Can two gardening sessions per week make a difference in your physical and psychological health? In a recent study, this activity produced smaller waistlines as well as improvements in endurance, hand dexterity, cognition and mood.
Just like people, dogs experience stress too. Here are five common signals your pup is feeling anxious and some ways you can help.
Resveratrol, the potent antioxidant substance found in red wine, has remarkable health benefits. So we’re pouring out 8 reasons why you should raise a glass and celebrate. Cheers!
While it’s true that people are living longer these days, it’s not a guarantee. Here are 5 surprising ways to increase your life expectancy.
Most people believe that cancer is hereditary… that if they have the “gene for it” there is nothing they can do to stop it.
When you go on a diet and lose a few pounds, it’s a great feeling. But if you’re like many people, that extra weight may creep back up faster than you would like. Now, researchers are gaining an understanding of why this happens. It turns out that repeated dieting may trick your body into...
Exercise produces great benefits aside from boosting energy, mood and general health. As workouts increase circulation to all parts of the body, including the skin, scalp and muscles, they enhance beauty. Here are some nice perks to expect. 1. Glowing Complexion You’re undoubtedly familiar with how your face feels flushed after a vigorous workout....
Exercise is tied to a reduction in cancer risk. A new study finds even a little exercise significantly cuts the risk of 13 types of the disease.
There used to be a time when most cases of fatty liver were linked to excessive use of alcohol. But these days, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is on the rise. It affects about 30 percent of all Americans, and an estimated 70 percent of diabetics have this disease.
There are plenty of reasons to get up and get moving. Physical activity helps you lose weight, protects your heart, keeps your mind sharp and reduces your chance of developing diabetes. Now, there’s another benefit that you can add to the list… and it’s a big one. Researchers from the National Cancer Institute and...