Skin Care Techniques we Do and Do NOT recommend 

More than 85 million Americans are affected by some skin condition, according to the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD). Skin disorders are more than just itchy annoyances; they can be a real impediment to the way of life. As such, people with skin diseases go to great lengths to deal with those problems, and it isn’t cheap. The same AAD report revealed that Americans spent up to $75 billion in a single year to treat skin … [Read more...]

8 Summer Water Safety Tips for Kids 

When summertime rolls around each year, the opportunity for a variety of water activities comes about, such as spending time on paddle boards or swimming in a pool, which offer fun and exercise for your child. It’s important, however, before engaging in water activities that your child knows how to keep himself safe. And as a parent, it’s up to you to provide the proper instruction and supervision. Here are 8 summer water safety tips for … [Read more...]

Why Everyone Raves About Exercise: The Brilliant Benefits Of Regular Workouts

Doctors have said that if exercise was a pill, it would be the most commonly prescribed drug in the world. Exercise is a natural tonic, which can provide a whole host of health benefits. These days, you can’t move for news headlines or magazine articles extolling the advantages of an active lifestyle, but just why is everyone raving about exercise? If you haven’t discovered the benefits of regular workouts yet, here’s a guide to give you … [Read more...]

Taking Care Of Yourself When Your Ill

It is nice to have friends and family around you when you aren't feeling your best. In fact, sometimes, it is hard to know what you would do without them. It is essential though that you can take care of yourself too. And, this doesn't mean the big things like driving, and heavy lifting or rushing your recovery. Instead, it means booking things like home care and drinking enough water.  Here are some tips to help you take care of … [Read more...]

Healthier Alternatives to Common Home Cooking Ingredients

Eating a healthier diet is about more than deprivation with calorie or carb cutting, it’s about eating a diet rich with nutrients that keep your body running in the best way it can. Most people believe eating a healthier diet would require a major lifestyle overhaul, but even small changes can make a huge difference. Swapping out one ingredient for another in the same foods you already eat can be an opportunity to lower your cholesterol content … [Read more...]

Benefits of Staying Active

Living in the age of constant advances in technology may make pulling up directions to get from one place to the next easier, however, it can have a greater negative impact on your overall health than you may think. Staying active is something everyone needs, and yet sadly most people don't due to a sedentary lifestyle spent staring at devices. Thankfully, there are several easy ways to get your daily exercise. Put Down Your Electronic … [Read more...]

Health Tips for the Whole Family

Being in charge of a household is a lot of work! You have many responsibilities, such as earning money, keeping your home clean, driving the kids to and from their various activities, and preparing meals for your family. Another job you have is to keep everyone in your home healthy. This is not always an easy job, but it is a very important one. Below we'll share some tips and tricks you can use to keep everyone in the family healthy and … [Read more...]

Keys to Being a Healthy Mom

While being a mom can be one of the most joyous and fulfilling experiences of your life, it is not an easy task. This is true no matter what age your kids are as you give yourself over to their needs and keeping a healthy, happy, and clean household. It can be very easy to lose yourself in taking care of your children. This focus on others can come with weight gain, frustration, the flare-up of chronic conditions, and a lack of focus on the … [Read more...]

Getting Into Summer Shape

Living a healthy lifestyle comes with a number of benefits, but we often focus even more when summer comes around. Although health and fitness are year-long goals, there are steps you can take to make that extra push. Here are a few tips for getting into summer shape. Professional Help Many people are able to stay in excellent shape without relying on expert help. However, a few sessions with a personal trainer can help you develop a … [Read more...]

Different Causes Of Cold Sweats And When To Worry 

Everyone reacts differently when they found out about an irregularity in their bodies. These irregularities can be the sudden appearance of rashes on parts of the body, an unknown lump in your neck, and even having cold sweats. A lot of people will be worried and will make an appointment with a medical authority as soon as possible. Other people will shrug it off, expecting the symptoms to get away soon.   As a mother, you can't help but … [Read more...]