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Jessica Malen

Seven Tips to Bring Mindfulness into Your Holiday Celebration

by Jessica Malen

It can be all too easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the holidays. To help combat the stress, we have created a guide to help you slow down and savor every moment, so you can… Continue Reading →

Lettuce Grow Together

by Jessica Malen

At Asset Health, wellbeing is more than a job, it’s a way of life. So this past spring and summer we started a garden at our Troy office, not only to add some beauty to our grounds, but to offer… Continue Reading →

Who Should Be Gluten-Free?

by Jessica Malen

What Does It Mean to Be Gluten-Free?      Being gluten-free means not eating the protein called gluten. Gluten acts as the glue that holds foods together and helps them maintain their shape. Gluten is found in grains, such as wheat, rye… Continue Reading →

Alternative Ways to Fit in Fitness at Work

by Jessica Malen

We all know exercise is important, but sometimes scheduling the time for it can be a challenge. Luckily, all you need is 15 to 30 minutes and you can fit in fitness on your lunch break or throughout your workday…. Continue Reading →

Snacking During the Workday: 101

by Jessica Malen

When you’re hungry during the workday, it might be easy to grab some greasy chips or a sugar-riddled candy bar from a vending machine or convenience store. These food choices might seem like a suitable choice, but over time the… Continue Reading →

Five Old-Fashioned Remedies That Are Still Relevant

by Jessica Malen

Physicians are increasingly calling on the practices of age-old medicine now more than ever to treat ailments like constipation or congestion as research continues to support the benefits. Some home remedies can save you a trip to the doctor and… Continue Reading →

Yoga 101

by Jessica Malen

What Is Yoga? “Yoga is a mind and body practice with historical origins in ancient Indian philosophy. Like other meditative movement practices used for health purposes, various styles of yoga typically combine physical postures, breathing techniques, and meditation or relaxation,” according to… Continue Reading →

Be Here Now

by Jessica Malen

How to Incorporate Mindfulness Into Your Busiest Workdays Slowing down can be challenging when you are moving full-speed ahead five days a week. We’re constantly bombarded with emails, phone calls, text messages and meetings – the list goes on. Consciously… Continue Reading →

Inspired Infusions to Beat the Heat: Your Summer Hydration Guide

by Jessica Malen

Did you know when you feel thirsty you are already dehydrated? You lose water continually by sweating, digesting and even just by breathing, so it’s important to keep rehydrating. Aim for at least eight 8-ounce glasses (or almost 2 liters)… Continue Reading →

Traveling? Here’s How to Prevent Fatigue and Jet Lag

by Jessica Malen

When you’re traveling, it can be challenging to adjust to a new sleep routine, especially when you’re changing time zones. Jet lag is caused by an imbalance in the body’s natural clock from traveling to different time zones. Our bodies… Continue Reading →

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