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10 Healthy Hacks I Learned In My Twenties

10 Healthy Hacks I Learned In My Twenties

Growing up I was anything but healthy. Soda drinker, fast food consumer, microwaver-of-everything — and when it came to exercise, let’s just say I  could barely  spell the word. Over time I realized that the decisions I made here and now ...
8 Ways to Get a Good Night’s Sleep

8 Ways to Get a Good Night’s Sleep

We all know that one person who can thrive on just six hours of sleep or less. In reality, most of us need seven to nine hours of uninterrupted sleep to reach our full potential during the day. But in today’s busy world, can you really make tha ...
3 Weight-Gain Triggers and How to Avoid Them

3 Weight-Gain Triggers and How to Avoid Them

Do you find yourself tearing open a bag of chips and crunching away after a heated debate with your hubby? Or maybe all that late-night tossing and turning finally drives you from bed, sending you straight to the freezer for a few spoonfuls of ice cr ...
3 Nighttime Skincare Steps You Should Never Skip

3 Nighttime Skincare Steps You Should Never Skip

Q. I usually get lazy and neglect my skin at night. I’m starting to see this bad habit take its toll. What do you recommend for a simple p.m. skincare routine?     Dr. Linda Miles D.O.M. responds: You’ve heard it before: get your beauty s ...
The ABCs of Better Zzzzzzs

The ABCs of Better Zzzzzzs

Are you a terrible sleeper? Do you stay up late working, or worse yet, worrying? Sleep isn’t just a good habit. It’s important for your overall health. Now, don’t come back at me with any of that mess about how you’re fine on ...
3 Stress-Busters to Boost Gym Performance

3 Stress-Busters to Boost Gym Performance

Most people know that exercise is a great way to relieve stress. What rarely gets attention is the fact that reducing stress levels can actually improve exercise performance and recovery. Technically, exercise is a form of positive stress. Your body ...