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What Time of Day is Best for Exercise?

What Time of Day is Best for Exercise?

A friend recently posted a question on Facebook: What time of day do you like to work out? Answers varied, but most chose morning as their favorite time to exercise. For many people, getting to the gym bright and early is an ideal start to the day. B ...
Everything’s Coming Up (Prim)roses

Everything’s Coming Up (Prim)roses

Primrose oil, in capsule form, has been part of my supplement regimen for ages–I can’t even remember when I started taking it to “keep me sane” during that time of the month, and I’ve continued to take it because it now ...
4 Tips for Taming Stress

4 Tips for Taming Stress

You may have circled a couple of red-letter days on your calendar–days you know are going to be stressful. Maybe you’ve got a deadline approaching at work, a dental appointment or a wedding to attend. During these times, at least we’ ...
Women’s Health for All Ages

Women’s Health for All Ages

Maintaining your health when you’re a woman isn’t exactly easy. On top of everyday worries, there’s a laundry-list of routine checkups to keep up with. Add to that hormonal phases. And like a cherry on top, there are those fine line ...
Moo-ving on from Milk

Moo-ving on from Milk

I’m a woman getting to be around the age where I care about my bones. The irony?   Lactose intolerance appears to be another milestone that comes with this age! It’s not so bad that I can never have dairy, but let’s just say that if ...
Hyaluronic Acid: What’s the Hype?

Hyaluronic Acid: What’s the Hype?

There’s a substance that many health-conscious people are increasingly talking about. It’s hyaluronic acid, also known as HA. HA occurs naturally in the body and is necessary to maintain healthy joints and connective tissues.* And the agi ...
4 Easy Ways to Get More Fiber

4 Easy Ways to Get More Fiber

Most people who adopt a healthy lifestyle know that good digestion is a key factor in the body’s absorption of nutrients. It may seem like a contradiction, but one of the best things we can do to help ensure efficient digestion is by eating fib ...