When your legs ache, you can usually lie down and relax to alleviate your symptoms. But for people who suffer from Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS for short), relaxing only makes them hurt more. According to the National Institutes of Health, as many as... Read more
People are busier than ever in today’s fast and furious lifestyle. This constant stress can have a negative impact on your health, contributing to ailments like insomnia, emotional overeating and high blood pressure. Unless you’re lucky e... Read more
If you’re looking for a new way to jazz up your fitness routine, why not try dancing? With the popularity of TV dance shows these days, there’s never been a better time to put on your dancing shoes. Why should celebrities have all the fun... Read more
Your workplace may be a bacterial breeding ground—germier than a public restroom! Think about how long that cheese ball sat in the conference room, the number of hands that have reached into the candy jar in the lobby, and the last time you pro... Read more
While many of us have an easy time showering other people with love, we find that Cupid has yet to hit us with the "body love" arrow. Don’t wait for Cupid! Begin today to start appreciating, accepting and yes, even loving your bod... Read more
I'm fairly new to the diet and exercise scene does anyone have any healthy recipe suggestions or favorite exercises y'all do something to make this fun would be helpful thanks in advance :)... Read more
I have RLS (restless leg syndrome) forgot to take meds last jight. It was 3am befor I fell asleep. Just slept half the day away and I am still fighting this cold. Really discouraged today. I know what I need to do, I don't feel like doing it.... Read more
I'm committed but have to stay motivated. The food part of losing weight I can deal with. I just have trouble with the exercise part...no one around to be a fitness buddy, dogs in the neighborhood, and no money for a gym. How do you all keep motivate... Read more
I had a "Shallow Hal" moment. Remember the scene where he's in bed and she takes off her panties and throws them to him...and they're HUGE? I took mine off this morning and that's exactly what it seemed like. I don't feel that big. 😕... Read more
If packing up a house, don't dither over items you're not sure if you want them packed or are unsure how to pack them. Keep moving and working on the sure things. You'll find while you're showering or doing other tasks, your mind will be working be... Read more
Mow the lawn and pull weeds!! you burn a bunch of calories, and you can sit down with a nice ice water afterwards and enjoy the scene of how lovely your house looks!!also cleaning house (doing some heavy duty cleaning) is just as nice! I love feeling... Read more
We all know that watching violence on TV or in the movies can affect how violently people act in the real world. Researchers have been studying this phenomenon for years, and based on their findings, concerned citizens have lobbied for and won such t... Read more
At SparkPeople, it won't surprise you to learn, we encourage our employees just as much as we encourage our members. That same philosophy, of healthy living, making your life an adventure, and setting small goals en route to larger ones, is embraced... Read more
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