The recommended daily dietary intake for sugar is a maximum of 10 teaspoons a day (1). However, one can agree that we are all guilty of exceeding this recommendation on more than one occasion. According to a study from the University of North Carolina, American adults continue to exceed this recommendation.
It’s a fact: exercise makes everything better. You sleep deeper, you enjoy your meals more, you move with more confidence and your skin has a healthy glow. However, for a few days each month, the last thing most women feels like doing is hitting the treadmill or even doing a
If there is one nation who understands a thing or two about living well and all that that entails, it’s the French. Not only have they mastered the art of going about their daily lives with an innate sense of style, but because they manage to make their lifestyle look
When it comes to renowned beverages, green tea could rival the early fame days of Coca-Cola. Seen as the healthiest drink in the world, green tea is packed with antioxidants that allow for it to provide plenty of health benefits. Why this tea? Made from the leaves of the Camellia Sinensis
Cramps, tender breasts, bloating and irritability. For the average male, these symptoms may raise eyebrows. However, for the average female, these are simply the familiar effects of PMS. PMS (premenstrual syndrome) refers to a wide range of symptoms that often occur a week before or during a woman’s menstrual cycle.
Gymnastics seems to be a form of movement that many people are afraid to venture into. I mean, it is a little intimidating seeing people doing crazy flips and tricks. However, the principles used to train you up into a gymnast should be used in your daily training routine. More importantly,
When it comes to at-home beauty treatments, sheet masks are an absolute favorite, not to mention a staple item in K-beauty skincare regimes. They help to hydrate, nourish and brighten up the skin and are especially good at tackling dry skin in the winter. Unfortunately, while these masks help to
Ground breaking research conducted at Cedars-Sinai Medical Centre in Los Angeles confirms that daily exercise can improve sexual function in “all” men who suffer from erectile dysfunction (ED). What makes the research so significant is that for the first time a study was done that represented a racially diverse group
The popularity of essential oils continues to grow, due to their ability to alleviate a variety of ailments. Their effects include inducing sleep, reducing stress and promoting an anti-aging effect. With Valentine’s Day coming up, their demand may continue to soar as these oils can also help to boost libido.
Living near water, no matter where, you find it will transform your health. If water intrigues you instantly by its therapeutic benefits, then just know you’re not the only one. In fact, studies have found that there’s a biological connection between us and water. It triggers an immediate response in