Reaching For Relief
Some days, nagging back pain, achy joints or a piercing headache really gets our attention. And the stress of our hectic lifestyle can push our pain levels even higher. It’s hard to put in a day’s work and concentrate fully when our aches and pains act up. Even low-level pain is distracting, yanks our chain. So what do we normally do? We reach for a pain reliever from the medicine chest … like aspirin, ibuprofen, acetaminophen, or to take the edge off the aches from a chronic condition, we take something stronger that our doctor prescribed. You don’t want to do this too often. Narcotic addiction is real and starts with chronic use of narcotics. This article is intended to introduce you to alternative therapies for pain.
Supercharge Your Workouts with This Key Protocol! Plus, discover the 5 best nutrition tips from Blue Waters Resort trainers!
Recently, I returned from a fabulous vacation with my mother and two teenage daughters. We were in Antigua at the Blue Waters Resort enjoying a living wellness retreat, and I must tell you, what an invigorating experience that I will gladly repeat! I returned feeling full of energy and my body is tighter and more toned after my workouts with my wonderful trainers, Kristin and Fatima. Not only did they help me focus on physical exercise, but we also discussed healthy lifestyle habits that I will share with you in a moment.
Discover the Good, Bad, and Ugly sides of Sun Exposure and learn how look forever Young.
Do you constantly worry about the effects the sun can have on your skin? Are you getting more and more confused with the conflicting information you’re reading about the sun and which is the best anti-aging path?
It can become very confusing when some experts advise taking strong precautions against sun exposure while others say that direct sunlight is not that harmful because your body needs it to create vitamin D…
Today, you’ll learn about the risks of sun exposure and harmful UV rays, and also how to prevent sun damage so you can enjoy healthy, radiant skin and how to reverse sun damage!
There is no one else like you. You have hopes and dreams when it comes to your life and your health; your state of health affects your life. When things fall apart you have to remain faithful to you even when there seems to be a setback. It’s really a set up to do something greater. We’ve all had times when a bad diagnosis is made regarding a family member, friend or yourself and it sets you on a course of eating better and working out like never before, you have high hopes, no one starts something thinking it will fail. Don’t get discouraged when all of your efforts are not turning out the way you hoped and you feel stuck? Don’t worry your time is coming. Sometimes the path you’re taking is not going to take you where you want to go.
Although it’s hard to receive rejection when you have high hopes.
Wondering how this comes into play with regards to your working out and not losing weight?
Read the featured article to learn how some things we do work against us. To be joyful, happy, vibrant and loving who you are requires and understanding of how things work.
As you age, you realize that the older you get, the closer you become to life’s finish on earth. Wouldn’t you love to spend your time here on earth with a better attitude and more happiness? All work and little play throw your body out of balance. It also makes you dull. While age is just a number, if you act ancient and fill your mind with old thoughts, you’re not growing in the right direction.
If you’re feeling depressed, anxious, and your mood is out of sorts, you may be suffering from an imbalance in neurotransmitters.
Neurotransmitters sound like a hard-to-understand technical term, but it isn’t. This chemical substance is important as it allows your brain to communicate with the human body. Based on cells called neurons, the information is conveyed. Neurotransmitters affect your weight, mood, ability to sleep and concentrate.
Nutrition plays a key role in achieving optimum health.
If you’ve kept abreast of the latest news reports, you know that there is a huge variation in regards to quality among nutritional supplements.
Many of the reports reveal shocking information about the products tested.
- Replace processed foods for healthier options:
Replace canned soup for homemade vegetable soup
Frozen dinners for fresh salads and vegetables
Refined sugars for Stevia
Is it gassiness or feeling distended that’s interfering with your life?
Is it from weaker abdominal walls or is from eating a meal?
Causes of abdominal bloating are multiple, from Swallowed air, delayed stomach
Can you be too old to take birth control pills?
At what age should a woman stop taking birth control? This million dollar question is for the woman who dares to stop taking birth control even if she is near menopause or menopausal. Fear of unintended pregnancies and menopausal symptoms keep women on oral contraception. Some women believe taking birth control pills will ease them into menopause, there are no studies to prove that philosophy.