Fitness • Well-being • Beauty
Health and Beauty Benefits of Honey
Definitely one of the sweetest treats that nature has to offer, honey is a very popular food product that is said to have numerous health benefits. This sticky, amber-colored liquid not only gives one gustatory delight, it acts as a natural vitamin for the body. Those who would rather avoid taking drugstore-bought creams and pills have resorted to using honey as their organic solution for health and beauty problems.
What makes honey such a wonderful health product? Honey is made of amino acids, vitamins, and minerals that work like a miracle on several ailments. The nutritional properties of honey are dependent on several factors. The first one is the kind of flowers that the [...]
Essential Nutrition for Women Over 50
Women of all ages should be conscious of their health, but those over the age of 50 should be more particular when it comes to how they take care of their body. As we get older, our bodies became less resistant to disease, which can lead to serious health consequences in our later life. Middle-aged people also find it hard to lose weight when needed because metabolism slows naturally when we get older. Given these facts, proper nutrition should be painstakingly observed among the middle-aged.
One of the most important things that we should remember when it comes to the health of mature women is that the need for energy lessens and the need for more protein increases. The decrease in energy requirement is [...]
Self-Pampering Ideas for Girls with Style
If you have been working all week, chances are youíre now stressed and messed up. Feeling this way is not beneficial for your overall health and satisfaction so take some time to relax and pamper yourself with style. As a general rule, make it a point to rest on weekends whenever possible. Get yourself some "me" time and engage in activities that will help you feel better about yourself. After all, you deserve some pampering after working very hard.
There are many things you can do to get rid of your stress, and here are some ideas to help you out:
1. Read a book. Reading enhances your vocabulary; it also gives you more ideas and lets you enjoy your time. It exercises [...]
8 Helpful Ways on How to Balance Motherhood and Your Career
Being a mother is very exciting and interesting all at the same time. It is indeed joyous to be a mother especially with a really cute baby in your arms. But for 62% of women, motherhood seems to be something that negatively affects their career. This astonishing number is a reflection of how serious the battle between motherhood and career is.
For most mothers, going back to work after giving birth is very difficult. You will experience a whole different level of stress, relationship conflicts and complications, plus pressure imposed on you and your family because of a new baby to take care of. And thatís why itís important for you to think for a second what you need to do as a new mother.
What Antioxidants Can Do For Your Overall Health
Eventually weíll all grow old and experience wrinkles, slow movement and poor health. But until then people are coming up with different ways to slow down the aging process, from Anti-Aging creams to drinks and even exercise. The long list of rituals goes on. But one thing is certain: the things we eat matter most on how fast or slow we age.
Science has come up with different things to pacify menís cravings for youth but the best discovery they have so far is the ability of antioxidant (flavanoids) properties against the aging process. Now hold on, donít think that swallowing a mouthful of antioxidants can make you look ten times younger. It is specifically stated that antioxidants slows the aging process [...]
Fitness, Cleansing, and Meditation with Yoga
In todayís fast paced and stressful environment, women are starting to take on very important roles not just at home but in the office and at work. As more and more women build their careers and climb the corporate ladder, more and more women are also searching for ways to stay in focus, stay healthy and stay in shape as they take on bigger challenges. Thus it is not surprising that many women are finding exercise and fitness regimens such as yoga very helpful.
Yoga is believed to have originated in India, not just as a way to keep oneís body in shape, but as a way to keep oneís mind and spirit in focus. It is a form of meditation and many believe that it is a good way to cleanse and detoxify onesí system. [...]