7 TIPS TO KICKSTART A HEALTHY FRESHMAN YEAR

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We live in a digital era that allows us to perform most of our daily activities without much physical effort. We can order our food online, entertain ourselves, or communicate with our friends without leaving our room. However, there is a downside to this story. When our body is young it feels as if nothing can harm us but as …

THE HIGHS AND LOWS OF CBD

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Users claim that cannabidiol, or CBD oil can reduce pain, treat depression, and may even promote heart health. But is the hype just hype or will this make Big Pharma simply green with envy? Let’s explore the two most common questions surrounding this relatively new player in the world of health. What is CBD oil? This dark sticky substance extracted …

SHOULD YOU EXERCISE WHEN YOU ARE SICK?

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By Faith Ellis It’s that time of year again: cold and flu season. You have spent all year eating right and exercising regularly so your immune system is ready for the worst. Bring. It. On. Inevitably, even the healthiest of us get sick at some point. Before you know what hit you, you wake up one morning with a foggy …

NEW SCHOOL LUNCH IDEAS FOR YOUR WHOLE FAMILY

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School bells are ringing long and hard, and once again parents everywhere are faced with healthy and no-so-healthy lunch choices.  If you are like many, you tend to grab whatever you can easily toss in a plastic bag before walking out the door with kids. CEO’s of your fit family Always try to have a solid plan against the self-proclaimed glory of …

YOUR BRAIN ON EXERCISE

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Your Brain On Exercise: Fighting Mental Illness with Fitness By Trevor MacDonald When we think about tackling mental health conditions like depression, anxiety, and even stress, most people think of medications. But in reality, nature is our best source of mental, physical, and emotional health.  Staying active can help fight mental illnesses. Your brain on exercise is a beautiful thing.  …

HOW TO KEEP YOUR LUNGS HEALTHY & WHY

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October is Healthy Lung Awareness Month   It is officially October, which of course means Breast Care Awareness month, but it is also National Healthy Lung month. Lung Health Day is October 28th, so this is a perfect time to bring awareness. Lung health is important to me because over the course of a year, I watched two very loved …

TOP 5 VITAMINS WOMEN SHOULD BE GETTING

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By Faith Ellis Vitamins are natural compounds in our bodies that are essential for proper growth and function. They are micronutrients that can be found in food and supplements and are necessary to consume since our bodies cannot synthesize them. While there are thirteen different vitamins our bodies need, we have compiled a list of the top 5 vitamins women …

6 TIPS THAT WILL SAVE YOU MONEY ON YOUR FITNESS JOURNEY

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A new pair of workout capris, a cool twisty-back tank, the latest, ‘has-everything’ treadmill… the fitness world is full of spending opportunities.  It is not hard to indulge in the trendy fitness craze and it is super tempting when a product claims it will make you fit and healthy for good!   In the long-term being healthy should actually save you …

FACTS ABOUT YOUR BODY AND HOW TO USE IT TO YOUR ADVANTAGE

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By Grace Carter There’s a lot to know about the human body, but most of us will only ever find out a tiny percentage of it. Have you ever been curious as to how your body works?  Read on for some highly useful facts, and how you can use them to get the most out of your health. Fitness facts …

BREATHE! THE IMPORTANCE OF BREATHING IN FITNESS

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By Jane Sandwood Breathing is the only autonomous mechanism of the body that we can control. How and when we breathe dictates much of our overall health.  In fact, inefficient breathing is linked to not only lung and chest pain, but also upper-body muscle aches and fatigue. Strong breathing practices are especially important for workouts (of any variety), because your body needs to …

10 WARMUP SECRETS TO RAMP UP YOUR EXERCISE ROUTINE

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By Ashley Lipman   Want to climb to new heights in your regular exercise session? Effectiveness depends on your warmups a lot more than you probably realize.   Dynamic warmup techniques are now the gold standard when it comes to warming up in the world of sports, cheerleading squads, dance teams, and a host of other high-intensity team efforts.   …

STEPS TO ACHIEVING OPTIMAL WELLNESS

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BALANCE YOUR HEALTH BALANCE YOUR LIFE By Jane Sandwood When it comes to achieving optimal health, you get exactly what you give your body in return. As humans, we strive to achieve happiness, good health, and overall wellness. We want to become the best versions of ourselves rather than the average Joe.   However, not everyone understands the importance of optimal …

KEEPING YOUR INNER CIRCLE SMALL

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MEASURING UP YOUR INNER CIRCLE By Desiree Hendrickson I’ve been told you are the “average” level of success measured by the 5 people you spend the most time with. If you sat down right now and wrote out the names of those 5 people, where do you stand in that inner circle? How is your time spent with each individual? …

5 REWARDS THAT DO NOT INCLUDE FOOD

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5 NON-FOOD REWARDS By Faith Ellis Nailing your workout and sticking to your healthy meal plan is a major success and a sure way to hit your health and fitness goals. When you meet your goals, you probably have a reward in mind that keeps you motivated to keep going for the goal and treat yourself when you get there. …

YOUR DIGESTIVE SYSTEM & YOUR GUT

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TRUST YOUR GUT By Christine Anne Schmieden Poor digestion affects 70 million people every day. Think about it. Our digestive system manages a number of important processes from the breakdown of our food to nutrient absorption to running a two lane highway for communication to and from the brain. If our digestive system is in order, we feel great. If …

SENSUAL ESSENTIAL OILS FOR LOVE, ROMANCE & PASSION

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**CAUTION: WILL CAUSE ROMANCE Out of the basic five senses our sense of smell is often the most under-appreciated and under-utilized. When we smell something it sends a message to and from the brain. You may find a certain scent reminds you of a familiar setting and bring about memories and feelings of another time and place. There are scents …

ARE YOU GETTING ENOUGH SODIUM?

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SALT101 By Tammy Patnode We are always told to avoid sodium for the negative effects it has on the body.   But what about the positive effects? 

5 TIPS TO TRAIN AROUND AN INJURY

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TRAINING WHILE INJURED By Felicia Williams Whether you’re just starting to find your groove in the gym or you’re a competitive bodybuilder, injuries can happen to us all. When you push your body, sometimes you can go too hard and have an injury – like cranking it out on that extra mile run or simply have a minor accident like …

COMBAT ACNE USING TEA TREE OIL

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MILLIONS OF ADULTS SUFFER FROM ACNE In fact, an estimated 70% to 90% of young adults, both males and females, suffer from acne prone skin. Recent studies show that there is an increasing amount of adults facing acne issues as well. Yet so many are unable to find a treatment that actually works!

A BUSY MOMS GUIDE TO STAYING FIT

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Whether you’re a new mom trying to get your pre-baby bod back or a seasoned veteran balancing busy schedules of middle schoolers, staying fit is hard. It requires time …that we don’t have and discipline …that is usually spent elsewhere.

But it’s important.
With so many demands, it crucial that we take care of ourselves and make our health and fitness a priority and Felicia knows how to get it all done!

EATING FOR A HEALTHY HEART

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Eating for a healthy heart does not have to be boring!
You have many options for amazing food and flavor while keeping your health in check.
Check out some of these tips and suggestions to get you started on the right path.

THE IMPORTANCE OF BALANCE

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When we allow ourselves to recover and reflect from how crazy life can get, it also helps remind us that keeping the balance in our lives is the most difficult task with the greatest reward!! Find out how…

ARE ESSENTIAL OILS SAFE TO CONSUME-FAQS

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NOW essential oils are manufactured and tested to be the highest quality and purity available, but why do some manufacturers allow for ingesting their essential oils while others do not? Find out exactly what is “safe” to ingest, what is not “safe” to ingest and why…

A LITTLE BITE HERE A LITTLE BITE THERE…FRUSTRATED WITH FAT LOSS

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If you find yourself frustrated with your fat loss efforts, you may want to take a closer look at exactly what your diet consists of. It may be a few little things that are adding up quickly that you aren’t even realizing.

HELP FOR PROBLEM KNEES

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So many people have knee problems. You can use these exercises as pre-hab or re-hab. That means you can use them to prevent injuries in addition with your current training program or to rehabilitate an already existing problem. Always make sure to consult your physician before you begin an exercise program.

CRAZY FUN ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS THIS SUMMER

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Are your kids glued to the tv while the summer is wasting away? Do you want your kids to step A-WAY from the videos and toss the controller?
Are your kids already busy playing outside but want some fun new activities that YOU can be involved in too?

Why Integrated Supplements Whey Isolate Protein is Right for YOU

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By Ryan Clark We know you are a busy mom and wife but tell me more about Karen Voigts. My husband Adam and I have three children; 7, 5, and 1. I work full time as a commodity broker and Adam is a farmer. We feed cattle and have a custom baling and wrapping business, I primarily help with the …