Archive for July, 2012

Diet to improve tired legs

Friday, July 27th, 2012

Heaviness, pain, swelling, there are many symptoms associated with tired legs and, especially in summer, can be particularly troublesome, because the heat causes the movement of return to work even more difficult than the rest of the year, delaying veins and allowing the accumulation of blood and other fluids in the feet and legs.

diet to improve tired legs

This accumulation is responsible for the appearance of tired legs and varicose veins, very difficult problem and usually only solution we can solve by methods such as leg lifts, apply cold, etc. However, food also plays an important role in improving the tired legs, so it is important to introduce some foods and restrict others in our diet:

Avoid excess salt: No we never delete it from our diet unless a doctor tells us, but reduce the excessive consumption of it, as it encourages fluid retention. Through it we also avoid to indulge in sports drinks. (more…)

Foods that cause halitosis

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

The halitosis or bad breath can come for two reasons: a health problem or a poor diet. If you suffer from this problem and, fortunately, have nothing to do with any problem in your digestive system, you can help control the food that you eat and carrying out some tips.

foods that cause halitosis

The answer most normal bad breath is usually in the food we eat daily. If you reduce the consumption of some of them and you increase the intake of other, you prevent and solve the problem. However, keep in mind that you cannot reduce them as a whole, since many of them are a source of nutrients and vitamins the body needs. Do you want to know what foods you should avoid as much as possible? (more…)

Emotions that influence appetite

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

Is it hard to control the appetite? Know that there are emotions that can lead you to eat more, which sometimes is very difficult to control. One that tends to activate the appetite is the anger, either with yourself or with someone else. To calm the anger, people tend to eat.

emotions influence appetite

Also despair acts in the same way. When your life has no proper control or think whatever you do you always go wrong, either you give importance to what you eat and eat more than you should. It is similarly affected by lack of control in your life. When you feel that your boss absorbs or that everything is above you, it is normal that you think the only taste that you can bestow is the food, and therefore, eat all you want and more than right for your body.

If ever you felt slighted, which often occurs in work environments, you may have been tempted to reward by giving you the pleasure of eating when you have done a good activity not recognized. (more…)

Be more positive!

Monday, July 16th, 2012

Did you know that having a positive attitude about life can help us be happier? Although sometimes we’re low mood or not we are going through a good run, the ideal is that our mind will attract thoughts good and forget all the negatives.

be more positive

Being positive has many advantages. Among others, the negativity can stop you, however, positivism drives you. In addition, many studies have shown that positive people are more happy. These people focus on the positive in others, making them much more enjoyable. And, believe it or not, positive people are more attractive. Who likes to surround himself with people negative?

If you start taking yourself differently and be more positive, you will notice that you have fun more. It’s great that you take life as an adventure, without much fear of failure.

On the other hand, it is important to know that people living in more negative stress and are less happy and successful. In addition, these people can get to lower morale to a whole group of people, sicker and spend more time imagining scenarios bad instead of acting. (more…)

The most common mistakes when dieting

Saturday, July 14th, 2012

Summer is a time when many people decide to lose weight, so that teaches more than at other times of year. However, when making diet most usually make some mistakes, and without breakfast, denying some foods or sleeping most of the day.

the most common mistakes when dieting

Although many are not fully aware, there are a lot of diets for each type of person, but are the recommendations that come to our ears, we usually implement, regardless of whether it is advisable for us. Losing weight is not an easy task and it takes great strength of will. Therefore, it is very important not to make the typical mistakes that are going to talk to you about below. (more…)

Advantages of running barefoot

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

The experts offer different opinions on the run barefoot. One group says it is beneficial to health, while the other group believes the exact opposite. People who like to run barefoot, like Christopher McDougall, author of the bestseller ‘Born to Run’, say that running barefoot improves the tranquility of the corridor and prevents knee and ankle problems.

advantages of running barefoot

The other part is against these findings claiming that it can generate more than one health problem. Here are some of the advantages of running barefoot:

Different investigations carried out have found that barefoot runners have an efficiency of 4% compared to runners with shoes.

There is a developing steady gait that gradually helps strengthen and tone the muscles of the foot, ligaments and tendons. (more…)

Water and health

Saturday, July 7th, 2012

We are all aware that water is vital for life. So much so, that our body allows us to spend several days without eating, but not as resistant to water stress. The importance of this fluid intake further increases during this time, when the chances of dehydration are greater. The recommended daily amount is directly proportional to weight, height and sex of each individual, and their physical activity habits.

water and health

The general rule is that a healthy adult, with an average activity, drink 2 liters of water daily, preferably between shots and not do much during the meal. It is best to drink a pint before breakfast, another means by midmorning, midafternoon and at bedtime.

In one of the most noticeable areas where dehydration is in the skin, as it appears dry, scaly, shredded contact shown: the appearance of wrinkles is a small step. In addition, as a result of dehydration, bowel is deregulated, appearing problems with constipation, discomfort and various ailments. (more…)

How to walk properly

Wednesday, July 4th, 2012

The way we walk not only gives style and elegance, but also affects health. Good posture when walking will help you keep healthy and prevent back pain. One of the most important training of the models is precisely to walk correctly. However, it must be a top model to follow some habits suitable.

how to walk properly

To keep your back healthy, it is necessary that the head is erect, but you should never put stress on the neck, so forget about stiffness. Furthermore, attempts to look go towards the front and never the ground. Similarly, you should walk with your back straight but keep it rigid.

Another of the things you should do is walk with the stomach contracted, although this will happen naturally if you stay straight. In addition, walking the hips should be the protagonists and never stomach or head. (more…)

Why sleep 8 hours

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

Everyone is aware of how necessary it is the sleep and rest for health: helps keep us young, have energy and be healthy. Furthermore, surely you’ve heard a lot of times it is recommended that you should sleep 8 hours a day. But you know why?


Many people try to deceive themselves by saying they do not need that amount of hours sleep, but the truth is that they provide a lot of benefits to health. One of the most important is happiness. People suffering from insomnia or sleep well show that not more likely to suffer depression and alcoholism, while people who get enough sleep are more cheerful and positive. (more…)

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