Yes, it's possible to eat certain foods and boost your longevity. Often labeled "super foods," these foods have the ability to not only strengthen the immune system, but to also fight disease, and lower body fat and cholesterol.
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Many people struggle with pain. Whether it's short term from an injury or chronic due to disc issues, neuropathy or Fibromyalgia, we all want to find relief. Pain clinics and medical interventions are great places to begin, but some pain sufferer... Read more
According to the Giving USA Foundation, charitable giving in the United States reached an estimated $295 billion in 2006—a new record. The record-setting donations included $1.9 billion from Warren Buffett, paid as the first installment of his... Read more
Is stress wearing you down? Are your muscles tense and your posture less than perfect? Bringing yoga, a touch of Eastern culture, into your Western lifestyle may be the perfect answer to help you unwind both your body and mind.
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It’s easy to ignore your skin when it’s doing its job right. For most people, basic washing and a little sunscreen is all they need. But when you have a problem with your skin, it can be all-consuming. Acne can break your self-confidence,... Read more
My close friend who is 54, morbidly obese with 2 bad knees and hips and housebound, has just lost her 56 year old husband to cancer. She is alone, in a lot of pain and has been used to her husband doing most things for her. Her doctor will not operat... Read more
Hi! I want to lose weight and be healthy for SO many reasons! For some reason, I start in the morning and fail at some point during the day and end up saying..."Ill try again tomorrow." I want to stop failing and start living, and I now that means ch... Read more
Help! My new job keeps a candy and chip bowl out all the time. It's 10 steps from my desk and I must pass it at least 6x daily. I'm new there, boss is unhealthy so I can't get rid of it. I do have some days I'm strong and pass by but other days....... Read more
Hi, my name is Jerome and I am an emotional eater. There, I said it. I mean, I’ve said it before out loud.But I thought it was important that I write it down. I am a man who is an emotional eater. You know what emotional ea... Read more
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All too often both men and women fail to recogniz... Read more
I need help.
I have a big problem with emotional eating.
I don't want to feel - it is not safe.
Would any of you be able to direct me to resources that might help me learn to deal with this? Possible resources might include a Spark... Read more
Okay, so i am trying to buy healthy, so, i bought some mixed nuts to have for snacks. I know that there are certain things i just can't have in the house because, well, I won't stop eating till it is gone. I just had a gala (medium) apple for my snac... Read more
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