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The Importance of Physical, Mental and Emotional Self Care Practices

The Importance of Physical, Mental and Emotional Self Care Practices

Photo by Priscilla Du Preez on Unsplash Written by Luke Kornblatt Whether it’s working a job, raising children, or keeping up with our hobbies, we often get so caught up in the daily grind that we forget the importance of self care. The more we […]

This is What Happens to Your Gut When You’re Stressed Out

This is What Happens to Your Gut When You’re Stressed Out

You may not have realized it, but your level of stress has a direct relationship with your gut. Have you ever felt extremely nervous before giving a major presentation? Or have you been so anxious because of a big test coming up that you’ve completely […]

The Six Must-Have Winter Supplements You Need This Season

The Six Must-Have Winter Supplements You Need This Season

Winter can be harsh on your body and overall health. The cold, harsh weather can make your skin dull, your hair brittle, and can lead to sniffles and colds. Other than bundling up, it’s important to take some preventative measures to maintain optimal health. Winter […]

Is Sleep More Important than Nutrition and Exercise?

Is Sleep More Important than Nutrition and Exercise?

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than one third of Americans do not get enough sleep. It has officially become a public health problem, as it leads to numerous health concerns and risks. But is it more important than exercise […]

Could A Magnesium Deficiency Be To Blame For Your Sleeping Problems?

Could A Magnesium Deficiency Be To Blame For Your Sleeping Problems?

If you’ve done everything to try to get or stay asleep (from ditching the electronics, to taking melatonin or trying to exercise to tire your body out), we’ve got news for you! You may be deficient in Magnesium. What is Magnesium? Magnesium is responsible for […]

New Study: Losing Just 6 Hours of Sleep May Increase Diabetes Risk

New Study: Losing Just 6 Hours of Sleep May Increase Diabetes Risk

According to findings of a new study published in the American Journal of Physiology-Endocrinology and Metabolism, losing a single night’s sleep may affect the liver’s ability to produce glucose and process insulin, increasing the risk of metabolic diseases such as type 2 diabetes. The Importance […]