Posts tagged exercise
Five simple ideas that you can use to find time to exercise

When it comes to exercise, we all have good intentions. Then something happens, or rather does not happen. We cannot seem to find the time or the desire to finish what we wholeheartedly started.

Whenever we incorporate something new into our life, whether it is diet or exercise, we must first realize that it is, in fact, new. We must incorporate a new habit into our lives on a daily basis. And, therein lies the problem. We are so stuck in our patterns that we do not even begin to know how to add something else onto our to-do list.

So what do you do?

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The Snowball Effect of Exercising

Everything we do in this universe has a trickle-down effect that comes along with it. If we smile at others, others smile back at us; if we are in a bad mood, others will pick up on that and become edgy as well. This is known as the snowball effect. Did you know, however, that exercise could have a snowball effect as well?

Well, it can. Exercising is not only good for you; it is good for the universe as well. There are so many positive effects on ourselves from exercising, yet we do not realize how many positive results it can have on those around us at the same time.

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The secret to boosting your metabolism if you're over-40 revealed

One of the main purposes of metabolism is to store and use energy. After 40 years on the planet, it stands to reason that our metabolism will slow down. People over 40, tend not to be as active as they used to be and may not be taking in the proper amount of nutrients.

When we were younger, we had our mothers to reinforce that we ate all of our broccoli or no dessert. After 40, we have no one to regulate us but ourselves. That is why we need to do all we can to ensure that we boost our metabolism after 40.

But how can we ensure continue to store and use energy as much as we did before we hit the big 4-0

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What are the effects of exercise on the aging body?

Studies are showing that a sedentary lifestyle benefits no one and can lead to all kinds of health issues such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol, and even abnormal sugar levels.

Some of these studies even show that sitting down for long periods during and after eating can have adverse effects.

While everyone knows the importance of exercise for a healthy life, not many individuals are aware that being physical early enough in life means keeping aging and its associated ailments at bay for even longer.

The earlier you start taking control of your physicality and finding a physical activity that you enjoy, you provide yourself with many benefits.

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5 tips for a healthy diet

Is your diet killing you?

There are so many different diet lifestyles out there these days and many have conflicting information: eat grains, don’t eat grains, no dairy, no carbs lots of meat, meat is bad for you. The list is endless.

Is it any wonder we, on the whole, are confused? And if there was one ‘wonder’ diet, wouldn’t we all be doing it and feeling amazing?

So, what should we eat for a healthy diet?

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