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When your body is happy, you are happy. This is because you aren’t struggling with fatigue, or from lower organ function. Your brain is alert, it is active, and you feel energized. With this increased energy you can go out and do more of the things that you enjoy. New Lifestyle Habits It is only when we find that right balance, after all, that we can lead a fulfilling life. Just as your life requires balance, so too do your efforts towards leading a healthy life. Your Diet is Your Cornerstone When you want to start your health journey, you must always look at your diet first. Your body uses what you put into it as fuel to keep you going, but unlike a car, your body requires a vast array of different substances in order to function at optimal levels. What this means is that vitamins are just as…

Most of us don’t visit our doctor unless we think there’s something wrong. It makes sense, after all, there’s no point popping in for a chat if you feel perfectly well – or is there? Some health problems have very few if any symptoms, so unless you have a routine health check-up, you may not even realize you’re ill. Health Checkup Of course, it could be spotted when you visit the doctor about a problem you are aware of when tests for the symptoms you have described reveal there is something else going on as well. But it’s better not to leave it to chance or fate and get yourself checked over regularly. High Blood Pressure This is probably the most well-known illness that has virtually no symptoms to alert you to a problem. Considering how harmful the condition can be, it seems surprising that it’s not more obvious there’s…

Life is full of good things. The abilities to chase dreams, to fall in love with and marry whoever, to have and raise children, are only a few of the good things about it. Life is not made up of all good things, though, as it does come with its fair share of bad. The bad is draining. It’s toxic. It’s unhealthy. It’s everything that holds you back in life. It’s everything that makes you like any less than the one-of-a-kind person you are. But, fear not, because you can banish the bad in your life, and when you do, you’ll be happier than ever. To find out how to do it, make sure to read on. Clear Negative Energy Whether you’re a believer in fengshui, karma or any of the other things in life that we can’t see but some say they can feel, or not, there are still…

Everyone is living a busy life these days. While little kids need to wake up in the morning and prepare for a tiring day at school, adults need to deal with all kinds of responsibilities and unexpected life challenges besides the usual day at work. All of these factors can take a toll on your mind and body if you are not careful and you don’t know when to stop. Even though it might be tempting to force the human body to keep going, every once in a while you will need to relax and take things slowly. In order to do so, people need to realize how important it is to live a peaceful life. Although it sounds daunting to some or nearly impossible for others, it is good to keep in mind that anyone can change their life for the better if they include a few peaceful habits…

A recent news story from the Sichuan province of southwestern China finally prompted a much needed rubbish removal action on an illegally fly tipped pond. For years, the residents in the area had complained about the smell emanating from the 66,700 square metre area, piled five metres high with waste removal, and infested with hoards of mosquitoes. Rubbish Removal Stories So, to emphasize, years went by while citizen suffered over the lack of rubbish removal. Then, one day a news story about the situation breaks, and the very next day more than one hundred workers arrive on the scene with rubbish removal excavators! Wow! The news media has the power to move mountains…. even mountains of rubbish! They have the power to cause dramatic and immediate change! The only problem is that all too often they don’t cover the rubbish removal stories that need covering the most. This begs the…

Taking care of yourself isn’t something that you should compromise on. It is important that you make a deliberate and conscious effort to do things that help you continuously improve your emotional, mental and physical health. This could mean getting regular massages, going to the gym, or going to your favorite restaurant a few times a week. Time-tested Self-Care Tips Seeing as it varies from person to person, it is your job to figure out what activities or hobbies make you feel happy, relaxed and at peace. On those premises, this article will give you four tips that should help improve your overall wellbeing. Healthy Eating Depending on the current state of your diet, you may or may not have experienced the many benefits that accompany healthy eating. Some of them include increased energy and productivity, being happier and physically healthier, reduced levels of stress, better skin, and of course the ability…

During our busy days, it’s highly important to start out fresh and with tons of energy. The best way to start the day is to incorporate some healthy morning habits into your daily routine. Here are some rituals you should start implementing right now that are super effective and won’t take up too much time. A quick energy boost is guaranteed! Healthy Morning Habits 1. Quick Morning Yoga Sequence Before you step up into your busy and hectic daily routine, activate your energy! Let your body move and renew. A quick yoga sequence is a perfect way to start the day. A 15-minute yoga sequence is a highly effective energy booster. It increases your blood flow, activates your muscles, and purifies the mind because it brings the fresh oxygen to your cells. Your energy is blooming, and you are ready for new challenges. You’ll be more prepared to surmount any…