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
Are you waiting to travel with a significant other or until your children are old enough to join? Don’t! More women are choosing to go it alone or booking getaways with friends, a La Sex and the City, while studies are proving it will make you healthier and happier in
Apple cider vinegar has become the most sought after vinegar in the health community and for good reason. Apple cider vinegar comes from apple cider which is made from apple juice. At first, the apple juice is fermented and this creates apple cider. Apple cider is then fermented and being
According to The Bloomberg Global Health Index, Italians are the healthiest people in the world (1). Using data from the World Bank, The World Health Organization and the United Nations Population Division, Bloomberg evaluated 163 countries. The authors of the study then looked at health risks such as high blood
Don’t let their small size fool you as golden berries are bursting with antioxidant benefits. Native to South America, golden berries (Peruvian ground cherries) are the latest berries being referred to as a superfood. They’re rich in fiber, vitamins, and polyphenols. Goldenberries are also a rare source of antioxidant withanolides.
An ancient Chinese discipline, tai chi has been adopted as an effective and beneficial tool for both mind and body. Consisting of a series of slow, fluid movements and deep breathing, tai chi is a form of exercise that places emphasis on stretching and strength training. It incorporates the idea of yin/yang
Granted, we exist in the digital age. However, exposing our children to too much screen time too early may be jeopardizing their future. With toddlers having high levels of screen time, there is concern about the effect this could have on their development. Thus a recent study set out to
Menopause is a phase in a woman’s life filled with a lot of changes and uncomfortable symptoms. Menopause can occur in your mid-30’s, yet most women experience menopause in their 40’s or 50’s. That being said, there are other factors that can trigger early menopause, such as cancer treatments or
We’ve all heard that a glass of wine a day keeps the doctor away, but just how factual is it? With the growing need to adopt a healthier lifestyle, drinking alcohol can leave us feeling guilty. Thankfully, emerging research continues to highlight the benefits that come from moderately consuming alcohol.