What is Cholesterol? — How to Control a High Cholesterol Level?

Do you know about 48% of American adults (1) have high cholesterol, and it leads to stroke and heart attack, which are two leading causes of death in the United States? What’s even more frightening is that high cholesterol doesn’t have any symptoms; you only know when you go through a screening or have aContinue reading “What is Cholesterol? — How to Control a High Cholesterol Level?”

Start Your Morning Off With a Kick: Why a Smoothie Is Best For Breakfast

Here is a fresh idea to start your day off with a kick. No, I am not talking about coffee, but a great tasting, energy-boosting, heart-healthy smoothie. Smoothies are a wonderful way to get your daily vitamins and minerals in and they will not leave you bloated and sluggish like those frozen and then microwavedContinue reading “Start Your Morning Off With a Kick: Why a Smoothie Is Best For Breakfast”

The Importance of Men’s Health Over the Age of 40: Fitness, Nutrition, and Lifestyle Change

If you’ve never cared about your fitness and didn’t practice regular exercise, never followed any diets till you reached 40, now is the time to take a step. Because once you’ve passed this age, there’s no going back. You’ll be stuck in the current situation as you have been in for the past 40+ years.Continue reading “The Importance of Men’s Health Over the Age of 40: Fitness, Nutrition, and Lifestyle Change”

13 Life-Changing Reasons to Cut Out Added Sugars

Sugar has been lately used in every food and drink, even in sauces. That’s why it has reached an alarming situation as sugar has many disadvantages related to your health. In the past decade, sugar consumption has abruptly increased. According to a recent study, Americans consumed about 11 million metric tons of sugar between 2020/21Continue reading “13 Life-Changing Reasons to Cut Out Added Sugars”

10 Teas That You Should Try Because of Their Enormous Benefits

Since tea is one of the most consumed beverages, it’s necessary to know how it reacts to your body and what you get out of it. As there are many kinds of tea and each one has its own benefits, it’s vital to know each one in detail, so you can decide which one youContinue reading “10 Teas That You Should Try Because of Their Enormous Benefits”

3 Great Healthy Eating Styles Mediterranean, Vegetarian, and Vegan Diet

The three types of diets, which include Mediterranean, Vegetarian, and Vegan diets, have become very popular in this era. There’s a lot of confusion between them among many people. Somehow, they are not sure which one to choose because they are unaware of their differentiation. That’s why we have compiled information on these diets toContinue reading “3 Great Healthy Eating Styles Mediterranean, Vegetarian, and Vegan Diet”

What is the DASH Diet? — How the DASH Diet Solved My High Blood Pressure?

High blood pressure is the most caused health problem, and more than a billion people are affected worldwide, and the number is not decreasing by any chance. Even though the number has been almost doubled in the last 40 years, causing severe health problems that lead to heart disease, stroke, kidney failure, and more, byContinue reading “What is the DASH Diet? — How the DASH Diet Solved My High Blood Pressure?”

What’s in a Name: The Meaning of Food Labels

I wrote a blog not too long ago, Understanding Food Labels: A Matter of Life and Health, and in my blog, I discussed the importance of reading and understanding the nutritional labels placed on our foods and drinks. I was recently asked about food labels and I thought this would be a great time toContinue reading “What’s in a Name: The Meaning of Food Labels”

All You Need to Know About Salmon and Its Health Benefits

I recently started eating salmon and I find that I truly enjoy this delicious seafood. As I started purchasing and preparing my salmon, I realized there are many things that I did not know about it. I always heard that salmon was good for you, but why? What are the benefits of eating salmon? IContinue reading “All You Need to Know About Salmon and Its Health Benefits”

Why Water Is So Important to the Health of Your Aging Body

People seem to carry water bottles everywhere they go to remain hydrated. When your water intake is less than your water output, you become dehydrated. However, dehydration is a common problem in a warmer climate, during strenuous exercises, high altitudes, and with older adults. Dehydration is a severe condition leading to heat stokes, sudden death,Continue reading “Why Water Is So Important to the Health of Your Aging Body”