• Health,  Nutrition,  Supplements

    Can Omega 3 fish oil treat my high cholesterol?

    The benefits of taking omega 3 fish oil are well researched and documented.  While fish oil can HELP to maintain normal cholesterol levels and maintain healthy blood pressure levels, it is not meant to TREAT high cholesterol levels or high blood pressure problems ON ITS OWN.  It is certainly NOT meant to replace medications or healthy lifestyle practices, like healthy diet and exercise. In other words, if you have high cholesterol or high blood pressure problems, you should not be using fish oil on its own to treat these problems. You will require lifestyle modifications (healthy diet and exercise) and probably medications as well. Fish oil is added to prevent…

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    Nutrition

    Lose Weight : 80/20 Rule of losing weight

    LOSE WEIGHT Wondering why you are not losing the weight you expected, especially if you consume the same amount or type of food everyday (worse on weekend)? To lose weight is not that difficult. Here is the secret…Besides proper diet and supplements, Exercise makes a difference in your life. It’s the 80/20 rule. 80% is what you eat and 20% is by doing simple physical exercise (walk, jog, skip, yoga, aerobic) twice a week. Exercise early in the week for less than 30 mins will have after-burner effect which will last you the entire week. That 20% may just be the thing that makes all the difference. Check out the…

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    Nutrition

    Food and supplements for lifting depressions

    Beyond eating just a bit of comfort food after a long day, what we choose to eat can have a real impact on our physical and mental state. The health benefits of a healthy diet can help to keep the mind healthy. Similarly if your body is not feeling well it can drag your mind down. We have all had bad days. Sometimes it is just life stress, but other times your body may just be dragging because it is missing vital vitamins and nutrients.   While there is no magic diet to cure depression, by eating a healthy diet that gives you all the vitamins and nutrients you need…

  • Fitness,  Health,  Nutrition

    Common Chronic Diseases for Busy People

    COMMON CHRONIC DISEASES The common chronic diseases are: • Asthma​ • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)​​ • ​Diabetes • Hypertension/High Blood Pressure​​​ • High blood cholesterol (Lipid disorders) • Stroke​ More noteworthy, lifestyle risk such as unhealthy diet, physical inactivity and smoking can contribute to the chronic diseases.   STOP SMOKING Moreover, major dangerous Lifestyle habit like Smoking causes gastritis, acid re-flux and and dramatically increases your chances of getting: – Colon Cancer by up to 4 times – Pancreatic cancer by up to 4 times – Coronary heart disease by up to 4 times – Stroke by up to 4 times – Lung cancer by up to 25 times   DRINK WATER REGULARLY…

  • Nutrition

    Lifestyle and diet change is necessary for gout sufferer

    WHAT IS GOUT? Gout is a form of arthritis caused by excess uric acid in the body. The symptoms of gout are due to the formation of uric acid crystals cause severe pain, redness and swelling in the joints and the buildup is due to the foods we eat. You can read more about the causes of Gout here. SUPPLEMENTS FOR GOUT Nutritional supplements for gout: – Detox with digestive enzymes (take after 2 big meals esp lunch and dinner) – Fiber Powder(1 round scoop to 240 ml of water) – take plenty of water(at least 8 cups per day) – consider learning and using TLS 7 days detox menu…

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    Fitness,  Health,  Nutrition

    Recipe and Tips for Good Health

    When it comes to health and fitness, it is important to maintain a balanced diet and lead a healthy lifestyle. We need to move towards a balanced routine so that the future years are trouble-free for us. For this, it is important to start out early with the following tips for good health:   Stop Smoking Smoking affects the body and the mind. Once you stop smoking, you can experience certain notable changes such as better looking skin, whiter teeth, better sex and an overall improved way of life. Around 25% of smokers die out of smoking-related diseases such as cancer, heart ailments and chronic bronchitis. Quitting smoking can give…

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    Dash Diet Alternative,  Diets,  Health,  Nutrition

    Beginner’s Ketogenic Diet Resources for Weight Loss and Health

    WHAT IS KETOGENIC DIET? First of all, some may ask, what in the world is Ketogenic Diet? A keto or ketogenic diet is a low-carb High Fat diet, which enables the body to burn fats rather than glucose (derive from carbohydrates) for energy . It has many proven benefits for weight loss, health and sports. That is rather a simple explanation of a keto diet, you can read a detailed one here. KETOSIS Ketosis is a alternative form of energy which uses ketones which are produced from the breakdown of fats. All glucose stored in the body, which is supplied by carbs, must be used up before the process of…

  • running stamina
    Fitness,  Health,  Nutrition,  Weight Loss

    7 Stamina Secrets (for the gym and work)

    What is Stamina? Stamina is the measure of the ability to continue moving forward regarding physical or mental challenges. A noun meaning “the ability to sustain prolonged physical or mental effort.” How to Build Stamina First establish baseline of what you are comfortable with. Whether it is lifting weights, running or other activity. Over-working out can cause a loss of forward progress. Get Sleep. Melatonin and/or a magnesium, vitamin B, and zinc blend can aid in body repair. I take a product from Optimum Nutrition called ZMA. I have noticed waking up earlier more refreshed. In the past I have had similar results from a similar product that contained calcium…

  • Reishi Mushroom
    Diets,  Fitness,  Health,  Nutrition,  Supplements,  Weight Loss

    14 Secrets of the Reishi Mushroom

    Welcome to flu season! As your coworkers cough and sniffle through work despite their misery, you are left to ponder the real question at stake: when are YOU going to get sick? It’s time for you to bow out of flu season altogether. To that end, I humbly introduce to you the reishi mushroom, also known as the best anti-flu medicine you’ve never heard of. What is Reishi Mushroom Reishi mushrooms are tough, woody fungi whose medicinal use originates in ancient China. You may have also heard them called Lingzhi, which is an older word that combines a Chinese term that means “miraculous,” “divine,” “spirit,” and “effectiveness” (ling) with a…

  • belly fat loss
    Diets,  Fitness,  Health,  Nutrition,  Weight Loss

    5 Easy Ways to Loose Belly Fat Fast

    Fat is one of those things that everyone knows about, but which nobody really knows how to explain. How to loose belly fat fast? On a person, it’s that flubby stuff hanging off of your waist that you can grab with your hands. In cooking, it’s an important part of making food tasty, or even edible. Think butter or olive oil. But the bottom line on fat comes from chemistry: fat is a kind of molecule that’s slippery, has a low melting point, and is actually quite important for your health. It’s true! Everyone knows that too much fat in your diet can lead to high cholesterol and triglyceride levels in…