3 Food Tips to Jump Start Your Memory

Many of us turn to puzzles, exercises, and even apps to help improve our memory, but there are other tastier solutions. Healthy eating is key to preserving your mental health and jump start your memory, as well as preventing cognitive decline. Science has shown time and time again that certain…

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Healing Summer Skin Damage

With the number of beach visitors slowly winding down and pools starting to close for the season, it’s time for us to assess the health of our skin after a long, heated summer. Many summer factors can wreak havoc on the health of your skin including ultraviolet rays from the…

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Get Your Kids to Fall In Love With Working Out!

Physical activity increases blood flow to the brain, feeding it with oxygen and learning-boosting nutrients like glucose. In a study, researchers found that 15-45 minutes of exercise before school reduces fidgeting among children by 50 percent. In another study, with different groups of students, the group that exercised the most…

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3 Healthy Unicorn Drinks

The Starbucks Unicorn Frappuccino caused quite a buzz when it first came up. This pink-and-blue swirl drink boosted Starbucks sells and gave thirsty fans a sugar high with its 59 grams of sugar. Now that this limited edition drink is no longer around, you can make your own healthy version…

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Stressful Summer Activities

With the vacations, warm weather, and long sunny hours, summer should be a time of relaxation. However, that isn’t always the case. Some of the most popular summer activities can actually increase your stress. Popular Summer Activities In 2013, AARP conducted a survey of favorite American summertime activities with 1,000…

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To Work at Home, Or Not?

Working at home is the dream for many employees. They long to save money on gas and answer their email in their pajamas. And while many argue that working in an office is best, there seem to be many health benefits of telecommuting. The leaked memo from the new Yahoo!…

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Summer Diets? Proceed with Caution

Summer diet trends always change, but one diet that seems to be sticking around is the liquid diet. Celebrities like Beyoncé, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Selma Hayek have used it to cleanse their bodies and lose weight. But is this diet right for you? So, What’s the Liquid Diet? A liquid…

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Hydrotherapy: Using Water to Heal

Water is key to a mindful life. While drinking water can heal from the inside out, hydrotherapy is a water based-treatment that heals from the outside in. With hydrotherapy treatments, you can harness the healing power of water for your overall wellbeing. Healing Waters Water has long been thought to…

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