Beating Winter Sadness

It’s February, which is about the time that a lot of us forget what it was like before the weather got dark and cold and grey. Fall seems like a distant memory now, the holiday season is behind us, and you may be feeling more, tired, anxious or sad than usual. In most people, this […]

Five Ways to Stay Healthy This Winter

Colds, flus and other illnesses are common at this time of year. So are injuries caused by slips, falls and other hazards. Here are a few tips for staying healthy and safe this winter. Stay Active You may just want to stay inside on your couch all winter, but hibernating for the entire season isn’t […]

Sticking with your Fitness Goals

Now that 2017 is officially here, many of us are looking forward to the new year, the new challenges and excitement that it will bring. It’s also common to set goals during this time, including fitness goals. We’ve already talked about setting New Year’s resolutions, but what about sticking to these goals? If you’re planning […]

Making New Year’s Resolutions You Can Keep

2016 is coming to an end and, for many people, that means making New Year’s resolutions. Every year, we set these resolutions with good intentions, however, by the time December rolls around again most of us have broken them. Very few people actually stick with their resolutions for the entire year. That said, it’s certainly […]

How a Healthy Lifestyle Can Help Reduce Holiday Stress

Coping with Stress This Holiday Season The holiday season is here and, for many people, that means stress. Money worries, time commitments, family issues and many other matters can cause stress during this season. Stress is harmful to our overall health. Not only does it cause emotional and mental difficulties, but too much stress can […]

Healthy Activities to do with Friends and Family this Holiday Season

Healthy Fun for the Holidays The holiday season is upon us and, for many, that means spending time with friends and family. It is a wonderful part of the season and getting to spend some more time with those you love is always beneficial and exciting. However, during the holiday season, we tend to spend […]

The Holiday Season and Healthy Living

Now that Halloween is behind us, the holiday season is just around the corner.  That means a lot of things, including time spent with friends and family, taking part in holiday traditions and maybe even some travel. For many people, the holidays also mean eating more treats than you usually do and struggling to find […]

How What You Eat Affects Your Sleep

Your Diet and Your Sleep If you have trouble sleeping, you might be at a loss trying to figure out why. There are many different reasons that people have difficulty sleeping, but one reason could be your diet. What you eat can affect how well you are able to sleep at night. The foods that […]

What is the Best Time of Day to Exercise?

When Should You Work Out? Everyone knows that exercise is good for your health. It helps you control your weight, it boosts your mood and it makes your body strong, faster and better able to function correctly. But what is the best time of day to exercise? The truth is that it depends. There are […]

Fall Fun To Keep You Active

Fall is here! Between the leaves changing color, the days getting shorter, and pumpkin spice everything appearing all over the place, all of the signs are there. However, that doesn’t mean that the outdoor fun has to stop! It also doesn’t mean that it’s time to snuggle up in a sweater and avoid exercising again until […]