Good health is the most important part of our lives—without it, nothing else matters. A decline in a specific aspect of a person’s health can have a knock-on effect on other parts of their life. The fact is, people of all ages and genders can be affected by health issues.
Across the world, gym lovers are looking forward to their gradual return to their facilities. In different countries, the stringent stay-at-home restrictions put in place to combat COVID-19 are slowly being lifted. Restaurants, parts of the travel industry, and yes, gyms, are in the process of reopening. But following all
Have you ever gone to bed, determined to go to the gym the next morning? But then, when sunrise came, your duvet was just too comfortable to leave? And your resolve wavered. You turned your alarm off and snoozed on, feeling a little guilty. Because you could catch that workout
Gisèle Wertheim Aymés speaks to Dr. Simon Whitesman (MBChB) about why mindfulness is medicine. Dr. Whitesman is a practitioner of medical psychotherapy at Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital in Cape Town and chairman of the Institute of Mindfulness. Q: How did a medical doctor become chairman of the Institute of Mindfulness?
Incredible natural landscapes, friendly people, delicious food, and top-of-the-range infrastructure. Not to mention the crispest, cleanest mountain air you’ll find on earth. These are just some factors that put Switzerland at No.1 in the U.S. News Best Countries ranking at 2020. The island of neutrality in Central Europe beat countries
Reese Witherspoon is an extraordinary mix of a modern-day Hollywood role model and the girl next door. “My grandmother Dorothea always said that it was a combination of beauty and strength that made Southern women ‘whiskey in a teacup’. We may be delicate and ornamental on the outside, but inside
Now that the world is spending much more time at home, your space should be as cozy and as comfortable as possible. You want to enjoy spending time at home amidst all the worry and anxiety that has characterized this quarantine period. There’s a need to stay positive, motivated, and
Everybody seems to be meditating. An ancient tradition that was often synonymous with Buddhist monks, meditation has taken the world by storm and it is continuously spoken about in everyday conversations with many people asking, “so how often do you meditate?” Countless articles have been written about the practice which
We know how chaotic life can be sometimes, especially for people who like to stay busy. If you feel like you haven’t been giving yourself enough time to rest, it’s important to make time for some self-care. Creating a routine for yourself is the best way to practice healthy habits
It’s the start of a new year, and for a lot of us, that means re-prioritizing our health and wellness. That said, a lot of us are guilty of falling into crazy January, restrictive fads that force us to cut back on large amounts of food, that serves to be