Posts Tagged“health”

Have you heard of nitro coffee? If you haven’t, you’re a little behind. This popular drink has taken the coffee world by storm over the last couple years and has many people wondering whether it’s a gimmick, or if it’s actually here to stay. Nitrogen 101 When nitrogen comes to mind, you probably don’t immediately associate it with coffee. If you’re like most people, you revert back to high school science class or the summer you spent working at an industrial plant. However, nitrogen is everywhere. “Nitrogen gas is one of the most abundant resources on the planet. It makes…

We all have bad habits, or at least areas where we can improve and things we can afford to let go of. However, it is easy to focus on the negative when trying to break a bad habit rather than focusing on the positive and self-care. This is the real key to changing your life and your response to things. Whether you are trying to quit smoking, improve your diet, or exercise more, here are six self-care rules that will help you break bad habits. Understand What Triggers You Typically, a bad habit is triggered by something. For instance, when…

Each year, thousands of drug addicts go through a recovery program – some formally and others informally – and come out the other side clean and sober. But research suggests that a large percentage of these individuals, regardless of sincerity, end up going back to using drugs within a matter of days, weeks, or months. If you’re finally clean after a period of addiction and abuse, you should feel really good about yourself. You deserve to pat yourself on the back and find satisfaction in your progress. But as you’ve likely been told, you can’t let up in your intensity…

To many, liposuction seems like a magical procedure that will eliminate fat without proper diet or exercise. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. There are many things patients should understand about liposuction before jumping in. 1. Liposuction Varieties The term liposuction encompasses a variety of options and methods. There’s BodyTite, for example, which is a minimally invasive procedure that targets fat cells while also tightening the skin. This is different from suction assisted liposuction (SAL), which only sucks out the fat cells. Discuss the options with your plastic surgeon thoroughly. You might be surprised at how many options there are, and…

While you may feel like an anomaly at times, the reality is that tens of millions of Americans struggle with substance abuse and addiction on a yearly basis. And while many go through treatment each year, only a fraction truly experience relief from their addictive behaviors. The question is, how can you have a more successful recovery? 5 Tips for More Effective Recovery Why is it that some people can go through recovery and kick their addictive habits the first time around, while others spend a lifetime relapsing and going in and out of various treatment centers? There are plenty…

Fitness is an excellent personal goal in order to promote a general state of well-being and health that will keep you on top of your game well. Many people have already incorporated a workout routine into their daily regimen, and if that is you then the start of a new year is an excellent time to take things to the next level by following a few simple tips and guidelines so that progress will not stagnate and the workouts will continue to promote an even greater degree of health than before. The key to the game is to try and…

One of the first things we notice about someone, whether we see them every day or we’re meeting them for the first time, is their skin. A broad smile, healthy looking hair, and knockout clothing all help to make a fantastic impression, but if your skin is letting you down then the overall effect can be ruined. Superb skin can be achieved through a combination of the correct skincare procedures and expert dermatological help, so here are five ways for you to get the great looking skin you deserve. Royalty Free Photo 1. Protect Your Skin from the Sun There’s…

There are many easy things you can do that can improve your overall health. Some small changes in your daily habits and routines could make a big difference. If you are looking for easy steps to improve your health, then consider the following advice. A first step to follow towards improving your health is to change your eating habits. Proper nutrition is very important. The main things you need to avoid are foods that contain excessive sugar amounts, artificial flavors and colors, and foods with high amounts of saturated fats. Consuming fresh foods like fruits and vegetables is always advisable…

When you are in need of medical care, the last thing you want to do is have to wait endless hours for it. That said knowing where to seek that immediate medical help can be a difficult task at times. For example, not waiting in emergency rooms is something most will say is important. Unfortunately, too many people do end up having to sit for hours at a time to get the care they need. With that being the case, scoping out the right emergency room center ahead of time is not a bad idea. Among the factors to look…

A lot of people have rhinoplasty, or a nose job, completed. In fact, it is one of the top cosmetic procedures performed the world over. Because of this, Dean Toriumi believes it is important people know the facts about this procedure. This will help them build realistic expectations, while at the same time ensuring the procedure is a success. Dean Toriumi Explains what Happens During Rhinoplasty During surgery: Only so much bone and/or cartilage can be removed. Too much would leave the skin without any shape, which can lead to so-called “polly beak”. The septum must all times remain properly…