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Make This Holiday Season Feel Like a Holiday

by Beth Czischke

The word “holiday” is synonymous with the word “vacation,” however holidays are rarely as relaxing as vacations. Once costumes are put into storage after Halloween, it seems like holiday planning is in full swing. Much of the stress associated with… Continue Reading →

Exercise to Stay Energized This Holiday Season

by Jen Bucciarelli

Between indulgent holiday meals and scrumptious sweets galore, it can be challenging to keep holiday weight gain at bay. Even though this season can be a flurry of parties, shopping, family gatherings and commitments, you’re never too busy to exercise…. Continue Reading →

Belgium Has a New Food Pyramid: Should the USDA Take Note?

by Jessica Malen

Did you know? Belgium has updated their food pyramid this year in an astonishing new format. Read on to discover just how this European country may be turning things upside down for the world in terms of health guidelines.  On… Continue Reading →

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 →

How to React to a Stroke F.A.S.T.

by Beth Czischke

Oct. 29 is World Stroke Day. Knowing the signs of a stroke can save your life or someone else’s. If you suspect someone is having a stroke, it’s important not to waste time trying to get a hold of a… Continue Reading →

Let’s Change the Way We Talk About Mental Health

by Maya Munot

Do you ever casually throw around words like “depressed,” “suicidal” or “OCD?” These mental health terms have seeped into our everyday language, but it’s as simple as this: medical conditions, including mental health disorders, don’t make for good metaphors. Mental… Continue Reading →

Unique Therapies That Could Help Remedy Your Sleep Troubles

by Maya Munot

Sleep hygiene describes the actions you take throughout the day that impact your quality of sleep at night. Examples of these actions include: keeping electronics out of your bedroom, avoiding caffeine or dinner close to bedtime, and lowering the lights… Continue Reading →

Enjoy Family Bonding With a Backyard Campout

by Maya Munot

Before summer ends, help your kids rediscover the outdoors by camping in your own backyard. This is a great way to encourage them to spend less time watching television and more time in nature. And the best part is it’s… Continue Reading →

Prebiotics May Help Relieve Your Nighttime Stress

by Maya Munot

A new study suggests that getting your fill of foods rich in prebiotics may help you cope with stress. Researchers from the University of Colorado discovered in their study, published in the journal Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, that regular amounts of… 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 →

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