yes, coffee enema. ... Read More >

    TOPICSdietEat Healthyhealthy lifestyleNutritionplant-based diet